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Massachusetts Saltwater Derby 2017 Winners

Stay up to date with the current leaders of both the Weigh-In and the Catch-and-Release categories.

2017 Saltwater Weigh-In Winners

Updated 2/8/18

Species Division Name Heaviest Fish Weigh Station Town of Residence
Black Sea Bass Men Russell DiMauro 6 lbs 9 oz M & D Bait & Tackle Sudbury
  Women Kristen Fu 4 lbs 14 oz Dick's Bait & Tackle Whippany, NJ
  Junior Madison Sexton 5 lbs 5 oz Red Top Sporting Goods Bourne
Bluefish Men Scott Webber 18 lbs 7 oz Never Home Bait & Tackle Fairhaven
  Women Jane Stoddard 16 lbs 7 oz Nantucket Angler's Club Nantucket 
  Junior Mason Warburton 18 lbs 13 oz Dick's Bait & Tackle West Tisbury
Bluefin Tuna Junior Kent Charney 134 lbs Nantucket Angler's Club  
Bonito Men Tony Jackson 11 lbs 6 oz Larry's Tackle Edgartown
Dolphin Junior John Clark 7 lbs 10 oz M & D Bait & Tackle Marion
False Albacore Men David Nash 11 lbs 3 oz Martha's Vineyard Derby Edgartown
  Women Trish Lyman 12 lbs 4 oz Martha's Vineyard Derby Edgartown
  Junior Chesca Potter 10 lbs 9 oz Martha's Vineyard Derby Vineyard Haven
Fluke Men Jim Marcelonis 10 lbs 12 oz Riverview Bait & Tackle Norwood
  Women Lori Briggi 10 lbs 6 oz Red Top Sporting Goods Wareham
  Junior Charlie Camisa 6 lbs 4 oz Westport Bait & Tackle Westport
King Mackerel Men Arthur Hughes 6 lbs 14 oz Powderhorn Outfitters Wayland
  Junior Elizabeth Thompson 7 lbs Dick's Bait & Tackle West Tisbury
Mackerel Junior Robert Perry 1 lb 1 oz Cherry's Bait Carver
Scup Men Gerry Wojkowski 3 lbs 7 oz Forestdale Bait & Tackle Marstons Mills
  Women Marisa Eddlem 2 lbs 10 oz Never Home Bait & Tackle Taunton
  Junior Faith Sexton 2 lbs 5 oz Red Top Sporting Goods Bourne
Spanish Mackerel Men Sol Watson 6 lbs 13 oz Dick's Bait & Tackle Vineyard Haven
Striped Bass Men Jeff Fortin 64 lbs 10 oz Falmouth Bait & Tackle Walpole
  Junior JoJo Andrade 40 lbs M & D Bait & Tackle Plymouth
Tautog  Men John Hoffman 9 lbs 14 oz Westport Bait & Tackle Brighton
  Women Cathy Wilson 13 lbs 10 oz Goose Hummock Brewster
  Junior Lexie True 7 lbs 2 oz Never Home Bait & Tackle Freetown
Thresher Shark Men Mike Desourdy 464 lbs Monster Shark Tournament Fort Ann, NY
Winter Flounder Men Ron Powers 4 lbs 3 oz Fore River Rishing Tackle Stoneham
  Junior Gianni Salisbury 3 lbs 4 oz Fore River Fishing Tackle Westbrook, CT
Yellowfin Tuna Men Peter Shepardson 66 lbs 5 oz Dick's Bait & Tackle Tisbury

*New state record

2017 Catch-and-Release Winners

Updated 12/14/17

Species Name Length Town of Residence
Black Sea Bass Anthony DeiCicchi 24.5"  
Bluefish Frank Mazzulli 35" Quincy
Cod Joe McDonald 30.5"  
False Albacore Richard Trifone 30"  East Sandwich
Fluke Marco DaCosta 28"  
Mackerel Chad Nikel 17" Scituate
Scup Paul Charos 16"  
Striped Bass Frank Mazzulli 49.5 Quincy
Tautog Christian Pierdinock 23"  


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