Mac Heines, above left, Adeeb Aouad, center, and Matt Jackson, all of Sylvania, head back to shore after braving the cold waters of the Maumee River to fish Saturday off Buttonwood Park in Perrysburg.
Ryan Stricklin of Sylvania, left, casts near the icy shoreline of the Maumee River. Saturday was the first day he and his three friends had been out fishing together this year, though they said they generally come a few times a week in the summer.
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