Tournament Reports

 Sarah Gagliardo

Tournament Report – Carolina Beach Inshore Challenge

Tournament Report – Carolina Beach Inshore Challenge

Fall flounder ruled the day at the Carolina Beach Inshore Challenge, as the largest two flounder of the Inshore Tournament Trail were weighed in, along with a healthy amount of red drum. Swansboro’s “Team Blackjack” took the Red Drum Division leaderboard with a two-fish aggregate weight of 12.32 lbs., and local team “Hemmed Up” took […]

 Sarah Gagliardo

Tournament Report – Inshore Tournament Trail

Tournament Report – Inshore Tournament Trail

The two champions of the 2016 Fisherman’s Post Inshore Tournament Trail worked hard all season, and they both came through winners via a strong strategy and good teamwork. Team “Flounder Nutz,” featuring Al Fulford, Teresa Fulford, and Jeremy Ridenhour (Al’s fishing partner of 10 years), are participants in the Fisherman’s Post inshore events every year, […]

 Sarah Gagliardo

Tournament Report – Wide Open Tech Spanish Mackerel Open

Tournament Report – Wide Open Tech Spanish Mackerel Open

A long day of fishing and dodging weather paid off for team “Tailwalker,” whose crew, consisting of Sam Franck, Kevin McCoy, and junior anglers Cameron and Jackson Franck and Harrison McCoy, brought the winning three spanish mackerel to the scales. Their 5.00 lb. aggregate weight was enough to take the win in 2016 Wide Open […]

 Sarah Gagliardo

Tournament Report – Sneads Ferry KMT

Tournament Report – Sneads Ferry KMT

After a long, slow day of fishing, Clay Gallup and team “Keep it Reel,” with crew members Jared Floyd and Bruce Gallup, weighed in a 42.3 lb. king mackerel to take the win at the 2016 Sneads Ferry KMT. The crew received a check for close to $27,000 for their fish. Going into the event, […]

 Sarah Gagliardo

Tournament Report – Hook and Bones Redfish Open

Tournament Report – Hook and Bones Redfish Open

Capt. Mike Taylor with teammate John Roberts, of the “Taylormade Charters” fishing team, made a repeat performance in this year’s Hook and Bones Redfish Open, taking home a check for $5,000 for their two fish aggregate weight of 13.63 lbs. Taylor didn’t pre-fish prior to the tournament, but instead made a plan to head south […]