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BIG ROCK KIDS
JUly 12TH-15th, 2023
The Big Rock Kids Tournament aims to promote sport fishing among a new generation of anglers while benefiting children’s charities in Eastern North Carolina. The 3-day, total release tournament celebrated its Second Annual event with 69 boats and 275+ participating junior anglers!
2022 BIG ROCK KIDS RECAP!
Congratulations to the winner of the Second Annual Big Rock Kids Tournament, DONE DEAL
A total of 69 boats registered for the 2022 Big Rock Kids Tournament! Over the course of 3 days, more than 275 junior anglers racked up: 40 billfish releases & weighed in 72 dolphin + 42 wahoo! Below are the final tournament results & prize payouts!
DONE DEAL claimed First Place in the Second Annual Big Rock Kids Tournament after three Jr. Anglers released their first Blue Marlin on Saturday. This secured their top place as Daily Release WTA Saturday Winner, Level I First Place Release Winner and Total Release First Place Winner. The total purse for DONE DEAL was $57,500.
Local charter boat, DUE SOUTH earned Second Place with $21,985 in total earnings after securing: 2nd Place Total Release + 2nd Place Billfish Release with 1 Blue Marlin, 3 Sailfish, and 1 unverified Blue Marlin, all released by Jr. Anglers.
FIN PLANNER took home Third Place with $12,990 in total earnings after releasing two Blue Marlin securing: Level I Billfish Release + Level II Total Release 3rd Place!
DEVELOPIN’ HABITS captured the First Place Dolphin prize of $17,595 with a 38.9lb. Mahi. BIG TROUBLE stood in second place with a 31.1lb. bull earning $11,730.
FIN PRINT finished First in the Level V Wahoo Division with a 32.3lb catch worth $16,830. J&B secured the Second Place Wahoo for the second year in a row with a 30.8lb. fish.
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