Tournament Reports

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Seagate KMT 2004

The 8th year of the Seagate King Mackerel Tournament proved to be the biggest year yet for the small boat tournament. There were 42 boats participating in this year’s event, and the weigh-in and awards were moved this year to Dickie’s Tidal Market II. The tournament, limited to boats 23′ and under, paid out over […]

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Long Bay Lady Angler 2004

There were 73 boats competing in the 16th annual Long Bay Lady Angler Tournament held August 6-8 in Oak Island. The weather conditions were great right on the beach, but there weren’t any fish on the beach. Boats that ventured off the beach found a NE wind of 20 mph and seas over 6 feet. […]

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Sneads Ferry Rotary KMT 2004

The 13th annual Sneads Ferry Rotary Club King Mackerel Tournament fielded 170 boats that caught a total of 75 kings and 3 dolphin, with a total weight of over 1500 lbs. The tournament, hosted by New River Marina, enjoyed favorable weather and a solid king bite. First place went to “Shock Wave.” Capt. Harold Hill, […]

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Crocker’s Marine Customer Tournament 2004

Crocker’s Marine hosted their Customers Tournament on July 30. A strong wind and five-foot seas made the offshore competition limited, but a number of boats pursued the inshore division. There were 82 boats entered in this year’s event, and Kay Crocker also noted that this year the tournament attracted more kids than ever before. The […]

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King of the Cape KMT 2004

The King of the Cape Classic, held this year at the future home of the Shrimp House 2 in Southport, attracted 185 boats over the weekend of July 23 and 24. The weather forecast was more agreeable this year (remember threats of a tropical depression last year) and the fishing action produced a large number […]