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Fish Citations

To view citations by species and body of water from 2020 to present day. Visit the Go Outdoors Virginia: Angler Recognition Program website. In the bottom left corner under “Trophy Catch Submissions” you can click to “view all” awarded citations.

Blue Catfish

Date of CatchAnglerWaterbodyWeightLength
1/1/2015Scott GreenBuggs Island Lake30 lbs.42 1/2
1/1/2015Grace WhitehurstJames River55 lbs.
1/1/2015Grace WhitehurstJames River40 lbs.
1/2/2015Garrett HedspethChickahominy River37 lbs., 8 oz.
1/2/2015William Maust, Sr.James River55 lbs.
1/2/2015James BootheJames River34 lbs., 7 oz.44
1/2/2015Justin TooleyJames River45 lbs.
1/2/2015James BookerJames River38 lbs.40
1/2/2015James BookerJames River32 lbs.39
1/2/2015Eddie BootheJames River33 lbs., 10 oz.40 1/2
1/3/2015Robert Dykes All Other Waters48 lbs., 14 oz.42
1/3/2015Gregory HicksChickahominy River45 lbs.43 1/2
1/10/2015Cameron PaksoyJames River62 lbs.47
1/10/2015John WheelerJames River38 lbs.
1/10/2015John WheelerJames River39 1/2
1/10/2015Mark RupardJames River39 lbs.
1/10/2015Mark RupardJames River42 lbs.
1/10/2015Joe BadgerJames River58 lbs.
1/10/2015Steven LinkJames River34 lbs.42 1/2
1/16/2015Noel CalilungJames River47 lbs.43
1/16/2015Gary YoungJames River53 lbs.46
1/17/2015Jeremiah VanZileChickahominy River43
1/17/2015Jeremiah VanZileChickahominy River39
1/17/2015Jeremiah VanZileChickahominy River46
1/19/2015Edward JohnsonNottoway River31 lbs., 4 oz.
1/20/2015Eddie BootheBuggs Island Lake34 lbs.42
1/20/2015Steven GeorgeJames River38 lbs.38 3/4
1/24/2015Eugene ReinhartJames River40 lbs.
1/24/2015Eugene ReinhartJames River30 lbs.
1/24/2015Eugene ReinhartJames River41 lbs.
1/24/2015Eugene ReinhartJames River42 lbs.
1/28/2015Sean BerrymanJames River58 lbs.
2/6/2015Michael WilliamsJames River37 lbs.41
2/6/2015Guy WilliamsJames River34 lbs.39
2/7/2015Anna Marie ScottJames River31 lbs.40
2/7/2015Jason VannJames River55 lbs.
2/7/2015Randy MarkeyJames River35 lbs.39
2/8/2015Billy ShumakerJames River30 lbs.38
2/13/2015Danny DuganJames River49 lbs.43 1/2
3/7/2015Robert BurnetteJames River43 lbs.
3/7/2015Trey HumphreyJames River71 lbs.47 1/2
3/7/2015Spencer HumphreyJames River32 lbs.38 1/2
3/7/2015Spencer HumphreyJames River48 lbs.43 1/2
3/8/2015Douglas ChavisJames River72 lbs.
3/8/2015Michael SealJames River58 lbs.50
3/12/2015Jeffrey DaltonBuggs Island Lake112 lbs.
3/14/2015Steven ShontzLake Gaston31 lbs.37 1/2
3/15/2015Max MoranJames River47 lbs.45
3/15/2015William Nurney, IIINottoway River32 lbs., 1 oz.39
3/15/2015Josh DolinJames River40 1/4
3/15/2015Robert BreschelJames River41 lbs.39
3/15/2015Doug MoranJames River42 lbs.42
3/17/2015Brandon SolomonJames River45 lbs.44
3/17/2015Brian SolomonJames River43 lbs.43
3/21/2015Gwendolyn RathjeJames River38 lbs., 8 oz.
3/22/2015Duane RenickJames River61 lbs.49 3/4
3/22/2015Duane RenickJames River79 lbs.54 1/4
3/22/2015Ronald MeltonPamunkey River53 1/2
3/24/2015S. Andrew LunsfordChickahominy River57 lbs.
3/25/2015Donald Schwab Jr.Chickahominy River45 lbs.42
3/25/2015Eugene ReinhartJames River50 lbs.
3/25/2015Eugene ReinhartJames River35 lbs.
3/25/2015Eugene ReinhartJames River55 lbs.
3/25/2015Eugene ReinhartJames River30 lbs.
3/27/2015James BootheBuggs Island Lake38 3/4
3/27/2015Riley DebordeJames River47 lbs., 4 oz.42 3/4
3/28/2015James BootheBuggs Island Lake38 1/2
3/28/2015Raymond SeaburgJames River52 lbs.42
3/28/2015Scott BrownJames River52 lbs.
3/28/2015Douglas BrownJames River34 lbs.
3/29/2015Benjamin WhiteJames River32 lbs.37 3/4
3/29/2015Gwendolyn PhillipsJames River31 lbs.39
3/29/2015Joshua AndrewsNorthwest River38
3/29/2015Wilson IsbellJames River44 lbs.41 1/2
3/29/2015John DudleyJames River38 lbs.45
3/29/2015Camden WhiteJames River30 lbs.36 1/2
3/29/2015Kyle MorrisonNorthwest River35 lbs., 8 oz.39
3/29/2015Andrew WhiteJames River65 lbs.47 1/4
3/29/2015Shawn BrownJames River59 lbs.
3/30/2015Chris WisemanJames River38 lbs.41
3/31/2015Justin LenherrJames River31 lbs.
4/1/2015Richard Lewis, SrJames River38 lbs.42 1/2
4/2/2015Daniel SennottRappahannock River51 lbs., 2 oz.43 1/2
4/3/2015Carlos Camargo, Sr.James River35 lbs.36
4/3/2015Evan WilkeBuggs Island Lake61 lbs.
4/4/2015Robert Lammey, IVChickahominy River62 lbs.48 1/2
4/4/2015Paul KushmaJames River38
4/4/2015Paul KushmaJames River40
4/4/2015Reid MurrayJames River35 lbs.47
4/4/2015Edward Vogt, jr.Rappahannock River42 lbs., 13 oz.36 1/4
4/4/2015Jennings MercerLake Gaston35 lbs.40
4/5/2015Karri IngramJames River31 lbs.40
4/5/2015Edward Vogt, jr.Rappahannock River39 lbs.34 1/2
4/6/2015Glenn MorganJames River35 lbs.40
4/7/2015Jeffrey LockhartJames River43
4/8/2015Marvin Farmer, Sr.James River38 lbs.40
4/9/2015Ross LordPotomac River62 lbs.48
4/9/2015Logan MoseleyJames River54 lbs.43
4/9/2015Logan MoseleyJames River41 lbs., 3 oz.43
4/11/2015Karri IngramJames River39
4/11/2015Steven LewisJames River31 lbs.39
4/11/2015Steven LewisJames River45 lbs.45
4/11/2015Brandon GoddardJames River40 lbs.40
4/11/2015Reid MurrayJames River43 lbs.42
4/11/2015Reid MurrayJames River45 lbs.44
4/11/2015Melissa IngeJames River55 lbs.43
4/12/2015Billy ClevingerBuggs Island Lake47 lbs., 8 oz.44 1/4
4/12/2015Billy ClevingerBuggs Island Lake30 lbs.40
4/13/2015David WoodJames River64 lbs.
4/14/2015John CrespinPotomac River39 lbs.40 1/2
4/14/2015John CrespinPotomac River44 lbs., 8 oz.45
4/18/2015Luke ArchitzelJames River41 lbs., 8 oz.
4/18/2015Matthew BaileyJames River32 lbs.32
4/18/2015Matthew BaileyJames River40 lbs.40
4/18/2015Willie CrowderLake Gaston39 1/2
4/18/2015Sam BernickPotomac River34 lbs.36
4/18/2015John CrespinPotomac River39
4/18/2015Kevin DealPrivate Pond43 lbs.
4/18/2015Cody ElvingtonJames River42 lbs., 8 oz.
4/18/2015Cody ElvingtonJames River48 lbs.
4/18/2015Gary Howke, IIPotomac River40 lbs.39
4/18/2015Gary Howke, IIPotomac River34 lbs.36
4/18/2015David ElvingtonJames River31 lbs.
4/18/2015Arther Eggleston, Jr.James River50 lbs.
4/18/2015Stephen CopeBuggs Island Lake30 lbs.40
4/20/2015Brooks NoblePotomac River65 lbs.
4/26/2015Michael de AvilaAppomattox River38
4/26/2015Willie CrowderLake Gaston42 lbs.42 3/4
4/26/2015Zachary DehouxPamunkey River38 lbs.38
4/27/2015Johnny RonkPamunkey River37 lbs., 8 oz.40
5/2/2015Janae PooleJames River50 lbs.
5/2/2015Patrick RoweLake Gaston45 lbs.44 1/4
5/3/2015John NorwoodPotomac River50 lbs.
5/3/2015Clinton RoseJames River37 lbs.38
5/3/2015Raymond PanosPotomac River43 lbs.
5/5/2015Sherren HollandLake Gaston42 lbs.43 3/4
5/18/2015Daniel QuinnBuggs Island Lake38
5/20/2015Jarvis TaylorJames River63 lbs.
5/22/2015Barbara Jo StoopsRappahannock River38 lbs.38 1/2
5/22/2015Caleb KnottBuggs Island Lake1 lbs., 1 oz.11
5/23/2015Derek Allen RoweLake Gaston52 lbs.
5/25/2015Marcia FenwickLake Gaston30 lbs.38
5/29/2015William Meyers, Jr.Buggs Island Lake47
6/5/2015Timothy LigonJames River41
6/9/2015Mark PowersJames River35 lbs.
6/9/2015Earl ArmstrongJames River54 lbs.
6/10/2015Gabriel TanksPigg River49 lbs.44
6/13/2015Thomas GyoryLake Gaston38
6/13/2015Jacob JacksonJames River33 lbs.38 1/4
6/13/2015Cameron MurrayJames River42 lbs.43
6/16/2015Cavan LoweryJames River44 lbs.38
6/22/2015Jesse PippinJames River47 lbs.
6/22/2015Michael PippinJames River40 lbs.
6/23/2015Jeffrey TaylorJames River30 lbs.
6/24/2015Seth KellamPamunkey River34 lbs., 2 oz.42 1/2
6/27/2015Joseph Greene, SrRappahannock River41 1/2
6/28/2015Kenneth MurrayJames River45 lbs.43
6/28/2015Kenneth MurrayJames River39
6/28/2015Jerry PriceJames River55 lbs.
6/28/2015Jerry PriceJames River32 lbs.
6/30/2015Charles DavisJames River43
6/30/2015Jeremy ColemanJames River71 lbs.49 1/4
7/1/2015Benjamin MorrisonJames River45 lbs.
7/2/2015Charles DavisJames River31 lbs., 10 oz.39
7/4/2015Cody MannBuggs Island Lake35 lbs.40
7/5/2015William Thorpe, IIIJames River30 lbs.38 1/2
7/8/2015Jeffrey Fudala,IIPamunkey River41 lbs.40
7/10/2015Daniel LingerfeltJames River51 lbs.45 1/2
7/10/2015Austin Robshaw, Jr.James River40 lbs.41
7/11/2015Reginald TurnerJames River50 lbs.
7/11/2015Jordan WilliamsJames River31 lbs.38
7/15/2015Kyle PattersonBuggs Island Lake38 1/4
7/17/2015Shannon HeishmanJames River30 lbs.38 1/2
7/17/2015James KenimerJames River38
7/17/2015Bruce KenimerJames River55 lbs.44
7/17/2015Bruce KenimerJames River40 lbs.43
7/18/2015Marcus O'NeillAppomattox River70 lbs., 6 oz.51 1/2
7/20/2015Carney BroadwaterPamunkey River38 3/4
7/21/2015Bodie FenwickLake Gaston47 lbs., 8 oz.43
7/23/2015Matt O'BrienJames River32 lbs.39 1/2
7/24/2015Brian JohnsonJames River30 lbs.38
7/25/2015James BellRappahannock River44 lbs.44
7/26/2015William PowersPotomac River42 1/4
7/26/2015Bryce FarleyJames River33 lbs.40
7/26/2015Duane SteepJames River34 lbs., 10 oz.
7/26/2015Dalton FarleyJames River33 lbs.40
7/26/2015Dalton FarleyJames River38
7/26/2015Jacob PowersPotomac River39 1/4
7/27/2015Brooks NoblePotomac River44
7/29/2015Charles TempleJames River40 1/4
7/29/2015Roy CoxBuggs Island Lake73 lbs.
7/30/2015Steven DudzinskiBuggs Island Lake116 lbs.
8/1/2015Sheryl EhlersJames River40 lbs.41
8/1/2015David WorkJames River52 lbs.47
8/1/2015Lauren KellisonJames River65 lbs.
8/1/2015Lauren KellisonJames River36 lbs.
8/1/2015Lauren KellisonJames River30 lbs.
8/4/2015Josh DolinJames River46
8/4/2015Jordan McFallsBuggs Island Lake32 lbs.41
8/8/2015Timothy BurtonJames River50
8/9/2015Bradley HuntJames River47 lbs.
8/9/2015Megan HuntJames River44 lbs.
8/10/2015David ElvingtonBuggs Island Lake30 lbs., 6 oz.
8/11/2015Sean MurphyNorthwest River37 lbs.41
8/13/2015Wyatt BunchCat Point Creek40
8/13/2015James CampbellJames River36 lbs.40
8/13/2015James CampbellJames River42
8/13/2015James CampbellJames River38 1/2
8/13/2015James CampbellJames River38
8/14/2015Nancy PendergrassAppomattox River39 lbs.41 1/4
8/14/2015Timothy DycusAppomattox River32 lbs., 13 oz.39 1/2
8/14/2015Howard PendergrassAppomattox River30 lbs., 5 oz.39
8/15/2015Kurt VelvinJames River38 lbs.
8/21/2015Issac LoveJames River78 lbs.
8/21/2015Amaya MorrisonJames River35 lbs.39 1/2
8/21/2015Howard PendergrassAppomattox River30 lbs.39
8/21/2015Landon RegstadJames River35 lbs.41
8/21/2015Judy GeyerJames River50 lbs.
8/22/2015Charles TempleJames River37 lbs., 5 oz.41
8/22/2015Jeffrey LongJames River55 lbs.44
8/26/2015Arthur Waters, IIIJames River42 lbs., 8 oz.
8/26/2015Warren KestersonJames River39 1/2
8/27/2015Christopher ShifflettJames River31 lbs., 3 oz.40 1/2
8/27/2015Joel RuskJames River40 lbs.
8/28/2015James Coleman, Sr.James River31 lbs.
8/28/2015James Coleman, Sr.James River52 lbs.
8/28/2015James Coleman, Sr.James River54 lbs.
8/29/2015Lindsey HaislipJames River47 lbs.46
8/30/2015Richard ArkenboutJames River39
8/30/2015William Thorpe, IIIJames River39
8/31/2015Eddie BootheBuggs Island Lake31 lbs., 6 oz.41 3/4
9/5/2015Matthew ProffittChickahominy River44
9/6/2015Justin SowderPhilpott Lake30 lbs., 14 oz.34
9/7/2015S. Andrew LunsfordJames River37 lbs.40
9/7/2015Michelle VaughanJames River32 lbs.39
9/9/2015Kimberly AhearnJames River39
9/11/2015Carl JacksonBuggs Island Lake46 lbs., 13 oz.
9/11/2015William FosterJames River48 lbs.44
9/12/2015Les JeffordsJames River45 lbs.
9/14/2015David ElvingtonBuggs Island Lake44 lbs.
9/16/2015E.W. "Bill" ChancellorJames River63 lbs.48
9/16/2015Roger Wilborn Jr.Lake Gaston38 1/2
9/17/2015Carnell HuffmanPamunkey River65 lbs.49
9/18/2015Carnell HuffmanPamunkey River32 lbs.39
9/18/2015Christopher WhiteJames River30 lbs., 1 oz.41
9/19/2015Travis BakerBuggs Island Lake34 lbs.42
9/19/2015Jeremy UtterbackLake Curtis40
9/19/2015Donald WilliamsJames River39
9/20/2015Cynthia KriparosLake Gaston43
9/21/2015Davy TilleyBuggs Island Lake107 lbs., 5 oz.59
9/22/2015James GarrisonJames River38 lbs.42
9/24/2015Billy ClevingerBuggs Island Lake38 1/4
9/28/2015Ronald "Ray" HanshewJames River30 lbs.38
10/6/2015Glenn WestJames River45 lbs., 2 oz.44
10/9/2015Tom Henry Tolbert, IIAppomattox River35 lbs.38 1/4
10/10/2015Michael Van AllenJames River50 lbs.
10/10/2015Mark HarawayJames River36 lbs.40 1/4
10/10/2015William Thorpe, IIIMattaponi River38 lbs.40
10/10/2015Timothy HarawayJames River60 lbs.43
10/10/2015Robert AdkinsAppomattox River53 lbs.47
10/10/2015William Van AllenJames River47 lbs.
10/12/2015Gladen Maust, IIIJames River46 lbs.43 3/4
10/12/2015Lacy Williams, IIIJames River50 lbs.42 1/2
10/12/2015Karen NewtzieCat Point Creek40
10/12/2015Jackson CrewChickahominy River45 lbs., 6 oz.44
10/13/2015Jeremy UtterbackPotomac River38
10/17/2015Grayson WebberMattaponi River46 lbs.45
10/17/2015Ross RottierJames River52 lbs.43
10/20/2015Jack Rakes, JrRappahannock River35 lbs.38
10/21/2015Fletcher MaytonJames River65 lbs.48
10/24/2015Jeremy UtterbackPotomac River9
10/24/2015Matt WeavilBuggs Island Lake42 lbs.41 1/4
10/24/2015Therese HouserPotomac River50 lbs.46
10/24/2015Basil BryantLake Gaston40 1/2
10/25/2015Cheryl SmithJames River36 lbs.40
10/25/2015John RothgebPotomac River60 lbs.50
10/25/2015Robert SmithJames River53 lbs.44
10/25/2015Jason RothgebPotomac River62 lbs.52
10/30/2015Benjamin CatlettJames River65 lbs.
10/30/2015Caleb CatlettJames River31 lbs.
10/31/2015Christopher WellsPotomac River40 lbs., 4 oz.40 1/4
10/31/2015Christopher WellsPotomac River49 lbs., 10 oz.43
11/3/2015Buddy BlankenshipJames River83 lbs., 5 oz.48
11/4/2015Richard BeanJames River42 lbs.43
11/4/2015Richard BeanJames River78 lbs.41 1/2
11/7/2015Thomas Stauffer, SrJames River31 lbs.
11/7/2015Rodney CrewChickahominy River46 lbs., 5 oz.45
11/7/2015Franklin Buck StaufferJames River48 lbs.
11/8/2015Christopher WellsPotomac River37 lbs., 12 oz.43
11/8/2015Christopher WellsPotomac River31 lbs., 12 oz.40 1/4
11/8/2015Christopher WellsPotomac River38 1/2
11/8/2015Christopher WellsPotomac River38 1/2
11/8/2015Robert ChoiJames River41
11/10/2015Joshua AndrewsNorthwest River39 1/2
11/11/2015Julie StewartJames River31 lbs.39
11/11/2015Eric BemmerJames River42 lbs.43
11/11/2015Eric BemmerJames River35 lbs.42
11/11/2015Eric BemmerJames River30 lbs.39
11/11/2015William WebsterJames River41 lbs.42
11/11/2015Mary GayJames River72 lbs.47
11/14/2015Eric BelinJames River32 lbs.42
11/14/2015David ElvingtonJames River76 lbs., 8 oz.
11/14/2015Andrew BelinJames River39 lbs.42
11/15/2015McKinley Meade, Jr.James River32 lbs.39
11/17/2015Joshua AndrewsNorthwest River38
11/17/2015Jackson CrewChickahominy River43 lbs.42
11/18/2015Matthew DycusAppomattox River57 lbs.46
11/19/2015Robert AdkinsAppomattox River43 lbs.44
11/21/2015Benjamin WhiteJames River44 lbs.40
11/21/2015James Cole, SrJames River38
11/21/2015Tucker ModesittJames River55 lbs.
11/21/2015Christopher WellsPotomac River64 lbs., 10 oz.48
11/22/2015Paul Brock Jr.Chickahominy Lake47 lbs.
11/22/2015Chad PattersonJames River32 lbs.
11/22/2015Joseph VioletteRappahannock River42 lbs.42
11/27/2015Joshua SmithChickahominy River63 lbs., 10 oz.47
11/27/2015Colton KettermanJames River39 lbs.
11/27/2015Charles Dodson, IIIJames River60 lbs.
11/27/2015Chad PattersonJames River36 lbs.
11/27/2015Jeremy UtterbackPotomac River44
11/27/2015Eddie BootheJames River50 lbs., 4 oz.43 1/2
11/27/2015Lloyd PattersonJames River56 lbs.
11/27/2015Lloyd PattersonJames River35 lbs.
11/27/2015William Thorpe, IIIJames River47 lbs., 10 oz.45
11/28/2015Harold HangerJames River38 lbs.43 1/2
11/29/2015Michael MierzwikNorthwest River34 lbs.39
11/29/2015Grace WhitehurstJames River35 lbs.
11/29/2015Robert HodgesJames River42 lbs.
11/30/2015Gwendolyn PhillipsJames River58 lbs.
11/30/2015Owen WimerJames River37 lbs.
12/4/2015Thomas StummJames River63 lbs.49
12/5/2015David HowardPotomac River43 lbs.42
12/5/2015Avery PowelsonJames River40 lbs.43
12/6/2015Ned SmithJames River38
12/6/2015Steve HardingJames River38 lbs., 4 oz.41 1/4
12/7/2015Stephan Al-khateeb All Other Waters47
12/9/2015James Ogburn IIICat Point Creek40
12/9/2015Jacob HollandJames River47
12/10/2015Donald JonesJames River75 lbs.
12/10/2015Vivian JonesJames River64 lbs.
12/11/2015Roy ShifflettJames River65 lbs.
12/11/2015Roy ShifflettJames River45 lbs.
12/11/2015Robert HuffmanChickahominy River38 lbs.39
12/12/2015Michael YannickPotomac River42 lbs.45
12/12/2015Michael YannickPotomac River30 lbs.40 1/2
12/12/2015Michael YannickPotomac River30 lbs.41
12/12/2015Joseph Yannick, Jr.Potomac River35 lbs.43 1/2
12/12/2015Joseph Yannick, Jr.Potomac River45 lbs.43 1/4
12/12/2015Chad BinglerJames River72 lbs., 10 oz.
12/12/2015Jackson DaleyJames River31 lbs.29
12/15/2015Evan BakerJames River54 lbs.46
12/19/2015Donald KretzerJames River32 lbs.29
12/19/2015Arron BowenJames River57 lbs.44
12/19/2015Thomas WellsPotomac River57 lbs., 7 oz.47
12/20/2015Joseph SeymourJames River30 lbs., 8 oz.39
12/20/2015Joseph SeymourJames River31 lbs.40
12/20/2015Jack AtkinsonJames River38 lbs.41
12/20/2015Will AtkinsonJames River55 lbs.46
12/21/2015Mark FrazierJames River61 lbs.
12/21/2015Terry YeattsJames River70 lbs.
12/21/2015Terry YeattsJames River38 lbs.
12/21/2015John YeattsJames River58 lbs.
12/21/2015Joshua FrazierJames River30 lbs.
12/24/2015Samantha RonkPamunkey River36 lbs.40 1/2
12/26/2015Sherlock AndrewsNorthwest River34 lbs., 7 oz.39 3/4
12/27/2015Mikie MorganJames River40 lbs.43
12/31/2015Mitchell TurnageJames River45 lbs.43

Years Available

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