MVTimes: The 68th Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass & Bluefish Derby wrapped up on Sunday, October 20 with the event’s famous awards ceremony. Jena-Lynn Beauregard won the grand prize—a new 22 Eastern center console—in the shore division, while Sam T. Bell won the grand prize—a Chevy Silverado truck—in the boat division.
Here’s a list of the winners in the various boat and shore division categories:
Boat bass, Stephen J. Pietruska (39.94 pounds)
Boat bluefish, Daniel Hiemer (19.69 pounds)
Boat bonito, Bob H. Clay (11.49 pounds)
Boat albacore, (13.24 pounds)
Shore bass, Jena-Lynn Beauregard (34.63 pounds)
Shore bluefish, Ralph J. Peckham (15.18 pounds)
Shore bonito, Cooper A. Gilkes (6.58 pounds)
Shore albacore, Bill R. Hansen (13.10 pounds)
Total No. of Fishermen Entered: 3,160
Total No. of Fish Weighed:
236 false albacore
487 striped bass
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