Canadian leads in Valdez Silver Salmon Derby

July 26, 2012 

Diana Doodehenko holds her 17.88-pound Silver Salmon caught Wednesday, July 25, 2012.


Two monster silver salmon were caught in the Valdez Silver Salmon Derby on Wednesday, and Diana Doodehenko of Canada's 17.88-pound fish was good enough to take the overall lead.

Nicole Shutz of Woodbury, Minn., reeled in a 15.52-pounder to occupy second place. The Silver Derby continues through Sept. 2.

Valdez Silver Salmon Derby

Overall leaders -- 1) Diana Doodehenko, Canada, 17.88 pounds; 2) Nicole Shutz, Woodbury, Minn., 15.52 pounds.

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