#1 Fish Names

Year Name of Fish Named After
2014 "The King Pin" Southgate Lanes
2013 The Big Glove Peerless Ohio Glove Factory
2012 Ole Augie Tom Augsburger
2011 Grand Shannon 150th Anniversary
2010 Ole Dinger Jerry "Dinger" Edinger
2009 Big 65th Anniversary 65th Annual Trout Derby
2008 Bluffton Hospital Bluffton Hospital
2007 Big George George McCune
2006 Big Boehr Dick Boehr
2005 Ole Jack Berry Jack Berry
2004 Bluffton EMS Bluffton EMS
2003 Ole Post 382 American Legion Post 382
2002 Big Roger Roger Edwards
2001 Big Maurice Maurice Fett
2000 Big 2000 Millenium
1999 55th Annual Trout Derby 55th Annual Trout Derby
1998 Big Kookie Clarence Kooker
1997 Big Ed Edgar Cook
1996 Ole Sarg Walt Carroll
1995 Big Si Si Diller
1994 Buckeye Gold Club 50 Years
1993 Big Fred Fred Herrmann
1992 Big Herb Herb Conrad
1991 Ol' Kaiser William Kaiser Gaffee
1990 Big Ike Paul Eikenbary
1989 Big Wib Wilbur Bracy
1988 Big John John Herrmann
1987 Old Roger Roger Mullenhour
1986 Jumbo Jim Jim Herrmann
1985 Old Charlie Charlie Swank
1984 Little Mo Kenny Moser
1983 Big Ox Ralph Augsburger
1982 Mighty Milt Milton Edwards
1981 Ol' Forrest Forrest Steinmaw
1980 Golden Crusher Stone Co 75th Anniversary
1979 Jubilee TTT Corp 75th Anniversary
1978 Old Smokey Bluffton Volunteer Firemen
1977 Coach A.C. A.C. Burcky
1976 Old Glory Bicentennial Celebration
1975 Big Arb Arden Baker
1974 Big Gill John Gilbert
1973 Fast Freddy Fred Tschantz
1972 Ol' Oscar Oscar Wenger
1971 Big John John Amstutz
1970 Big Benny Eugene Benroth
1969 Qwik Silver 25th Anniversary Trout Derby
1968 Big Les Lester Neuenschwander
1967 Big Jess Jess Manges
1966 Old Demps Denver Augsburger
1965 Old Tuffy Gerald Swank
1964 Oily Irvin Commemorate Local Oil Fever
1963 Big Buck Not named for person or event
1962 Big Buck Not named for person or event
1961 Old Grand-Dad Bluffton Centennial
1960 No Name No name for prize fish
1959 No Name No name for prize fish
1958 No Name No name for prize fish
1957 No Name No name for prize fish
1956 No Name No name for prize fish
1955 Big Stoney Stone Co 50th Anniversary
1954 Big Goldie TTT 50th Anniversary
1953 Big Pete The Pickeral