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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.

Smallmouth Bass

Date of CatchAnglerWaterbodyWeightLength
1/3/2019Timothy DixonNew River21 1/2
1/3/2019Timothy DixonNew River21 1/2
1/3/2019Timothy DixonNew River21
1/4/2019Robert WilliamsRappahannock River3 lbs., 14 oz.20 1/4
1/6/2019James SkinnerRappahannock River21 1/2
1/6/2019Ricky SamuelsMiddle Fork Holston20
1/8/2019Landon RogersShenandoah River3 lbs., 13 oz.20
1/19/2019Benjamin KendrickJames River20 3/4
2/6/2019Timothy DixonNew River20
2/6/2019Timothy DixonNew River20
2/7/2019Gregory RifeNew River20
2/10/2019James SkinnerRappahannock River21
2/10/2019James SkinnerRappahannock River21
2/10/2019James SkinnerRappahannock River20
2/10/2019James SkinnerRappahannock River20 1/4
2/10/2019James SkinnerRappahannock River21 1/2
2/19/2019Jimmy WatkinsNew River20
3/14/2019Jamie AustinJames River5 lbs.20 1/2
3/24/2019Adam BurrisSmith Mountain Lake4 lbs., 6 oz.21
3/26/2019Soan NguyenRappahannock River20 1/4
3/28/2019Kenneth AshleySouth Fork Holston River20
3/29/2019Daniel PattersonNew River20
3/29/2019Richie WilsonNorth Fork Holston River3 lbs.20
3/29/2019Kadie HerenerSmith Mountain Lake21
3/30/2019Benton BoydNew River4 lbs., 1 oz.20
3/31/2019Troy LinvilleJames River20
4/2/2019Earl Martin, Jr.New River4 lbs.20 1/2
4/5/2019Scott DeffenbaughJames River20 1/4
4/6/2019Mason PattersonJames River20
4/6/2019Richie WilsonNorth Fork Holston River3 lbs., 4 oz.20 1/4
4/10/2019Earl Martin Jr.New River2 lbs., 8 oz.20
4/16/2019Troy LinvilleJames River21
4/17/2019George ChristianJames River5 lbs., 2 oz.21 1/2
4/17/2019George ChristianJames River4 lbs., 13 oz.20 1/2
4/17/2019Stanley MorefieldSouth Holston Reservoir5 lbs., 2 oz.21
4/18/2019Avery FlanaryNorth Fork Holston River20 1/2
4/18/2019Ernest ChristianJames River20 1/2
4/19/2019Clyde HarrisonNottoway River20 1/4
4/20/2019Kadie HevenerSmith Mountain Lake21 1/2
4/21/2019Randy Trail, Jr.Claytor Lake4 lbs., 12 oz.20 1/2
4/24/2019Timothy DixonNew River20
4/25/2019Shane Crawford, Jr.Potomac River21 1/2
4/26/2019Danny DuganRapidan River3 lbs., 14 oz.21
4/27/2019Daniel PattersonJames River21
4/30/2019Douglas LarkLaurel Bed Lake6 lbs., 2 oz.24
5/2/2019Earl Martin, Jr.New River4 lbs.20 1/2
5/2/2019Alex JohnsonJames River4 lbs., 8 oz.21
5/2/2019Michael HerbaughShenandoah River3 lbs.20
5/4/2019Robert Lambert, Jr.New River4 lbs.20
5/4/2019Stephen MiklandricNew River5 lbs., 4 oz.23 1/2
5/5/2019Alan Harrington All Other Waters20
5/6/2019Joe Burwell, Sr.Smith Mountain Lake5 lbs., 11 oz.20
5/7/2019James MabryCarvins Cove Lake20
5/9/2019Robert Elam Jr.James River21
5/9/2019Joe Burwell, Sr.Smith Mountain Lake5 lbs., 4 oz.20
5/9/2019Alan HarringtonNorth Fork Holston River5 lbs., 8 oz.21
5/9/2019Jeffrey ColemanNew River20 1/4
5/10/2019Alan HarringtonNorth Fork Holston River4 lbs.20
5/10/2019Joe Burwell, Sr.Smith Mountain Lake5 lbs., 10 oz.20
5/11/2019Robert Hamilton, II.James River20 1/4
5/13/2019Timothy DixonNew River20
5/13/2019Joe Burwell, Sr.Smith Mountain Lake5 lbs., 12 oz.20
5/13/2019James PearmanClaytor Lake20
5/16/2019Joe Burwell, Sr.Smith Mountain Lake5 lbs., 1 oz.20
5/17/2019Dudley ReddenNew River20
5/18/2019Britton TranJames River20
5/19/2019Cypress RohrigSmith Mountain Lake5 lbs., 6 oz.21
5/19/2019Corey RhoadesNew River20
5/20/2019Chris RiceJames River3 lbs., 8 oz.20 1/2
5/23/2019Danny DuganRapidan River3 lbs., 10 oz.21
5/23/2019Scott MarvinSmith Mountain Lake20
5/23/2019Hunter ChristianClinch River20
5/24/2019Matthew McGrawJackson River20
5/24/2019Curtis PeeryLaurel Bed Lake2 lbs., 13 oz.20 1/2
5/24/2019Curtis PeeryLaurel Bed Lake2 lbs., 8 oz.20
5/26/2019James StanleyJames River20 1/4
5/26/2019Sandra HillNew River20 1/2
5/26/2019Eric LitchfordRappahannock River3 lbs.20
5/26/2019Max DarnallLaurel Bed Lake2 lbs., 9 oz.20
5/26/2019Curtis PeeryLaurel Bed Lake3 lbs., 6 oz.21
5/27/2019William ShelhorseStaunton River20 1/2
5/27/2019Matthew PillowJames River21
5/29/2019Luke OwenPhilpott Lake20
5/30/2019Michael CalerJames River3 lbs., 13 oz.20 1/4
5/30/2019Billy LongNew River4 lbs., 10 oz.20 1/2
6/1/2019Spence WilcoxNew River20 1/4
6/1/2019Daniel PattersonJames River20 1/4
6/2/2019Matthew SchweigerNew River2 1/2
6/3/2019William TylerNew River20 1/4
6/4/2019Cody RhoadesNew River22 1/2
6/8/2019Colton GrantJames River22
6/8/2019Colton GrantJames River21
6/8/2019Wes ConleyNew River20
6/8/2019Evan HuffLake Moomaw5 lbs.20 1/2
6/12/2019Deborah ComptonLaurel Bed Lake23
6/15/2019Matthew ChapmanShenandoah River3 lbs., 10 oz.20
6/16/2019John FallsMaury River20
6/18/2019Danny DuganRapidan River3 lbs., 12 oz.21
6/20/2019Ronald AimonettiSmith Mountain Lake20 1/2
6/22/2019Mackenzie Mae RollerSmith Mountain Lake20 1/4
6/29/2019Ritchie MedleyRoanoke River21
6/30/2019John WhitlowJackson River20 1/2
6/30/2019Wesley BrownClaytor Lake20 1/4
7/1/2019William Lyne, IIIJames River20
7/2/2019Justin ShipleySmith Mountain Lake5 lbs.21
7/3/2019Kendall HallBlackwater River7 lbs., 1 oz.24
7/3/2019Danny DuganRapidan River20
7/3/2019Liam MullikinSmith Mountain Lake20 1/2
7/4/2019Philip CubbageShenandoah River20 1/4
7/5/2019Matthew Hudgins, Jr.James River20 3/4
7/5/2019Evan HuffLake Moomaw6 lbs., 10 oz.22
7/6/2019Elijah EdwardsNew River20 1/4
7/6/2019Elijah EdwardsNew River20 1/4
7/8/2019Marion Dyer Jackson, IIINew River21 3/4
7/12/2019Bruce BranhamSmith Mountain Lake20 1/2
7/13/2019Justin McCormickMaury River3 lbs., 12 oz.22
7/14/2019Stephen SchmitzRockfish River20
7/14/2019William Lyne, IIIJames River20 1/2
7/16/2019Josh CollinsLake Moomaw2 lbs., 6 oz.20 1/4
7/17/2019Paige WorleyStaunton River4 lbs.20 1/4
7/19/2019Christopher WolfordNew River4 lbs.20 1/4
7/21/2019Glenn EdmondsNew River22
7/25/2019W. Bradley TurnerRapidan River20
7/26/2019Alex JohnsonJames River5 lbs., 8 oz.23 1/2
7/26/2019Alex JohnsonJames River21
7/26/2019Niklas HatchettSmith Mountain Lake5 lbs.20 1/2
7/27/2019Steven BishopNew River21 1/4
7/29/2019Robert Elam, Jr. All Other Waters20
7/29/2019Christopher MaslowJames River20
8/3/2019Curtis PeeryLaurel Bed Lake20
8/3/2019Curtis PeeryLaurel Bed Lake20 1/2
8/3/2019David CamdenJames River20 1/4
8/4/2019Matthew HaneyNew River21 1/2
8/12/2019Foster HarrisNew River21 1/2
8/16/2019Jesse DeatonNew River20 3/4
8/17/2019William ShelhorseStaunton River20
8/17/2019Johnny BollingStaunton River20
8/21/2019Whitt ShillingJames River20 1/4
8/22/2019Ray WomackStaunton River20 1/4
8/25/2019Jody CussinsNorth Fork Holston River20
8/27/2019Judy FallsMaury River20
8/30/2019Chris PoeShenandoah River20
8/31/2019Marion Dyer Jackson, IIINew River22 1/2
8/31/2019Randy Trail, Jr.Claytor Lake20
9/3/2019Carles Arnold All Other Waters22
9/5/2019Jerry GranthamNew River23
9/6/2019John FallsMaury River20
9/7/2019Henry Aguinaldo Jr.Rapidan River21
9/7/2019Karyss IsomNew River20
9/8/2019Preston QuesenberryNew River6 lbs., 1 oz.22 1/2
9/8/2019William Lyne, IIIJames River20
9/12/2019Alex JohnsonJames River5 lbs.20
9/15/2019Tyler FetherolfJames River20
9/21/2019Casey StarnesNew River20 1/2
9/23/2019Christopher MaslowJames River20
9/24/2019Maynard ThompsonCarvins Cove Lake22
9/26/2019Judy FallsMaury River20 1/4
9/26/2019Judy FallsMaury River20
9/29/2019John FallsMaury River20
9/29/2019Carson ParksLake Moomaw3 lbs., 14 oz.20 1/2
10/1/2019John CovingtonRapidan River3 lbs., 12 oz.20
10/1/2019Jeffrey WilliamsonJames River20 3/4
10/5/2019John TrammellJames River20 1/4
10/7/2019George DicksonNew River21
10/11/2019Charles Kinzer, Jr.New River20
10/13/2019Susan GrasseyJames River5 lbs., 11 oz.21
10/13/2019Charles Kinzer, Jr.New River21 3/4
10/14/2019John Green Jr.Lake Moomaw20
10/16/2019Joe Burwell, Sr.James River5 lbs.20
10/18/2019Joe Burwell, Sr.James River5 lbs.20
10/19/2019Richard NesterSmith Mountain Lake20 1/4
10/19/2019Ethan LeeNew River6 lbs.21 3/4
10/20/2019Travis GravesSmith Mountain Lake5 lbs., 12 oz.21 1/2
10/26/2019Chris PoeJames River20
10/26/2019Clay BolickNew River6 lbs.23 1/2
11/5/2019Scott DeffenbaughJames River21
11/10/2019Jody CussinsNorth Fork Holston River20 1/2
11/20/2019Christopher SpencerNew River3 lbs., 8 oz.20
11/26/2019Christopher BoltSmith Mountain Lake4 lbs., 8 oz.20 3/4
12/4/2019Joshua CarrSmith Mountain Lake4 lbs., 5 oz.20

Years Available

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