Monday, March 22, 2010
IFA Kayak Tour-Charleston Event
Big fish prizes are also awarded, with longest redfish winning a cash prize and longest trout winning a cash prize. The grand prize for total inches of both fish is Hobie's Mirage Pro Angler, followed by a Hobie Mirage Outback for 2nd place with 3rd place being a Hobie Quest.
Taking 1st place in the tournament was Dave Jaskiewicz with a 22.125" redfish coupled with a trout that measured 18.625". Thomas Samuels of http://www.kayakfishsc.com/ took 2nd place, catching a 26" redfish and a 14.125" trout. and 3rd place went to Justin Carter whose 22.5" redfish was partnered with a 14" trout. Big redfish went to Danny Milleman, who finished 4th overall, and big trout went to Jaskiewicz.
Midlands-area angler Anthony Messier of Columbia fished the event, and his 18.5" redfish was good enough for 9th place in the 18-angler field.
To learn more about the IFA Kayak Tournament Trail presented by Hobie Fishing, check out the website at http://www.ifakayakfishingtour.com/.
PhotoByJeffDennis: Carter, Samuels, Jaskiewicz and Milleman show their trophies at Charleston's Half Moon Outfitters.