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64th Annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament

June 10 - June 19, 2022

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06/18/22 @ 9:24 PM

MERCENARIA wins BIG at Big Rock -- $3.4 MILLION

That’s a wrap on the 64th Annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament! 266 boats competed for a record breaking purse of $5,858,875. MERCENARIA claimed the top prize of $3,489,813, an industry record after securing $777,750 in the Fabulous Fishermans division + the Super 20 division worth $1,156,000 for the 572.6lb. fish caught on Day 1 of the tournament. WALL HANGER’S Lady Angler, Stacy Allen claimed 2nd Place for her $556.4lb. Blue Marlin, earning her team $426,288. HIGH YIELD landed in 3rd Place with a 536.8lb. catch taking home $283,525.

CAROLINA TIME captured the Dolphin WTA Division with a 54.1lb. bull worth $527,000. REEL TIME weighed a 43.0lb dolphin today claiming their spot as the 2nd Place Dolphin overall winner.

SPECULATOR’S 104.7lb Wahoo won the weekly prize of $5,000. FISHY BUSINESS slid into second place weighing a 66.4lb Wahoo this afternoon.

DESPERADO claimed the Tuna weekly division worth $5,000 for their impressive 131.2lb. catch. FLY N FISH gave the Desperado a run for their money weighing in a hefty 121.1lb. monster this afternoon.

SAFARI won the weekly Level VIII Release Division worth $112,625 + 75,082 (daily release prize money) taking home a grand total of $187,707. CUERVOS captured the Day 6 release prize worth $37,541 for two blue marlin releases.

IRENE claimed the Level IX Non Sonar Release Division earning $129,625 + $42,854 totaling $172,479 in overall prize money. CUERVOS claimed an additional $42,854 in daily release money for Day 6 of the tournament.

PELAGIC HUNTER II showed up and showed out by claiming the Outboard division going home with $42,500.

REEL TIME weighed the heaviest dolphin of the day at 43.0lbs, taking the $2,000 daily prize and claiming the second place spot for the week! INSPIRATION weighed a 19.6lb dolphin taking second place for the day and the $1,000 prize money.

​​FISHY BUSINESS took the lead today with their 66.4lb. wahoo, bumping LADY DIANNE out of second place overall for the week. This catch earned them the $2,000 daily prize. PARI followed in second after weighing in a 27.4lb. wahoo, taking home $1,000.

As the week comes to a close, we would like to thank our Participants, Sponsors, and Supporters for making the 64th Annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament the BEST Tournament in the WORLD.


Jun 18 @ 7:00 PM

Watertight

McKenzie Gallaher weighed a 5.8 lbs dolphin

Jun 18 @ 6:19 PM

PARI

Kevin Yates weighed a 27.4 lbs wahoo

Jun 18 @ 6:05 PM

Fly N Fish

Mike Browning weighed a 121.1 lbs tuna

Jun 18 @ 6:02 PM

It's Complicated

Nathan Doughtry weighed a 12.7 lbs dolphin

Jun 18 @ 5:59 PM

Inspiration

Jeff Beach weighed a 19.6 lbs dolphin

Jun 18 @ 5:53 PM

Reel Time

Jeromey Singleton weighed a 43.0 lbs dolphin

Jun 18 @ 5:50 PM

Offshore III

Zack Holland weighed a 16.6 lbs dolphin

Jun 18 @ 5:49 PM

Offshore III

Rebecca Willis weighed a 24.4 lbs wahoo

Jun 18 @ 5:39 PM

Anticipation

Scott Edmonds weighed a 17.7 lbs dolphin

Jun 18 @ 5:20 PM

The General

Marcus Jones weighed a 17.9 lbs wahoo

Jun 18 @ 5:19 PM

EZ Boy

Braxton Tutor weighed a 2.6 lbs dolphin

Jun 18 @ 5:14 PM

Barbara J

Brian Hardy weighed a 13.3 lbs dolphin

06/18/22 @ 12:25 PM

Day 6- MIDDAY UPDATE!

A fleet of 162 boats eligible to fish today racked up a total 19 releases before noon - 13 blue marlin, 4 white marlin and 2 sailfish. FLY N FISH has been hooked up since 10:09 am & still fighting! The Gregory Poole First Release of the Day went to RoShamBo for a blue marline release at 9:20 worth a quick $5,000!

We're LIVE on Big Rock Radio for the final day of the 64th Annual tournament, tune in NOW!


Jun 18 @ 4:10 PM

Fishy Business

Blake Walston weighed a 19.2 lbs dolphin

Jun 18 @ 4:09 PM

Fishy Business

Brooks Walston weighed a 66.4 lbs wahoo

Jun 18 @ 3:03 PM

Off Season

Lost (Wrong Species).

Jun 18 @ 2:59 PM

Reel Hook Up

Lost (Pulled Hook).

Jun 18 @ 3:03 PM

Off Season

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 2:53 PM

Rainmaker

Lost (Wrong Species).

Jun 18 @ 2:51 PM

BANKWALKER

Lost (Pulled Hook).

Jun 18 @ 2:51 PM

BANKWALKER

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 2:43 PM

Inspiration

Jeff Beach released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @ 2:42 PM

Marsh Madness

Bob Marsh released a white marlin.

Jun 18 @ 2:43 PM

Inspiration

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 2:39 PM

PARI

Lost (Pulled Hook).

Jun 18 @ 2:42 PM

Marsh Madness

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 2:36 PM

Blueprint

Lost (Wrong Species).

Jun 18 @ 2:35 PM

EL BENDIDO

Lost (Pulled Hook).

Jun 18 @ 2:39 PM

PARI

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 2:30 PM

The Buyout

Lost (Pulled Hook).

Jun 18 @ 2:35 PM

EL BENDIDO

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 2:25 PM

Wolverine

Released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @ 2:24 PM

First Look

Brad Carter released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @ 2:24 PM

Wasabi

Released a white marlin.

Jun 18 @ 2:24 PM

Wasabi

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 2:24 PM

First Look

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 2:06 PM

Payload

Lost (Pulled Hook).

Jun 18 @ 2:25 PM

Wolverine

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 2:06 PM

Payload

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 1:55 PM

Artemis

Whit Barnes released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @ 1:48 PM

E-POX-SEA

Released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @ 1:42 PM

Breakwater

Erik Kalnicki released a white marlin.

Jun 18 @ 1:41 PM

On The Dot

Lost (Pulled Hook).

Jun 18 @ 1:35 PM

Johnie Floyd

Gary Wilson released a blue marlin/unverified.

Jun 18 @ 1:42 PM

Breakwater

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 1:41 PM

On The Dot

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 1:35 PM

Johnie Floyd

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 1:26 PM

Sea Toy

Released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @ 1:24 PM

Mercenaria

Released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @ 1:21 PM

Fly N Fish

Lost (Wrong Species).

Jun 18 @ 1:20 PM

Honey Hush

Robert Gorrell released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @ 1:24 PM

Mercenaria

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 1:55 PM

Artemis

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 1:26 PM

Sea Toy

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 1:20 PM

Honey Hush

Hooked up

Jun 18 @12:58 PM

Marlin Fever

Henry Daniel released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @12:57 PM

Johnie Floyd

Released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @12:58 PM

Marlin Fever

Hooked up

Jun 18 @12:57 PM

Johnie Floyd

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 1:48 PM

E-POX-SEA

Hooked up

Jun 18 @12:33 PM

Doc Fees

Chad McIntre released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @12:33 PM

Doc Fees

Hooked up

Jun 18 @12:19 PM

Double R

Released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @12:14 PM

BANKWALKER

Braxton Montague released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @12:19 PM

Double R

Hooked up

Jun 18 @12:14 PM

BANKWALKER

Hooked up

Jun 18 @11:55 AM

Cuervos

Cole Powers released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @11:45 AM

Watertight

Released a white marlin.

Jun 18 @11:55 AM

Cuervos

Hooked up

Jun 18 @11:45 AM

Watertight

Hooked up

Jun 18 @11:25 AM

Waste Knot

Van Poole released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @10:54 AM

JACK EM UP

Released a white marlin.

Jun 18 @10:54 AM

JACK EM UP

Hooked up

Jun 18 @10:43 AM

Anticipation

Brian Leonhardt released a blue marlin/unverified.

Jun 18 @10:43 AM

Anticipation

Hooked up

Jun 18 @10:34 AM

OUTLAW

Released a sailfish.

Jun 18 @10:34 AM

Rainmaker

Lost (Pulled Hook).

Jun 18 @10:34 AM

Rainmaker

Hooked up

Jun 18 @10:30 AM

Slow Your Roll

Released a sailfish.

Jun 18 @10:30 AM

Slow Your Roll

Hooked up

Jun 18 @10:27 AM

Sails Pitch

Released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @10:18 AM

SandboB

Lost (Wrong Species).

Jun 18 @10:27 AM

Sails Pitch

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 1:21 PM

Fly N Fish

Hooked up

Jun 18 @10:07 AM

Cuervos

Clay Bruce released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @10:04 AM

Reel Lineman

Ashley King released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @11:25 AM

Waste Knot

Hooked up

Jun 18 @10:03 AM

Ramblin Man

John Vincent Vancoutren released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @10:07 AM

Cuervos

Hooked up

Jun 18 @10:01 AM

The General

Zach Schuch released a white marlin.

Jun 18 @ 9:58 AM

Watertight

Lost (Pulled Hook).

Jun 18 @ 9:57 AM

Sushi

Nolan Eller released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @10:01 AM

The General

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 9:54 AM

Breakwater

Luke Foster released a blue marlin.

Jun 18 @10:03 AM

Ramblin Man

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 9:57 AM

Sushi

Hooked up

Jun 18 @10:04 AM

Reel Lineman

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 9:58 AM

Watertight

Hooked up

Jun 18 @ 9:33 AM

Bench Mark

Mike R. released a blue marlin.