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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.

Chain Pickerel

Date of CatchAnglerWaterbodyWeightLength
1/1/2007Ronald HodgesLake Moomaw5 lbs.24 1/2
1/6/2007Paul AndersonPrivate Pond4 lbs., 06 oz.24
1/6/2007G. F. BraceLake Cohoon5 lbs., 01 oz.26
1/12/2007William BrandonLake Cohoon24 1/2
1/13/2007Larry ScottPrivate Pond24
1/13/2007G. F. BraceLake Cohoon4 lbs., 12 oz.25 1/4
1/13/2007G. F. BraceLake Cohoon24 1/4
1/13/2007Charles VanMeter, Jr.Swift Creek Reservoir25 1/4
1/14/2007Mark FimianLee Hall Reservoir4 lbs., 06 oz.24 1/4
1/14/2007Alfred HaynesSwift Creek Reservoir24 1/4
1/15/2007William BrandonLake Cohoon24 1/4
1/16/2007Wade BrooksPrivate Pond25
1/17/2007William BrandonLake Cohoon25
1/17/2007William BrandonLake Cohoon24 1/2
1/18/2007Alfred HaynesSwift Creek Reservoir4 lbs., 10 oz.25 1/4
1/19/2007Cletaus ListonLee Hall Reservoir24 1/2
1/20/2007Jonathan HenshawPrivate Pond4 lbs., 03 oz.24 1/2
1/20/2007Alfred HaynesSwift Creek Reservoir4 lbs., 04 oz.25 1/4
1/22/2007William BrandonChickahominy River24
1/23/2007Anthony Stump All Other Waters5 lbs., 15 oz.24 1/2
1/27/2007Alfred HaynesSwift Creek Reservoir4 lbs., 05 oz.24 3/4
1/27/2007Alfred HaynesSwift Creek Reservoir4 lbs., 05 oz.25
1/28/2007Donald SmithGardys Mill Pond4 lbs., 07 oz.24 3/4
1/28/2007Alfred HaynesSwift Creek Reservoir4 lbs., 10 oz.24 3/4
1/28/2007Alfred HaynesSwift Creek Reservoir24 1/2
1/30/2007Douglas McIlavySandy River Reservoir4 lbs., 08 oz.24
1/30/2007Douglas McIlavySandy River Reservoir4 lbs., 09 oz.24
2/2/2007Douglas McIlavySandy River Reservoir4 lbs., 06 oz.24
2/21/2007Douglas McIlavySandy River Reservoir4 lbs., 10 oz.24 1/2
2/22/2007Robert ReynoldsLake Cohoon4 lbs.25
2/23/2007Brian DoughtyLake Moomaw25
2/25/2007Alfred HaynesSwift Creek Reservoir24 1/2
2/26/2007Donald WestPrivate Pond25 1/4
3/1/2007Ramon DixonPrivate Pond4 lbs., 07 oz.24
3/3/2007Thomas Byrum, Jr.Lake Meade25
3/3/2007Thomas Byrum, Jr.Lake Meade24 1/2
3/4/2007Alfred HaynesSwift Creek Reservoir24 3/4
3/4/2007Alfred HaynesSwift Creek Reservoir24 3/4
3/7/2007Michael BassSwift Creek Reservoir24
3/9/2007David HammSwift Creek Reservoir24 3/4
3/14/2007Michael AldridgePrivate Pond24 1/4
3/14/2007Ernest Hughes Jr.Private Pond5 lbs., 01 oz.26
3/14/2007Brandon MitchellPrivate Pond25
3/15/2007Zachary MerrillSwift Creek Reservoir24 1/2
3/17/2007Michael DavisGardys Mill Pond24 3/4
3/20/2007Warren Evans, IIISwift Creek Reservoir5 lbs.
3/22/2007Chadwick WrightLake Prince24
3/22/2007James BattenNorthwest River24
3/24/2007Frederick Cumbea, IIIPrivate Pond25 1/2
3/24/2007Gerald WescottLittle Creek Reservoir26 1/4
3/24/2007Stephen PowersLake Cohoon4 lbs., 10 oz.27
3/25/2007Dale CurtisSwift Creek Reservoir4 lbs., 09 oz.26
3/25/2007Frazier StreichPrivate Pond5 lbs., 08 oz.25
3/29/2007Joshua StevensLee Hall Reservoir24
3/31/2007Patrick HugoLake Cohoon25 1/2
3/31/2007Dennis BuissetBuggs Island Lake24 1/4
4/1/2007Robert Brainard, Jr.Private Pond4 lbs., 04 oz.24
4/1/2007Zachary MerrillSwift Creek Reservoir24 1/2
4/4/2007Arther Eggleston, Jr.Chesterfield Reservoir24 3/4
4/8/2007Mark FimianLee Hall Reservoir4 lbs., 07 oz.24 1/2
4/9/2007Preston GoodrichPrivate Pond24 1/4
4/10/2007Barbara SmithGardys Mill Pond24 1/4
4/11/2007Emily HopkinsPrivate Pond24 1/2
4/13/2007Logan CollinsPrivate Pond25 1/2
4/13/2007Michael MorrisLake Moomaw25 1/2
4/17/2007Michael AldridgePrivate Pond4 lbs.25 1/2
4/22/2007Robert WagnerLake Prince24 1/2
4/22/2007James HallWestern Branch Reservoir24 1/2
4/22/2007Mason BrownPrivate Pond26
4/24/2007David StacyLittle Creek Reservoir24
4/24/2007Venoy ToddPrivate Pond4 lbs.25 1/4
4/28/2007Cheryl AldridgePrivate Pond24 3/4
4/28/2007Alex WhitePrivate Pond24 1/2
4/28/2007Joshua Sadler All Other Waters4 lbs.
4/28/2007Danny BestLake Gaston24
4/28/2007Edgar SimpsonPrivate Pond25
4/30/2007John Walston, Jr.Private Pond4 lbs.25
4/30/2007Joshua StevensLake Gaston24
5/1/2007Scott WileySwift Creek Reservoir25 1/4
5/5/2007Rick BrooksPrivate Pond24 1/2
5/5/2007Robert WagnerLake Prince25 1/2
5/5/2007Marion MartinLake Cohoon4 lbs.25 1/2
5/5/2007Jack KollerWestern Branch Reservoir24
5/5/2007Jack KollerWestern Branch Reservoir24
5/9/2007Bryan GrantNi Reservoir27
5/12/2007Jason GreenwayCraig Creek24
5/12/2007Alyce PinnellLake Gaston25
5/13/2007Ian KalvaitisPrivate Pond26
5/16/2007Stephen BylerLake Moomaw27 1/2
5/18/2007Gregory JonesPrivate Pond24
5/19/2007Mitchell KraftLake Cohoon4 lbs.26 1/2
5/20/2007M. Dwayne TuckerLake Moomaw4 lbs., 10 oz.27
5/20/2007Vernon Stone Jr.Little Creek Reservoir4 lbs.24 1/4
5/20/2007Stephen BatchelderWestern Branch Reservoir25
5/20/2007Stephen BatchelderWestern Branch Reservoir24
5/26/2007Veronica AltizerPrivate Pond4 lbs., 11 oz.25 1/4
5/26/2007John Walston, Jr.Private Pond24
5/26/2007Robert Shiro, Jr.Private Pond26
5/28/2007Jeff DearingCraig Creek6 lbs.28 1/2
5/28/2007Andrew BowerLake Moomaw24 1/4
5/28/2007David SaundersChesterfield Reservoir4 lbs., 13 oz.27
5/28/2007Brian PlanteSwift Creek Reservoir25 1/2
5/31/2007Douglas McIlavySwift Creek Reservoir4 lbs., 01 oz.24
6/1/2007Sandra CopeLake Gaston4 lbs., 05 oz.26
6/2/2007Kevin GrayTormentor Lake4 lbs., 05 oz.25 1/2
6/6/2007Kenneth SvobodaSwift Creek Reservoir4 lbs., 01 oz.25 1/4
6/6/2007Douglas McIlavySwift Creek Reservoir4 lbs., 02 oz.25
6/6/2007Douglas McIlavySwift Creek Reservoir4 lbs., 07 oz.25
6/8/2007Albert LeBlancLake Gaston25
6/9/2007Jerry ClevingerPrivate Pond24 1/2
6/9/2007Gregory HicksLake Prince24
6/10/2007Christopher BrooksNi Reservoir5 lbs.27 1/4
6/13/2007James Brown Sr.Lake Cohoon25
6/17/2007Alex WhitePrivate Pond24 1/2
6/17/2007Timothy MansfieldWestern Branch Reservoir25
6/17/2007Keith KruegerPrivate Pond24 1/4
6/22/2007Zachary AustinMattaponi River25
7/2/2007Benjamin PedenBlackwater River5 lbs., 12 oz.24
7/3/2007Paul BermanSwift Creek Reservoir4 lbs., 04 oz.24
7/4/2007Brian BlackingtonNi Reservoir5 lbs., 08 oz.26
7/5/2007Bradford ThweattPrivate Pond24 1/2
7/6/2007Gary ShifflettBowlers Mill24
7/9/2007Richard WebsterPrivate Pond24 1/4
7/11/2007Neal BengtsonPrivate Pond4 lbs., 14 oz.26
7/14/2007Bryce AndersonBlackwater River25
7/15/2007William Hall IIIChickahominy Lake24 1/2
7/15/2007William Hall IIIChickahominy Lake25 1/2
7/15/2007William Hall IIIChickahominy Lake24 3/4
7/15/2007Fabian PiedraChickahominy Lake24 1/2
7/17/2007Scott WileySwift Creek Reservoir25 1/2
7/19/2007Deborah HuffinesDiascund Reservoir24 1/2
7/20/2007Robert Patton All Other Waters24 1/2
7/21/2007Matthew HaskinsLake Gaston25 1/2
7/21/2007Michael Sumner, JrPrivate Pond25
7/23/2007Alex WhitePrivate Pond25
7/23/2007Alex WhitePrivate Pond27
7/24/2007Kenneth Powers, Jr.Appomattox River27 1/4
7/28/2007Aaron GoinsLake Chesdin25
8/4/2007Darren BrownPrivate Pond24
8/5/2007Tyler HallChickahominy Lake24
8/23/2007James RubyNi Reservoir25
8/31/2007Edward Powell, Jr.Private Pond24
9/2/2007Stephen MiklandricLake Cohoon4 lbs., 13 oz.27
9/2/2007Julian HarrellRappahannock River25
9/2/2007Timothy MansfieldWestern Branch Reservoir25
9/16/2007Robert Shiro, Jr.Private Pond24 1/4
9/22/2007Robert LeeChickahominy Lake4 lbs., 08 oz.27
9/23/2007Jerry GallagherSandy River Reservoir24 1/2
10/13/2007Joshua MiklandricLake Cohoon4 lbs., 06 oz.26 1/2
10/13/2007Johnny HockettSwift Creek Reservoir26 1/2
11/4/2007Stephen BatchelderWestern Branch Reservoir25 1/4
11/10/2007Thomas HardenLunga Reservoir25 1/2
11/17/2007Gregory HicksLake Prince24
11/17/2007Guy DavisGardys Mill Pond25
11/17/2007Donald SmithChandlers Mill Pond24 1/4
11/18/2007Roger OwenBeaverdam Swamp Reservoir24
11/21/2007James GianniniChickahominy Lake24 1/4
11/21/2007Kevin HenshawPrivate Pond5 lbs.25 1/4
11/22/2007Jerry ParrishLake Gaston25
11/22/2007Jonathan Owens, Sr.Speights Run26
11/23/2007Jamie LaFaveLake Meade25
11/24/2007James DearLake Cohoon25 3/4
11/24/2007James DearLake Cohoon24 1/2
11/24/2007David ForbesLake Cohoon25
11/29/2007Buford GarrettPrivate Pond25 1/2
12/8/2007Jackie JonesSwift Creek Reservoir25 1/4
12/9/2007Jackie JonesSwift Creek Reservoir24
12/9/2007James DearLake Cohoon4 lbs., 14 oz.26
12/10/2007Jonathan MattoxWest Neck Creek5 lbs.24
12/14/2007Joshua DavisSwift Creek Reservoir24
12/20/2007John Huckstep IVPrivate Pond4 lbs., 02 oz.
12/21/2007Michael SchoolsPrivate Pond24 1/2
12/27/2007Ronald JeffordsWest Neck Creek28

Years Available

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