Gargu wins Big at Fishing Tournament

Sports Page — The second annual sports fishing tournament hosted by the Hanley’s Road Community group, was held on May 4th.

Some 7 boats pushed out from the central point at DOG BAY at about 5.30 am while three others pushed out from Charlestown and one from Oualie.

The fishermen returned with their catch just around 4 pm and created much excitement for the large crowd on hand.

Last year’s winner SLAMMER noted that he had a bad day and failed to defend his championship trophy with a catch of only 28 fish.

The champion of the day was the team headed by Captain Stedroy GARGU Pemberton with the boat MV KIMOY.

The overall results were as follows:

Largest fish—16 and half inches-Stedroy GARGU Pemberton—MV KIMOY
2nd place—16 inches—Eric Stapleton—MAMA DOVE
3rd place—15inches—Allister Webbe–PERSEVERANCE

Highest number of pounds—68 pounds—MV KIMOY-Stedroy GARGU Pemberton
2nd place—51 pounds-MV Maureen—Everton TEDDY Chapman
3rd place—39 pounds—MAMAM DOVE-Eric Stapleton

Most Fish-
Winner: MV KIMOY—136 fish—Stedroy GARGU Pemberton
2nd place-MV MAUREEN— 109 fish–Everton TEDDY Chapman
3rd place—MV FAITH—84 fish—Shuric Merchant

Prizes
Largest fish–$200.00 and a trophy
2nd –$100.00
3rd –$50.00

Highest number of pounds—$500.00, a trophy and a voucher
2nd –$300.00
3rd –$100.00

Most fish-winner-1000.00 and trophy and voucher
2nd 750.00
3rd 500.00

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