Key West Fishing Tournament Kickoff 2014

April 4 – 6, 2014

 FINAL RESULTS

Our thanks go out to all our Anglers and Sponsors for their support in getting the 49th

Key West Fishing Tournament underway!

Congratulations to all this year’s Kick-Off winners!

Junior Heaviest Catch:    22 lb. 4 oz.  Barracuda    Logan Stern, age 13 of Ft. Lauderdale, FL winning $200.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘New Horizons’ with Capt. Bruce Cronin

Most Sailfish Releases:  11  By Anglers, Chandler Peden, Age 14 of Ft. Myers, FL with 10 releases and Dad, Craig Peden with 1 release winning $500.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘Miss Ivory’ with Capt. Jason Johnson

Heaviest Dolphin:   12 lbs.  Angler, Dan Eggert of Cudjoe Key, FL winning $500.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘New Mystery’ with Capt. Ray Eggert                 

Most Tarpon Releases:   11   By Anglers, Logan Stern, age 13 with 7 releases and Dad, David Stern with 4 releases, both of Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Winning $500.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘New Horizons’ with Capt. Bruce Cronin

Most Bonefish Releases:  2  Angler, Pat Bennett of Weston, FL winning $300.00 prize, fishing aboard ‘The Outcast’ with Capt. Tim Carlile

Most Barracuda Releases:  11   By Anglers, Trish Wise of Key West, Kirstie Milliken, Katherine Milliken and Randy Milliken of Cooper City, FL winning $300.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘Strikin Out 2’

Most Permit Releases:  3  By Anglers, Walt Moss of Vinton, WA with 2 releases and Edward Dimmette of Hickory, NC with 1 release winning $300.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘Conch 27’ with Capt. Pepe Gonzales

Heaviest Kingfish:   30 lbs. 12 oz. Angler, Mikael Scherf of Bala Cynwyd, PA winning $300.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘Frenchy Frigate’ with Capt. Ted Lund. 

Heaviest Cobia:  17 lbs. 8 oz.   Angler, Joe Merritt of Key West winning $300.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘Pero Loco’

Heaviest Blackfin Tuna:   22 lbs.   Angler, Joe Merritt of Key West winning $300.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘Pero Loco’

Heaviest Mutton Snapper:   10 lbs. 8 oz.  Angler, Dan Eggert of Cudjoe Key, FL winning $300.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘New Mystery’ with Capt. Ray Eggert

Heaviest Mackerel:  4.32 lbs.  Ricky Ventimiglia of Key West, FL winning $300.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘Keeper’

Heaviest Wahoo: 20 lbs. 8 oz. Casey Nelson of Jacksonville, FL winning $300.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘Easy Rider’ with Capt. Rob Harris

Heaviest Mangrove Snapper:  4.39 lbs.   Angler, Michael Scherf of Bala Cynwyd, PA winning $150.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘Frenchy Frigate’ with Capt. Ted Lund

Heaviest Grunt:  1 lbs. 3 oz.   Angler, Laura Hipps of Land O’Lakes, FL $150.00 prize, fishing aboard the ‘Seahunt 27’

Yellowtail Snapper Division Winners:

** Brian Correia  of Key West, FL winning $405.00 with a 3.17 lb. catch fishing aboard the ‘Stosh’s Toy’ with Capt. Chuck Weitzel

**Brittney Hipps of Land O’Lakes, FL winning $270.00 with a 1.52 lb. catch fishing aboard the ‘Seahunt 27’

 Farthest Traveled Angler, Laurie Dasher of Los Gatos, CA traveling 3,231 miles

 Outstanding Captain:  Capt. Jason Johnson “Miss Ivory”

 

Key West Fishing Photos

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