ANNAPOLIS — Kenny Harvey, 12, Oakland, is one of the 15 lucky anglers who caught tagged fish during the second week of the 2nd Annual Maryland $1,000,000 Fishing Challenge: The Return of Diamond Jim.

Kenny Harvey was fishing with his grandfather when he caught a rainbow trout in the Youghiogheny River on June 9. His mother said he skipped basketball camp this year to learn how to fish. Kenny’s decision has paid off as he now qualifies to win $1 million.

“I didn’t know what the tag on the fish was for but we were excited after we read the tag and called the phone number,” Harvey said.

When asked what he’d do with $1 million, the soon-to-be 7th grader from Southern Middle School said, “I’d probably, being that I’m 12 years old, spend a little but have to save some for my future.”

Other qualifying anglers through June 11 are:

* Michael A. Nyalko, Leonardtown, bluegill in St. Mary’s Lake on June 6

* Jocelyn Murcle, Havre De Grace, bluegill in the Rising Sun Pond on June 6

* Clint Williams, Fort Washington, bluegill from Myrtle Grove Pond on June 7

* John Talliferro, Lothian, largemouth bass in Piscataway Creek on June 7

* Scott Rinker, Friendsville, rainbow trout in the Youghiogheny River on June 7

* Dean R. Fogle, Great Mills, catfish in St. Mary' s Lake on June 8

* Wayne Clifford, Hagerstown, largemouth bass in Greenbriar Lake on June 8

* John Gird, LaPlata, largemouth bass, Wheatley Lake on June 8

* Rich Tomko, Moon Township, Pa., largemouth bass in Deep Creek Lake on June 9

* Ronald Opel, New Salem, Pa., smallmouth bass in Deep Creek Lake on June 10

* Brian Grillo, Coal Center, Pa., brown trout in Cherry Creek Cove on Deep Creek Lake on June 10

* Napoleon Jackson, Millersville, catfish, Lake Waterford, June 11.

* Brett King, Jefferson, largemouth bass, Boyd's Lake on June 11.

* Jesse Binegar, Oakland, rainbow trout in Swallow Falls State Park on June 11.

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