It did go to waste in the sense that no one had the pleasure of catching it. One of the volunteers did take itJohnnyO19 said:That's a bummer, you hate to see a fish that size go to waste. Last year was my 1st fishing the creek, and overall, I did pretty well. If I can figure out how to get some picts off my cell phone, I'll post some good ones. I guess timing is everything, we hit it real well around the 4th of July. 10 minutes from my moms house is terrific, even if the fishing is slow.GMCO45 said:we pulled one wiper out of a gill net that they weighed at 17lbs even. Unfortunately, it had died in the net.