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2022 Leaders

Congratulations to all the Winners!

These are the largest fish recorded so far for 2022.

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Yearly Winners:   2022   2021   2020   2019   2018   2017

7093 Black Crappie 05/02/22 10:22am
2022 Leader
Black Crappie
05/02/22 9:22am
Size: 9"
Bait/Lure: Mealworm
Method: Bank Fishing
Shop/Boat/Guide: The Satanic Jellyfish
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Mark Hudson
Philadelphia PA
Click to Private Message1st one of the year (Mark Hudson 05/02/2022 17:10pm)
7050 Black Drum 04/19/22 8:07am
2022 Leader
Black Drum
04/19/22 7:07am
Size: 25"
Bait/Lure: Sand Fleas
Method: Beach
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William Joseph Poff II
6971 Blue Catfish 02/24/22 7:31am
2022 Leader
Blue Catfish
02/24/22 6:31am
Size: 20"
Bait/Lure: Gulp
Method: Bank Fishing
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Frank
7143 Bluefish 05/13/22 6:24am
2022 Leader
Bluefish
05/13/22 5:24am
Size: 31" / 11.8lbs
Bait/Lure: Spoon
Method: Beach
Tackle Shop: Hook'em & Cook'em Outfitters (South Bethany)
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Chic
Ocean View DE
Click to Private Message1st Big Bluefish this year. (Chic 05/16/2022 14:46pm)
Click to Private MessageReally Nice! (Sobeth 05/16/2022 15:16pm)
Click to Private MessageGreat Fish!!! (Greg 05/16/2022 15:17pm)
Click to Private MessageThat must have been fun nice fish (watt 05/16/2022 18:07pm)
7035 Bluegill 04/14/22 7:07pm
2022 Leader
Bluegill
04/14/22 6:07pm
Size: 9" / 0.75lbs
Bait/Lure: Nightcrawlers
Method: Casting
Tackle Shop: Old Inlet Bait & Tackle
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Emmett Kelly
Ocean View DE
Click to Private MessageAnother night of great fishing. (Emmett Kelly 04/14/2022 05:05am)
Click to Private MessageNice (Mark Hudson 04/16/2022 19:21pm)
7005 Brook Trout 04/05/22 10:56am
2022 Leader
Brook Trout
04/05/22 9:56am
Size: 15"
Bait/Lure: Fly
Method: Fly fishing
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Colin Hugney
Click to Private MessageNice picture (watt 04/05/2022 11:58am)
7085 Brown Trout 05/01/22 7:55am
2022 Leader
Brown Trout
05/01/22 6:55am
Size: 16"
Bait/Lure: Minnow
Method: Wet wading
Tackle Shop: Old Inlet Bait & Tackle
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watt
Wilmington DE
Click to Private MessageDid get my limit all brown trout this was the biggest the other 5 were between 12 and 14 inches only 2 other fisherman on the creek nice morning (watt 05/01/2022 09:37am)
6972 Chain Pickerel 02/24/22 7:34am
2022 Leader
Chain Pickerel
02/24/22 6:34am
Size: 24"
Bait/Lure: Gulp
Method: Bank Fishing
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Frank
7080 Channel Catfish 04/23/22 4:07pm
2022 Leader
Channel Catfish
04/23/22 3:07pm
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7108 Channel Catfish 05/06/22 10:24pm
2022 Leader
Channel Catfish
05/06/22 9:24pm
Size: 4.6lbs
Method: Bank Fishing
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Mark Hudson
Philadelphia PA
Click to Private MessageMy grand nephew fishin in Tennessee (Mark Hudson 05/06/2022 22:24pm)
Click to Private MessageNice fish! (Greg 05/07/2022 08:32am)
Click to Private MessageSo far so good I fished the wissahicken creek for the first time it's a nice creek. do you fish it (watt 05/09/2022 08:05am)
Click to Private MessageI haven't we are fishin the Pennypack this morning I'll post up if we get something (Mark Hudson 05/09/2022 08:08am)
Click to Private MessageI am also going to try Penny pack I never fished it don't know if you do but I am going to try to get up there (watt 05/09/2022 08:08am)
Click to Private MessageNice Goodluck can wait to see pictures (watt 05/09/2022 08:17am)
7099 Clearnose Skate 05/03/22 10:28am
2022 Leader
Clearnose Skate
05/03/22 9:28am
Size: 12" / 1lb
Bait/Lure: Finger Mullet
Method: Surf fish
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Chris Connolly
Millville DE
Click to Private MessageYou must have been fishing with Greg! (Makoman 05/03/2022 11:02am)
Click to Private MessageTruly magnificent. (DBS 05/03/2022 14:38pm)
Click to Private MessageWhy didn’t you post that 33” striper? (Greg 05/03/2022 17:25pm)
Click to Private MessageYou know it Mike! He brought skate city out with him again today (Chris Connolly 05/04/2022 13:31pm)
7036 Crappie 04/14/22 3:22pm
2022 Leader
Crappie
04/14/22 2:22pm
Size: 6"
Bait/Lure: Minnow
Tackle Shop: Old Inlet Bait & Tackle
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watt
Wilmington DE
Click to Private MessageHad 4 trout on but couldn't get them to Is cooperate they wanted back on the water be for I could get pic's (watt 04/14/2022 20:05pm)
Click to Private MessageThat's a rock bass (Wyatt Paden 04/15/2022 09:41am)
Click to Private MessageI wasn't sure I always called then red eyes (watt 04/15/2022 10:04am)
7103 Croaker 05/04/22 10:18am
2022 Leader
Croaker
05/04/22 9:18am
Size: 9"
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Chris Connolly
Millville DE
Click to Private MessageIt’s actually a croaker (Brian H. 05/04/2022 11:24am)
Click to Private MessageThat's what I thought but Greg said it was a kingfish (Chris Connolly 05/04/2022 11:46am)
Click to Private MessageNp nice catch (Brian H. 05/04/2022 12:32pm)
Click to Private MessageThank you (Chris Connolly 05/04/2022 13:30pm)
6981 Cubera Snapper 03/08/22 8:49pm
2022 Leader
Cubera Snapper
03/08/22 7:49pm
Size: 16"
Bait/Lure: Shrimp
Method: Backyard fishing
Tackle Shop: Hook'em & Cook'em Outfitters (South Bethany)
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Hook'em & Cook'em Outfitters
South Bethany DE
7146 Dogfish Shark 05/17/22 9:28am
2022 Leader
Dogfish Shark
05/17/22 8:28am
Size: 51"
Bait/Lure: Bunker
Method: Surf Fishing
Tackle Shop: Fenwick Bait & Tackle
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Greg
South Bethany DE
Click to Private MessageMy personal best - caught with a bunker head off Fenwick Island Beach (Greg 05/17/2022 09:28am)
Click to Private MessageThat's a huge dogfish. Nice Catch. (The Fish Whisperer 05/17/2022 17:20pm)
Click to Private MessageDid you eat it? (The Fish Whisperer 05/17/2022 17:20pm)
Click to Private MessageNot this time. (Greg 05/17/2022 17:34pm)
6989 Flathead Catfish 03/21/22 12:45am
2022 Leader
Flathead Catfish
03/20/22 11:45pm
Size: 15" / 1.5lbs
Bait/Lure: Nightcrawlers
Method: Bank Fishing
Shop/Boat/Guide: Satanic Jellyfish
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Mark Hudson
Philadelphia PA
Click to Private Message1st of the year pic sucks sorry bout that (Mark Hudson 03/20/2022 17:29pm)
Click to Private MessageBullhead (Colin Hugney 03/23/2022 07:39am)
Click to Private Messagehad a flathead tail? (Mark Hudson 03/26/2022 07:04am)
7125 Flounder 05/12/22 1:47pm
2022 Leader
Flounder
05/12/22 12:47pm
Size: 21"
Method: Jetty
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John Miller
Click to Private MessageThat is a great picture (watt 05/12/2022 16:23pm)
Click to Private MessageEarned that flounder for sure, nice job!!! (Jeff 05/12/2022 16:35pm)
Click to Private MessageNice flounder! (Father Time 05/12/2022 21:16pm)
Click to Private MessageNasty weather Kudo’s to you John (John Tanner 05/13/2022 14:27pm)
Click to Private MessageWhere was it? (John Tanner 05/13/2022 14:28pm)
7024 Golden Trout 04/09/22 1:21pm
2022 Leader
Golden Trout
04/09/22 12:21pm
Size: 19"
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Makoman
Laytonsville MD
Click to Private MessageZoey Jordan catching a nice Golden! (Makoman 04/09/2022 13:21pm)
Click to Private MessageNice fish - congrats (Greg 04/09/2022 13:47pm)
Click to Private MessageHoly moly that a nice fish congratulations (watt 04/09/2022 13:51pm)
7147 King Mackerel 05/17/22 11:57pm
2022 Leader
King Mackerel
05/17/22 10:57pm
Size: 50" / 20lbs
Bait/Lure: Bonita
Method: Trolling
Shop/Boat/Guide: None
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Breanna Rohrer
Click to Private MessageBreanna’s first fishing trip and fish in south Florida (Breanna Rohrer 05/17/2022 23:57pm)
Click to Private MessageCongratulations! Nice Fish! Can't wait till you come back home to DE :) (Greg 05/18/2022 00:09am)
Click to Private MessageVERY NICE!! (John Williams 05/18/2022 10:38am)
7040 Largemouth Bass 04/18/22 11:17am
2022 Leader
Largemouth Bass
04/18/22 10:17am
Size: 21.5" / 5.8lbs
Bait/Lure: Spinnerbait
Method: Bank Fishing
Tackle Shop: Hook'em & Cook'em Outfitters (South Bethany)
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Chic
Ocean View DE
Click to Private MessageCaught on white spinnerbait. (Chic 04/18/2022 12:40pm)
Click to Private MessageNice fish (watt 04/18/2022 15:56pm)
7012 Northern Pike 04/06/22 1:11am
2022 Leader
Northern Pike
04/06/22 12:11am
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Makoman
Laytonsville MD
Click to Private MessageAnother 28” for bob… (Makoman 04/06/2022 01:11am)
Click to Private MessageNice fish! (Father Time 04/06/2022 21:25pm)
6963 Peacock Bass 02/04/22 3:32pm
2022 Leader
Peacock Bass
02/04/22 2:32pm
Tackle Shop: Billy Bones Bait N Tackle
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Bruce Hrobak
Click to Private MessageWow what a beautiful fish. Congrats (Father Time 02/05/2022 13:43pm)
Click to Private MessageNice (Hook'em & Cook'em Outfitters 02/06/2022 11:21am)
Click to Private MessageThat’s one of the most beautiful fish I’ve ever seen… Congrats! (Makoman 02/07/2022 06:27am)
Click to Private MessageAwesome man (Robbie Spry 02/07/2022 07:01am)
Click to Private MessageNice fish congratulations (watt 02/07/2022 14:52pm)
Click to Private MessageThat’s amazing - we have to go get into some of those mike :) (Greg 02/07/2022 18:26pm)
7031 Pumpkinseed 04/12/22 8:19pm
2022 Leader
Pumpkinseed
04/12/22 7:19pm
Size: 9"
Bait/Lure: Nightcrawlers
Method: Casting
Tackle Shop: Old Inlet Bait & Tackle
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Emmett Kelly
Ocean View DE
Click to Private MessageI told you I was back. They are getting bigger. Also had my first bass of 5he year on and right up to the bank and it threw the hook. Next time. (Emmett Kelly 04/12/2022 20:19pm)
6999 Rainbow Trout 04/02/22 5:49pm
2022 Leader
Rainbow Trout
04/02/22 4:49pm
Size: 22" / 4.5lbs
Bait/Lure: Spinner
Method: Wet wading
Tackle Shop: Old Inlet Bait & Tackle
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watt
Wilmington DE
Click to Private MessageAnother nice day of trout fishing these guys are getting eaten (watt 04/02/2022 17:49pm)
Click to Private MessageStop showin off (Mark Hudson 04/02/2022 18:02pm)
Click to Private MessageNice Haul (Greg 04/02/2022 18:14pm)
Click to Private MessageLol I went 3 days of fishing with 1 bite it was a bluegill I might be par for the season (watt 04/02/2022 18:59pm)
Click to Private MessageThanks guys trying Delaware tomorrow (watt 04/02/2022 19:09pm)
7144 Sea Bass 05/14/22 8:33am
2022 Leader
Sea Bass
05/14/22 7:33am
Size: 18.5"
Bait/Lure: Squid
Method: Boat Fishing
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Frank
Click to Private MessageCaught opening weekend at the Twin Wrecks 20 miles out. (Frank 05/16/2022 15:32pm)
7061 Shad 04/24/22 1:26pm
2022 Leader
Shad
04/24/22 12:26pm
Size: 18" / 3lbs
Shop/Boat/Guide: Self
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The Fish Whisperer
Laurel MD
Click to Private MessageThe shad are in!!! (The Fish Whisperer 04/24/2022 13:33pm)
7027 Smallmouth Bass 04/10/22 8:52am
2022 Leader
Smallmouth Bass
04/10/22 7:52am
Size: 12"
Method: Wet wading
Tackle Shop: Old Inlet Bait & Tackle
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watt
Wilmington DE
Click to Private MessageWas trout fishing got the guy nice fight in the rapids (watt 04/10/2022 10:28am)
Click to Private MessageSmallie nice (Mark Hudson 04/10/2022 22:18pm)
Click to Private MessageI thought I had a monster trout from the fight took me up and down the rapits (watt 04/11/2022 07:31am)
7006 Spiny Dogfish 04/05/22 3:35pm
2022 Leader
Spiny Dogfish
04/05/22 2:35pm
Bait/Lure: Bunker
Method: Surf Fishing
Tackle Shop: Old Inlet Bait & Tackle
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Robbie Spry
7073 Striped Bass 04/25/22 3:14pm
2022 Leader
Striped Bass
04/25/22 2:14pm
Size: 40"
Tackle Shop: Captain Steves Bait & Tackle
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Captain Steve's Bait & Tackle
Chincoteague Island VA
Click to Private MessageJeff Kirk with a 40 inch striped bass caught and released off the surf! (Captain Steve's Bait & Tackle 04/26/2022 15:14pm)
Click to Private MessageNice! What did you use for bait? (Jason Stallings 04/26/2022 15:55pm)
Click to Private MessageNice catch! Congrats (Father Time 04/26/2022 16:13pm)
Click to Private MessageCatching on clams and peelers. So I was told :) (Greg 04/26/2022 16:35pm)
6983 Tautog 03/11/22 11:44am
2022 Leader
Tautog
03/11/22 10:44am
Size: 27.5" / 15lbs
Bait/Lure: Crab
Method: Bottom Fishing
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Dansfishingagain
Bethany Beach DE
Click to Private MessageThis fish was also caught on No Limit today and after the photo was taken it was safely released. (Dansfishingagain 03/11/2022 19:12pm)
Click to Private MessageBeautiful tog!!! Looks like you had a great day. Congrats!! (Father Time 03/11/2022 19:51pm)
7124 Walleye 05/13/22 12:32am
2022 Leader
Walleye
05/12/22 11:32pm
Size: 10"
Bait/Lure: Joe's Fly
Method: Bridge
Shop/Boat/Guide: The Satanic Jellyfish
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Mark Hudson
Philadelphia PA
Click to Private MessageFirst Walleye ever (Mark Hudson 05/12/2022 12:34pm)
Click to Private MessageNice (watt 05/12/2022 15:51pm)
Click to Private MessageGood eating one of my favorite fresh fish (watt 05/12/2022 15:52pm)
7102 Weakfish 05/04/22 10:09am
2022 Leader
Weakfish
05/04/22 9:09am
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Chris Connolly
Millville DE
7141 White Perch 05/16/22 9:04am
2022 Leader
White Perch
05/16/22 8:04am
Size: 11"
Bait/Lure: Sweet Pea
Method: Bank Fishing
Shop/Boat/Guide: The Satanic Jellyfish
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Mark Hudson
Philadelphia PA
7139 Yellow Perch 05/16/22 8:39am
2022 Leader
Yellow Perch
05/16/22 7:39am
Size: 11"
Bait/Lure: Nightcrawlers
Method: Bank Fishing
Shop/Boat/Guide: The Satanic Jellyfish
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Mark Hudson
Philadelphia PA
Click to Private MessageFirst yellow of the year (Mark Hudson 05/16/2022 08:40am)
6969 Yellowfin Tuna 02/09/22 11:30am
2022 Leader
Yellowfin Tuna
02/09/22 10:30am
Size: 40"
Bait/Lure: Sardine
Method: Hook and line
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Shawn
Bishopville MD
Click to Private MessageNot from here. Caught on vacation in French Polynesia on hand line using sardine and old drop methods, 300ft plus deep. Amazing experience, great fight. (Shawn 02/16/2022 18:46pm)
Click to Private MessageSounds like fun nice job (watt 02/17/2022 07:04am)
Click to Private MessageWow thats a remote location - very cool catch! (Greg 02/17/2022 08:04am)
Click to Private MessageBeautiful fish! Hope you were wearing good gloves. (Dansfishingagain 02/18/2022 16:13pm)
Click to Private MessageMy favorite place to avoid ‘normal life’. Lol. The gloves were pretty beat up, but did the trick. Was wishing I would’ve brought once I saw them. (Shawn 02/18/2022 16:58pm)
Click to Private MessageI'm confused was it caught on mullet? What your post says,or sardine that your comment says? Or does it matter? (John Williams 02/20/2022 03:02am)
Click to Private MessageCaught on sardine. Didn’t see a sardine option while scrolling during the post. (Shawn 02/20/2022 12:51pm)
Click to Private MessageWhen asked for the type of bait and you do not find it in the drop down list, select "Other" and then you can type in whatever you want. (Greg 02/21/2022 05:31am)
Click to Private MessageThanks Greg (Shawn 02/21/2022 12:14pm)
Click to Private MessageOk sweet nice fish period. (John Williams 02/22/2022 06:24am)
Click to Private MessageJeez. Bait police over here. (DBS 02/23/2022 10:28am)
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