WHITNEY POINT (WBNG) -- As of now the Crappie Derby is expected to take place on February 17.
Pre-registration begins next week. You can register at Dick's Sporting Goods locations on Court Street in Binghamton and at the Town Square Mall in Vestal.Officials will be there from Monday through Thursday from 6-8 p.m.
As of Monday it's looking promising for this year's Crappie Derbie. There is currently a foot of ice, which is the standard for the event.
"It'll be nice to have one," said Chuck Sweet, the Coordinator for the Crappie Derby. "We haven't one in, well this'll be the third year, so we haven't had one in two. It's looking good, Dick's is coming back on board so they'll have a presence on the ice, and so it's looking real well."
Officials said they don't anticipate to cancel the Crappie Derbie. The official decision will be made next week by Broome County organizers