Hall of Fame

Updated June 24, 2019

Congratulations to our Tournament Champions! These are the men, women and teams who placed 1st in each division. Be sure to check out the Gallery page where you can see photos of winners and tournament record fish.

First Place Winners

YearBoatCaptainAnglerSpeciesWeight/
Points
2019It Just Takes Time, 62' VikingChris HoodNick Pratt | Theodore, ALBlue Marlin574.0
2019Mollie, 58' G&SJeff ShoultsHugh Flanagan | Guntersville, ALDolphin44.8
2019Chasin' Tail, 80' WeaverClayt James3 blue marlin (on time)Release1500
2019Pair-A-Dice, 66' VikingKirk OgrenKirk Ogren | Destin, FLWahoo55.8
2019Triple Threat, 65' HatterasJeff CultanJeff Cultan | Birmingham, ALYellowfin167.5
2018Can't Deny It, 48'VikingBo KeoughWill Beard | Fairhope, ALBlue Marlin699.2
2018Ultimate Lure, 53' CatamaranDusty ParrishWes Kennedy | Nashville, TNDolphin42.9
2018Born2Run, 72' VikingMyles Colley4 blue marlinRelease2000
2018Jubilee, 68' HatterasJoe MorganSeth McGonigal | Orange Beach, ALWahoo63.8
2018Done Deal, 70' VikingJason BuckKatie Gonsoulin | Houma, LAYellowfin190.2
2017Don't Blink, 56' VikingMike Hickey | Destin, FLBlue Marlin553.0
2017Breathe Easy, 68' VikingChad Postle | Fairhope, ALDolphin27.9
2017Geaux Deep, 58' Viking2 blue marlin, 3 white marlinRelease1600
2017Don't Blink, 56' VikingBill Horn | Pike Road, ALWahoo67.5
2017Born2Run, 72' VikingDana Foster | Pensacola, FLYellowfin169
2016Rise Up, 54' VikingScott Poppell | Savannah, GABlue Marlin838.2
2016Aldente, 70' VikingEmeril Lagasse | Miramar Beach, FLDolphin36.6
2016Born2Run, 63' Hatteras4 blue marlinRelease2000
2016Lucky 2, 51' BertramLynn Layton | Decatur, ALWahoo112.2
2016Marlin Darlin, 70' VikingKenny Tamm | New Orleans, LAYellowfin190.6
2015Cotton Patch, 60' HatterasLance Hill | Orange Beach, ALBlue Marlin899.6
2015CE, 65' HatterasScott Cooper | Mobile, ALDolphin47.0
2015Pier Pressure, 50' Viking3 blue, 1 white, 1 unidentifiedRelease1875
2015Back Down 2, 57' Miller MarineMike Duffessy | Newnan, GAWahoo61.3
2015Rigged Right, 32' TopazJeremy BranningYellowfin175.3
2014Reel Worthless, 64' VikingSteve Brown | Pensacola Beach, FLBlue Marlin594.9
2014ReHab, 65' HatterasTim Howard | Lafayette, LADolphin48.2
2014Done Deal, 70' Viking2 blue marlinRelease1000
2014Share-E, 76' VikingSherry Polk | Raymond, MSWahoo68.4
2014Black Tip, 61' Buddy DavisChris Crosby | Destin, FLYellowfin131.9
2013CE, 65' HatterasScott Cooper | Mobile, ALBlue Marlin613.4
2013Chasin' Tail, 68' WeaverRyan Engquist | Baton Rouge, LADolphin51.3
2013Testing the Water, 68' Viking2 blue marlinRelease1000
2013Restitution III, 45' CaboSteve Bozeman | Magnolia, TXWahoo55.5
2013Reel Fire, 60' VikingKate Ferrara | Holden, LAYellowfin164.1
2012Done Deal, 56' VikingTravis Dorland | Mobile, ALBlue Marlin783.6
2012Done Deal, 56' VikingLance Hightower | Jaco, Costa RicaDolphin42.3
2012Inlet Magic, 64' Billy Holton1 blue marlin, 1 white marlinRelease700
2012Summertime II, 31' AlbemarleRod Morris | Panama City, FLWahoo91.1
2012Testing the Water, 68' VikingJake Breaux | Morgan City, LAYellowfin190.1
2011no blue marlin weighedBlue Marlin0.0
2011Quick Time, 56' Ocean YachtMichael Burroughs | Laurel, MSDolphin44.0
2011Team Galati, 76' Viking1 blue marlin, 5 white marlinRelease1500
2011Conundrum, 61' VikingDon MacMaster | Mandeville, LAWahoo59.2
2011Blanchita, 60' BertramAllen Phillips | Destin, FLYellowfin166.7
2009Jasper Time, 60' HatterasChip Temple | Stockbridge, GABlue Marlin714.7
2009You Never Know!, 64' VikingBrian Schwan | Baton Rouge, LADolphin47.8
2009A Work of Art, 68' Viking2 blue marlin, 1 sailfishRelease1175
2009Britney Jean, 67' BertramTommy Browning, Jr. | Destin, FLWahoo72.6
2009First Choice, 60' HatterasJohn Pasentine | Mandeville, LAYellowfin171.1
2008Uptoit, 60' HatterasDave Perry | Fort Walton Beach, FLBlue Marlin406.3
2008Shell Shock, 48' VikingJeremy Floden | Pensacola, FLDolphin50.0
2008Honey, 60' Huckins1 blue marlin, 2 white marlinRelease900
2008Smooth Finish, 54' BertramAaron Aery | Abbeville, LAWahoo54.7
2008Uptoit, 60' HatterasDave Perry | Fort Walton Beach, FLYellowfin145.1
2007Dreamin' On, 80' GarlingtonSteve Keinath | Rifle, COBlue Marlin627.7
2007Sea Spray, 65' ResmondoPaul Mayson | Saraland, ALDolphin52.7
2007CE, 65' Hatteras1 blue marlin, 1 white marlin (on time)Release700
2007Borderline Crazy, 65' DonziJeff Singleton | Albany, GAWahoo87.8
2007Uptoit, 60' HatterasDave Perry | Fort Walton Beach, FLYellowfin179.0
2006Big Adventure, 60' BonnerSean McClellan | Pensacola, FLBlue Marlin692.6
2006Fly By, 74' VikingJames Justice | Lawrenceville, GADolphin53.1
2006Reel Addiction, 56' Viking3 blue marlinRelease1500
2006Mollie, 58' G&SBrad Cole | Carrollton, GAWahoo89.5
2006First Choice, 60' HatterasDennis Pasentine | Mandeville, LAYellowfin170.3
2005Wishbone, 58' HatterasMark Delaney | Magnolia Springs, ALBlue Marlin624.3
2005Recent Release, 58' HatterasLarry Carr | Birmingham, ALDolphin46.3
2005Knot Now, 60' Miller Marine1 blue marlin, 2 white marlinRelease900
2005Blue Heron, 50' HatterasCandace Knowles | Gulf Breeze, FLWahoo95.3
2005Plumb Crazy, 55' VikingTodd Pallin | Pensacola, FLYellowfin174.8
2004Justus2, 45' VikingTom Stewart | Fort Walton Beach, FLBlue Marlin483.3
2004Mollie, 58' G&SRyan Long | Pensacola, FLDolphin44.9
2004Restitution III, 45' Cabo1 blue marlin, 1 white marlinRelease700
2004Expedition, 65' VikingGlenn Richardson | Abbeville, LAWahoo89.8
2004Island Girl, 50' Glenn YoungSean Thibodeaux | Fulton, ALYellowfin160.8
2003no blue marlin weighedBlue Marlin0.0
2003Seven J's, 80' LazzaraWade Schaatt | Missouri City, TXDolphin47.5
2003Restitution III, 45' Cabo2 blue marlin, 1 white marlinRelease1200
2003T Sea O, 65' VikingGrady GalianoWahoo41.0
2003Miss Orleans, 65' VikingTodd Terrell | New Orleans, LAYellowfin174.5
 
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