Story last updated at 12:27 p.m. Friday, September 6, 2002

Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby August winners
Monthly winners win $1,000, $750, $500, $250 and $125

Name Residence Weight Charter Date

1.Scott Darlow Houston, Texas 290 Daniel's Personalized Aug. 25

2.Paul Lemek Rockville, Conn. 278.2 Grizzly Charters Aug. 5

3 John Dunn San Francisco 264.6 Grizzly Charters Aug. 28

3.Roland Frame Banks, Ore 261.2 Homer Ocean Charters Aug. 15

4.Frank Stevens Eagle River 240.2 Homer Ocean Charters Aug. 15

Clayton McDowell is your derby winner with his 347-pounder, while Texan Darlow takes home the August title with his 290-pounder. The derby is now over but will return next May as it has for past 17 years. Vendors, who sold more than 15,000 derby tickets this summer, will gather with the rest of the derby family at the annual banquet on Sept. 14 at 6 p.m. at Land's End Resort.

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