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
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' VikingSkip McAllisterMike Hickey | Destin, FLBlue Marlin553
2017Breathe Easy, 68' VikingPatrick IvieChad Postle | Fairhope, ALDolphin27.9
2017Geaux Deep, 58' VikingJoe Hebert2 blue marlin, 3 white marlinRelease1600
2017Don't Blink, 56' VikingSkip McAllisterBill Horn | Pike Road, ALWahoo67.5
2017Born2Run, 72' VikingMyles ColleyDana Foster | Pensacola, FLYellowfin169
2016Rise Up, 54' VikingJason HallmarkScott Poppell | Savannah, GABlue Marlin838.2
2016Aldente, 70' VikingBrad BentonEmeril Lagasse | Miramar Beach, FLDolphin36.6
2016Born2Run, 63' HatterasMyles Colley4 blue marlinRelease2000
2016Lucky 2, 51' BertramTommy GreenLynn Layton | Decatur, ALWahoo112.2
2016Marlin Darlin, 70' VikingMatt CondonKenny Tamm | New Orleans, LAYellowfin190.6
2015Cotton Patch, 60' HatterasJohnny DorlandLance Hill | Orange Beach, ALBlue Marlin899.6
2015CE, 65' HatterasRussell CraftScott Cooper | Mobile, ALDolphin47.0
2015Pier Pressure, 50' VikingBrian Lord3 blue, 1 white, 1 unidentifiedRelease1875
2015Back Down 2, 57' Miller MarineGary JarvisMike Duffessy | Newnan, GAWahoo61.3
2015Rigged Right, 32' TopazGary MatherneJeremy BranningYellowfin175.3
2014Reel Worthless, 64' VikingMyles ColleySteve Brown | Pensacola Beach, FLBlue Marlin594.9
2014ReHab, 65' HatterasHall BohlingerTim Howard | Lafayette, LADolphin48.2
2014Done Deal, 70' VikingJason Buck2 blue marlinRelease1000
2014Share-E, 76' VikingKevin FrelichSherry Polk | Raymond, MSWahoo68.4
2014Black Tip, 61' Buddy DavisSparky McCannChris Crosby | Destin, FLYellowfin131.9
2013CE, 65' HatterasRussell CraftScott Cooper | Mobile, ALBlue Marlin613.4
2013Chasin' Tail, 68' WeaverClayt JamesRyan Engquist | Baton Rouge, LADolphin51.3
2013Testing the Water, 68' VikingMatt Dunn2 blue marlinRelease1000
2013Restitution III, 45' CaboRed CoughlinSteve Bozeman | Magnolia, TXWahoo55.5
2013Reel Fire, 60' VikingMike RobertoKate Ferrara | Holden, LAYellowfin164.1
2012Done Deal, 56' VikingJason BuckTravis Dorland | Mobile, ALBlue Marlin783.6
2012Done Deal, 56' VikingJason BuckLance Hightower | Jaco, Costa RicaDolphin42.3
2012Inlet Magic, 64' Billy HoltonJeremy Miles1 blue marlin, 1 white marlinRelease700
2012Summertime II, 31' AlbemarleHoward HiceRod Morris | Panama City, FLWahoo91.1
2012Testing the Water, 68' VikingMatt DunnJake Breaux | Morgan City, LAYellowfin190.1
2011no blue marlin weighedBlue Marlin0.0
2011Quick Time, 56' Ocean YachtPatrick IvieMichael Burroughs | Laurel, MSDolphin44.0
2011Team Galati, 76' VikingCraig Clark1 blue marlin, 5 white marlinRelease1500
2011Conundrum, 61' VikingJimmy CrochetDon MacMaster | Mandeville, LAWahoo59.2
2011Blanchita, 60' BertramRobert AtwellAllen Phillips | Destin, FLYellowfin166.7
2009Jasper Time, 60' HatterasTommy BradenChip Temple | Stockbridge, GABlue Marlin714.7
2009You Never Know!, 64' VikingJoey BirbeckBrian Schwan | Baton Rouge, LADolphin47.8
2009A Work of Art, 68' VikingRon Woodruff2 blue marlin, 1 sailfishRelease1175
2009Britney Jean, 67' BertramDanny TimmsTommy Browning, Jr. | Destin, FLWahoo72.6
2009First Choice, 60' HatterasMike RobertoJohn Pasentine | Mandeville, LAYellowfin171.1
2008Up To It, 60' HatterasJeremy MilesDave Perry | Fort Walton Beach, FLBlue Marlin406.3
2008Shell Shock, 48' VikingMarc WrenJeremy Floden | Pensacola, FLDolphin50.0
2008Honey, 60' HuckinsRay Coleman1 blue marlin, 2 white marlinRelease900
2008Smooth Finish, 54' BertramJacob DawsonAaron Aery | Abbeville, LAWahoo54.7
2008Up To It, 60' HatterasJeremy MilesDave Perry | Fort Walton Beach, FLYellowfin145.1
2007Dreamin' On, 80' GarlingtonRandy HodgekissSteve Keinath | Rifle, COBlue Marlin627.7
2007Sea Spray, 65' ResmondoBill StaffPaul Mayson | Saraland, ALDolphin52.7
2007CE, 65' HatterasRussell Craft1 blue marlin, 1 white marlin (on time)Release700
2007Borderline Crazy, 65' DonziScott TempletonJeff Singleton | Albany, GAWahoo87.8
2007Up To It, 60' HatterasJeremy MilesDave Perry | Fort Walton Beach, FLYellowfin179.0
2006Big Adventure, 60' BonnerJimmy WallerSean McClellan | Pensacola, FLBlue Marlin692.6
2006Fly By, 74' VikingMarco GaonaJames Justice | Lawrenceville, GADolphin53.1
2006Reel Addiction, 56' VikingRobert Davis3 blue marlinRelease1500
2006Mollie, 58' G&SJeff ShoultsBrad Cole | Carrollton, GAWahoo89.5
2006First Choice, 60' HatterasDennis PasentineDennis Pasentine | Mandeville, LAYellowfin170.3
2005Wishbone, 58' HatterasHarold McMillanMark Delaney | Magnolia Springs, ALBlue Marlin624.3
2005Recent Release, 58' HatterasRandy DavisLarry Carr | Birmingham, ALDolphin46.3
2005Knot Now, 60' Miller MarineJeremy Mullis1 blue marlin, 2 white marlinRelease900
2005Blue Heron, 50' HatterasScott KettenringCandace Knowles | Gulf Breeze, FLWahoo95.3
2005Plumb Crazy, 55' VikingJeff RoddenberryTodd Pallin | Pensacola, FLYellowfin174.8
2004Justus2, 45' VikingBob WelniakTom Stewart | Fort Walton Beach, FLBlue Marlin483.3
2004Mollie, 58' G&SJeff ShoultsRyan Long | Pensacola, FLDolphin44.9
2004Restitution III, 45' CaboRed Coughlin1 blue marlin, 1 white marlinRelease700
2004Expedition, 65' VikingRichard KeoughGlenn Richardson | Abbeville, LAWahoo89.8
2004Island Girl, 50' Glenn YoungBryan LynchSean Thibodeaux | Fulton, ALYellowfin160.8
2003no blue marlin weighedBlue Marlin0.0
2003Seven J's, 80' LazzaraJohn ReaderWade Schaatt | Missouri City, TXDolphin47.5
2003Restitution III, 45' CaboRed Coughlin2 blue marlin, 1 white marlinRelease1200
2003T Sea O, 65' VikingEddie BousegardGrady GalianoWahoo41.0
2003Miss Orleans, 65' VikingGlenn TempletTodd Terrell | New Orleans, LAYellowfin174.5
 
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