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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.


Date of CatchAnglerWaterbodyWeightLength
3/16/2011Richard InsleyDiascund Reservoir45
3/17/2011Richard InsleyDiascund Reservoir44
3/26/2011Keith McQuiddyJames River48
4/9/2011Matthew FaucetteBuggs Island Lake15 lbs.
4/14/2011Hersel WannBuggs Island Lake18 lbs.48
4/24/2011Dale SturdifenBuggs Island Lake11 lbs.44
4/26/2011Grayson SainatoLake Gaston44
4/26/2011Joseph GeorgeStaunton River15 lbs., 5 oz.49
4/27/2011Thomas ClaussenWestern Branch Reservoir13 lbs., 9 oz.46
4/30/2011Joshua BarlowDiascund Reservoir40 1/4
4/30/2011Mark MelvisChickahominy River40 1/2
4/30/2011Jonathan DavisJames River11 lbs., 2 oz.45 1/4
5/7/2011Joshua DoughartyDiascund Reservoir40
5/10/2011Robert BreedenPotomac River40
5/11/2011Michael BurnetteBuggs Island Lake10 lbs.46 1/2
5/15/2011Michael Oley Jr.James River11 lbs., 8 oz.
5/18/2011Billy ClevingerBuggs Island Lake11 lbs., 8 oz.46
5/19/2011Stephen MilesBuggs Island Lake12 lbs.45
5/21/2011Ross StewartDiascund Reservoir13 lbs.45
5/21/2011Christopher BurrisAppomattox River47
5/22/2011Danny BestLake Gaston46
5/22/2011Willard MogerLone Star Lakes42
5/25/2011Dale SturdifenBuggs Island Lake40
5/25/2011Joseph StewardPrivate Pond45
5/26/2011Thomas RussellRappahannock River40 1/2
5/28/2011Dale SturdifenBuggs Island Lake10 lbs., 8 oz.46
5/28/2011Ethan Gantt All Other Waters42 1/4
5/28/2011Cecilia VerderameNorthwest River42
5/29/2011Dale SturdifenBuggs Island Lake13 lbs., 8 oz.48
6/2/2011Kodi ShacklefordPiankatank River43
6/2/2011Allie ZaricorNorthwest River14 lbs., 11 oz.48
6/4/2011Wesley AndersonNottoway River8 lbs.40
6/4/2011Todd HudsonStaunton River12 lbs.48
6/4/2011Joshua DaughertySwift Creek41 1/2
6/4/2011Roy TaylorPamunkey River13 lbs., 8 oz.48
6/8/2011David HarrisNottoway River41 1/4
6/10/2011Ronnie KnicleyPamunkey River42
6/10/2011Christopher WellsWestern Branch Reservoir42
6/13/2011Charles TurnerBlackwater River42
6/14/2011David White, Jr.Western Branch Reservoir42
6/15/2011Leon GringJames River13 lbs., 8 oz.42
6/16/2011Steven KnicelyChickahominy Lake40
6/16/2011Steven KnicelyChickahominy Lake11 lbs., 8 oz.43
6/17/2011Tucker ModesittJames River19 lbs.45
6/18/2011Robert Lawson, Sr.James River12 lbs., 9 oz.43
6/20/2011Thomas EubankBuggs Island Lake42
6/21/2011Charles TurnerNottoway River42
6/21/2011Charles TurnerNottoway River14 lbs., 03 oz.46
6/25/2011Dale SturdifenBuggs Island Lake11 lbs.47
7/2/2011Steven Dudley, Jr.Northwest River16 lbs.45
7/2/2011Leonard CorumLake Gaston17 lbs., 3 oz.
7/2/2011Leonard CorumLake Gaston20 lbs., 9 oz.
7/2/2011Leonard CorumLake Gaston12 lbs., 6 oz.
7/2/2011Leonard CorumLake Gaston12 lbs., 9 oz.
7/2/2011Leonard CorumLake Gaston13 lbs., 10 oz.
7/3/2011Harvey HallChickahominy River10 lbs.41 1/2
7/3/2011Dale SturdifenBuggs Island Lake44 1/2
7/3/2011Dale SturdifenBuggs Island Lake10 lbs., 8 oz.43 1/2
7/3/2011Christopher BrownLake Prince44 3/4
7/3/2011David BrownLake Prince42 1/2
7/5/2011Derek Hornbeck, Jr.James River16 lbs.
7/5/2011Samuel Hornbeck, Jr.James River10 lbs., 6 oz.
7/5/2011Chris IngramPotomac River41
7/6/2011Herbert Carter, Jr.Nottoway River11 lbs., 6 oz.44
7/10/2011Jonathan ChattoBack Bay46
7/11/2011Herbert Carter, Jr.Nottoway River41
7/15/2011Charles WhitlockJames River14 lbs.43 1/2
7/17/2011Joseph Church Jr.Lake Gaston42 1/4
7/17/2011James W StineJames River14 lbs.45 3/4
7/17/2011Shaun EdwardsLake Prince44 3/4
7/21/2011Ben BarnesJames River41
7/23/2011Dana CashWestern Branch Reservoir44 1/2
7/24/2011David HarrisNottoway River10 lbs., 2 oz.45
7/24/2011Todd PetroNorthwest River10 lbs.41 1/4
7/26/2011Ben BarnesJames River43
7/27/2011Michael JonesWestern Branch Reservoir11 lbs., 02 oz.46
7/29/2011Scott BuffingtonChickahominy River45
7/29/2011William Barger, Jr.James River13 lbs.49
7/30/2011Otis Rose, IVHyco River14 lbs., 2 oz.49
7/30/2011David Hager, Jr.James River12 lbs.47
7/30/2011Joseph WallowerNottoway River41
7/30/2011Walter ReeseDiascund Reservoir40 1/2
7/31/2011Jerry Thornton, IIIJames River15 lbs.48
8/1/2011Dillon SmithPiankatank River41
8/1/2011Jay BucklePotomac River42
8/2/2011Herbert Carter, Jr.Nottoway River42
8/6/2011Timothy MansfieldWestern Branch Reservoir43
8/6/2011Kindred MagetteNottoway River41 1/2
8/6/2011Robert MagetteNottoway River44
8/7/2011Robert MagetteNottoway River11 lbs., 11 oz.46
8/7/2011Brian ShepardJames River16 lbs.46
8/12/2011Jared KnicleyPamunkey River17 lbs.42
8/13/2011Robert MagetteNottoway River43 1/2
8/14/2011Robert MagetteNottoway River44 1/4
8/17/2011Michael WilsonLake Gaston12 lbs., 11 oz.46 1/2
8/19/2011Kenneth HowellChickahominy River12 lbs., 8 oz.44
8/21/2011Mitchell OwensNottoway River41 1/4
8/31/2011Kyle CoxWestern Branch Reservoir43 3/4
8/31/2011Kyle CoxWestern Branch Reservoir45
8/31/2011Michael JonesWestern Branch Reservoir49
9/2/2011Michael JonesWestern Branch Reservoir48
9/3/2011Kyle CoxWestern Branch Reservoir42
9/3/2011Otis Rose, IVHyco River41
9/5/2011Kyle CoxWestern Branch Reservoir46
9/7/2011Arron BowenBuggs Island Lake26 lbs., 8 oz.54
9/10/2011Jacob DrimerCat Point Creek11 lbs.42
9/20/2011Willard MogerLone Star Lakes40
9/22/2011Robert GearhartChickahominy River44
9/24/2011Carl RichardsonBuggs Island Lake44
9/25/2011David ReynoldsBack Bay41 1/2
9/30/2011Michael JonesWestern Branch Reservoir48
12/14/2011Michael EgglestonJames River10 lbs., 4 oz.

Years Available

Note: posting of data for the current year is delayed by 3 months.