Previous Winners


 

 

Date 

Weight Boat City Angler
1957 143.5 Mary Z LaGrange, NC. Jimmy Croy.  First Marlin landed off Morehead, caught aboard Bill Olsen’s Mary Z
1958 428.5 Dolphin Salisbury, NC C.L. Safrit
1959 397.25 Bunny Too Durham, NC J.D. Rivers
First Fabulous Fisherman’s Blue Marlin Tournament 1960
1960 390.5 Bunny Too Petersburg, VA Carroll Williams
1961 474.5 Tom n’ Jerry Cherry Point, NC J. Duckett/W., Turner
1962 487 Sea Hag Raleigh, NC Dr. Leroy Allen
1963 420 Bolo Jr. Raleigh, NC Calvin Koonce
1964 427 Dolphin Charlotte, NC Curt Seifart
1965 - No Fish Landed During Tournament
1966 245 Bunny Too Charleston, SC Ivan Mercer
1967 350 Dolphin Lynchburg, VA Rufus English
1968 538 Red Snapper Washington, NC Jerry Fulford
1969 495 Dolphin 1 Madison Heights, VA Leland Pribble
1970 496 Reel King Morehead City, NC “Bump” Styron
1971 377 Alpha D’Amour Morehead City, NC Carroll Ballou
1972 487 Wahoo Springfield, VA Lance Harris
1973 530.5 Sea Tramp Charlotte, NC John Waldin
1974 451 C’lest la Vie Ahoskie, NC L.B. Britton, Jr.
1975 481.5 Yellow Bird Rumson, NJ Richard Miller
1976 575 Restless V Rockville, MD Bob Donovan
1977 636 Sea Buster Morehead City, NC Rusty Cutshaw
1978 604 Kelly Bean Greensboro, NC Mark Mason
1979 376 Sea Mint   Jim O’Daiell
1980 390 Jet Stream Winston-Salem, NC Margaret Adams
1981 432 Flying Fish Wilson, NC Tom Barnes
1982 398.25 Marlin Darlin Morehead City, NC T. Teeter
1983 459.5 Promises Too Virginia Beach, VA Ken McLeskey
1984 720 Outlaw Windsor, NC Brad Gillam
1985 534.5 Sea Hag Raleigh, NC Bruce Young
1986 608.5 Shearwater Sneads Ferry, NC Susan Mac Rae
1987 576 Midnight Hour Arlington, VA James Edmonds
1988 440 O Four Virginia Beach, VA Randall Link
1989 513 Diamond Girl Charleston, SC Denard Harris
1990 717 Top Dawg Seabrook Island, SC Dub Jones
1991 637 Locomocean Richmond, VA Jimmy Zeigler
1992 514 Outlaw Hatteras, NC Bob Smith
1993 759 Chaser Edenton, NC Kathy Keel
1994 649 Salty Fare   Bob Waren
1995 400 Sea Striker Morehead City, NC Rex Johnson
1996 535 “The Girl Next Door”   Russell Orenstein
1997 646 Ocean Yachts 48 Virginia Beach, VA Norm Schaeffler
1998 564 Waste Knot Raleigh, NC Karl Knudsen
1999 600 Dancin’ Outlaw Harkers Island, NC David Wood
2000* 831 Summertime Blues Kiawah Island, SC Ron Wallschlager
2001 515.5 Sea Striker Morehead City, NC Vince Johnston
2002 541.5 Samanna Kill Devil Hills, NC Kent Copeland
2003 677 Pipe Layer Hollywood, SC J.F. Pedersen, Jr. Jim Pedersen
2004 555 Impulse Morehead City, NC Donald Lane, Jr., Jay Hughes
2005 529 Size Matters Frederick, MD Gigi Wagoner
2006 501.5 Chainlink Goldsboro, NC Wes Segars
2007 613 Bak Bar Mt. Pleasant, SC Montukie Lewis
2008 642 Artemis Mt. Pleasant, SC Darryl Reyna
2009 466 Sea Creature Hatteras, NC Bobby Weeks, Brad Sewell
2010 528 Carnivore Cape Carteret, NC John Parks
2011 652.8 Double B Greenville, NC Travis Stephenson
2012 499.3 Flybuoy Charleston, SC
Todd Baxley
2013 465.3 Hatteras Fever II Hatteras, NC Taylor Miller
2014 754.3 Inspiration Morehead City, NC Captain Casey Wagner, Angler Bruce Brown
*denotes record