• Fishing Tournaments

    Get it one last kayak fishing tournament before the year ends, and do it to benefit Toys for Tots and the Waccamaw Youth Center, this weekend, Dec. 9 – 10.

    YAK Kayak Fishing Shootout sponsored by Hooters of Myrtle Beach Dec. 9 – 10

    Tournament will benefit Waccamaw Youth Center and Toys for Tots
    December 05, 2016 at 10:33am
    The third annual Reel Em In tournament will be held this Saturday, Oct 29 at the Mt. Pleasant Pier.

    SCDNR hosting free kid's fishing tournament Oct. 29

    Tournament held at Mt. Pleasant Pier for kids 16 and under
    October 24, 2016 at 9:01am
    Bryan Thrift of Shelby, N.C. won the Lake Norman FLW Invitational this past weekend, and 8 other Carolina anglers finished in the top 20.

    Bryan Thrift wins FLW Invitational on Lake Norman

    Thrift beat out Lincolnton's Scott Beattie by 6 ounces
    September 19, 2016 at 12:18pm
    Casey Ashley needed a strong finish finish at La Crosse, and he got it with a 10th place showing.

    Casey Ashley finishes 10th at La Crosse

    Ashley rockets into 30th place in Angler of the Year battle
    September 11, 2016 at 8:03pm
    Casey Ashley leads the La Crosse Bassmaster Elite Series tournament after Day 1.

    Casey Ashley leads La Crosse Bassmaster Elite Tournament after Day 1

    Shrugs off rough practice
    September 08, 2016 at 7:02pm
    After running aground on a sandbar Monday evening, Casey Ashley is determined to finish strong in the last tournament of the Elite Series, which began today.

    Casey Ashley struggling to make 2017 Bassmaster Classic

    Ashley stranded boat on sandbar Monday during practice of last Elite Series event
    September 08, 2016 at 11:41am
    Local hero Anthony Gagliardi won the FLW Cup on Lake Murray in 2014, and he is just one of many anglers happy to see it scheduled for Murray again in 2017.

    FLW Cup coming back to Lake Murray in 2017

    Lake Murray also hosted FLW Cup in 2008 and 2014
    August 10, 2016 at 11:29am
    Bunker Hill High School won the FLW/TBF North Carolina state championship, and advances to the Southeastern Conference championship later this year.

    Bunker Hill High School duo wins TBF/FLW High School State Championship

    Dylan Lamm, Austin Blair caught 14-13 to win championship
    June 21, 2016 at 5:11pm
    The Ashley Lauren won the 58th annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament, and is the only team to win the lady angler award and the Big Rock overall victory.

    Ashley Lauren wins 58th Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament

    Ashley Lauren also won Keli Wagner Lady Angler Tournament
    June 19, 2016 at 11:47pm
    Viking 72 brought this blue marlin to the scales on day 5 of the Big Rock Tournament.

    Viking 72 catches 564.1-pound blue marlin in day 5 of Big Rock

    36 total billfish released in day 5 of Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament
    June 18, 2016 at 12:02am
    Team Yellowfin released the 58th fish in the 58th Annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament today, the 4th day of the event.

    10 billfish released during day 4 of Big Rock Tournament

    61 boats fished, 113 layed out
    June 16, 2016 at 9:20pm
    Gryphon brought in the lone blue marlin on day 3 of the 2016 Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament.

    Gryphon boats 413-pound blue marlin on day 3 of Big Rock Tournament

    15 billfish released on day 3 of Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament
    June 16, 2016 at 7:23am
    The Ashley Lauren brought a 621.4-pound blue marlin to the scales on Tuesday, day 2 of the 2016 Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament.

    Ashley Lauren boats 621.4-pound blue marlin on day 2 of Big Rock

    28 total billfish released on day 2 of Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament
    June 15, 2016 at 10:36am
    The Marlin Gull won the Fabulous Fisherman Level award after William McSpadden brought this 564.8-pound blue marlin into the boat, which is captained by Kenny Midget.

    Marlin Gull boats 564-pound blue marlin in Big Rock tournament

    3 blue marlin boated, 12 other blue marlin released
    June 13, 2016 at 7:40pm
    Rob Digh lead the way for North Carolina in the team division. The Denver native bagged 10 fish weighing 24-03 during the event.

    North Carolina wins team event at B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Regional

    10 anglers from Tarheel State beat 17 other states
    May 06, 2016 at 9:05am
    Noah Lowenbach won the $100 Jr. Angler award for his 15.25-inch sea trout.

    Local anglers win several awards at Georgetown IFA events

    16-year-old Noah Lowenbach of Pawleys Island wins Jr. Angler award
    May 02, 2016 at 12:17am