July 19 Trident Fishing Tournament

T.J. Youngblood caught this 22-inch redfish in the Tailrace Canal while drift fishing near the dam on July 13, showing that saltwater species like this redfish can be found in freshwater. Photo by Anne Youngblood.

Week 36

(All weights in pounds and ounces)


Barracuda G 32-8 Zack Lafong

Blackfish G 4-4 Charles Wilson

Blackfish L 4-2 Ryan Torres

Croaker L 1-14 Ryan Pearce

Cobia G 54-8 David Grafton

Dolphin G 56-13 Larry Lowe

Flounder L 9-1 Carl Smith Jr.

King mackerel G 40-0 Brison Celek

King mackerel UL 22-8 Patrick Rees

Spanish mackerel G 4-5 Austin Cangelos

Spanish mackerel L 5-2 Hutson Helander Jr.

Ladyfish L 4-10 Bill Jones

Pompano L 4-4 Bill Jones

Blacktip shark G 101-1 Richard Warren

Tiger shark G 303-3 Rob Colwell

Sheepshead L 11-11 Bill Jones

Sheepshead UL 9-1 Gerald Grenier

Spadefish G 9-5 Gavin Jenkins

Spadefish L 7-10 Bobby Basha

Spadefish UL 7-8 Kenneth Bennett

Tiger shark G 303-3 Rob Colwell

Triggerfish G 7-8 JoBeth Perot

Tripletail L 12-15 Tucker Blythe

Trout L 5-9 Jason Knight

Trout UL 6-0 Jack Rider

Tuna G 24-8 Daniel Culpepper

Tuna L 15-14 Heather Leman

Tuna UL 17-0 Read Wolfe

Wahoo G 91-0 Kyle Sparks

Saltwater Tackle Categories

General – Over 20-pound test line; Light – Over 8-pound through 20-pound test line; Ultralight – 8-pound test and under. Flyrod – 20-pound tippet or less.


Largemouth bass L 8-10 James McDonald

Largemouth bass UL 4-4 Russ Perkins

Largemouth bass FR 3-12 Lynn White

Bowfin L 9-7 Ben Gwinn

Bowfin UL 10-2 Lonnie East III

Bream-All Others L 1-4 James Medina

Bream-All Others UL 1-3 Sim Thornhill

Redbreast UL 0-10 Allison Dupere

Catfish G 44-0 Lonnie East III

Catfish L 33-2 Lonnie East III

Catfish UL 30-0 Lonnie East III

Chain pickerel L 3-1 James McDonald

Chain pickerel UL 2-8 Allison Dupere

Crappie UL 3-0 Steve English

American shad L 4-8 Lonnie East III

American shad UL 4-4 Ben Gwinn

American shad FR 4-8 Lonnie East III

Shellcracker UL 0-14 Ronald Thees

Warmouth UL 0-10 Allison Dupere

Freshwater Tackle Categories

General – Over 14-pound test line; Light – Over 8-pound through 14-pound test line; Ultralight – 8-pound test and under; Flyrod – 20-pound test tippet or less.

Catch and release

Jason Schall 6,730

Lewis Lee 1,710

Will Stephenson 1,350

David Murray 680

Sam Waller 570