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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 CatchAnglerSpeciesWeightLength
1/28/2012Kevin FearsBlue Catfish38 lbs., 15 oz.46 1/2
1/31/2012Tommy MartinCrappie3 lbs., 7 oz.17 1/2
2/8/2012Timothy MerryCrappie3 lbs.16 1/2
2/8/2012Timothy GlasscockCrappie3 lbs., 1 oz.17
2/8/2012Gray MossWhite Perch1 lbs., 8 oz.
2/10/2012Robert Poole, Jr.Crappie2 lbs., 10 oz.16 1/2
2/18/2012Jimmy ThomasCrappie2 lbs., 10 oz.16
2/19/2012Donald Newhart Sr.Crappie2 lbs., 3 oz.15 1/4
2/23/2012Bernard HastingsBlue Catfish43 lbs., 5 oz.46
2/23/2012William JohnsonCrappie2 lbs., 12 oz.
3/8/2012Jan Vassar, Jr.Crappie2 lbs., 8 oz.17
3/8/2012Bobby WhitlowCrappie2 lbs., 6 oz.
3/8/2012Gray MossCrappie2 lbs., 4 oz.
3/8/2012Gray MossCrappie2 lbs., 2 oz.
3/9/2012Vernon CrewsFlathead Catfish34 lbs., 12 oz.40
3/9/2012Kevin FearsBlue Catfish38 lbs., 5 oz.42
3/9/2012Edward MoodyCrappie2 lbs.
3/9/2012Bobby WhitlowCrappie2 lbs., 8 oz.
3/9/2012Bobby WhitlowCrappie2 lbs., 1 oz.
3/10/2012Melvin Manning, Jr.Crappie2 lbs., 8 oz.
3/13/2012Jerry Parrish, Sr.Crappie2 lbs., 2 oz.16
3/14/2012Vernon CrewsGar52 1/2
3/15/2012Michael KatchamLargemouth Bass23
3/15/2012Bobby WhitlowBlue Catfish47 lbs.
3/16/2012Frazier StreichCrappie2 lbs., 8 oz.17
3/17/2012Charles AlexanderCrappie2 lbs., 3 oz.15
3/17/2012Samantha AndersonFlathead Catfish32 lbs., 8 oz.43 3/4
3/17/2012Bennett TwifordWhite Bass2 lbs., 13 oz.
3/17/2012Bennett TwifordWhite Bass2 lbs., 9 oz.
3/17/2012Matthew ReillyGar44 1/2
3/18/2012Rita JacksonFreshWater Drum9 lbs.
3/23/2012Ben WilliamsWhite Perch2 lbs., 2 oz.16 1/2
3/23/2012Darrell BuchananFreshWater Drum7 lbs.24
3/23/2012Gray MossCrappie2 lbs., 1 oz.
3/23/2012Jonathan LinensBlue Catfish33 lbs., 13 oz.41
3/24/2012Ellis ArthurCrappie2 lbs., 1 oz.16 1/4
3/24/2012Ellis ArthurCrappie2 lbs., 6 oz.16 1/2
3/24/2012Ellis ArthurCrappie3 lbs., 9 oz.17 3/4
3/25/2012Ray GanoeCrappie2 lbs., 4 oz.
4/3/2012Jonathan LinensBlue Catfish37 lbs., 13 oz.39
4/4/2012James TurnerCrappie2 lbs., 4 oz.16 1/2
4/4/2012James TurnerCrappie2 lbs., 6 oz.17 1/4
4/4/2012James TurnerCrappie2 lbs.15 1/2
4/5/2012Caleb StanleyCrappie15 1/2
4/8/2012Edward MoodyCrappie15 1/2
4/10/2012Colton StegallCrappie15 1/4
4/10/2012James TurnerCrappie2 lbs., 3 oz.15 3/4
4/11/2012James TurnerCrappie2 lbs.15
4/12/2012J Trent, IIICrappie15
4/13/2012Franklin Hastings, Jr.Crappie2 lbs., 10 oz.17 1/2
4/14/2012Mark Zaruba, Sr.Crappie2 lbs., 11 oz.15 1/2
4/14/2012Myrtle MandevilleCrappie15
4/14/2012Stephen MandevilleCrappie16 1/4
4/15/2012James ClaybrookBlue Catfish46 lbs.46
4/18/2012Jerry EcholsCrappie15
4/21/2012Matthew StoneCrappie2 lbs., 4 oz.16
4/23/2012Alan SeamsterBlue Catfish36 lbs., 2 oz.
4/23/2012James BootheBlue Catfish31 lbs., 8 oz.39 1/2
4/25/2012Bradford AshleyGar49
4/25/2012Donald Barkley, Jr.Crappie2 lbs.16
4/25/2012Donald Barkley, Jr.Blue Catfish39
4/25/2012Robert BeardBlue Catfish50 lbs., 12 oz.
4/26/2012Jerry EcholsCrappie15 1/2
4/27/2012Michael GauldinCrappie15 1/2
5/3/2012Bradford AshleySunfish12
5/3/2012Bradford AshleySunfish12
5/3/2012Bradford AshleySunfish12
5/3/2012Bradford AshleySunfish12
5/4/2012Bradford AshleySunfish11
5/4/2012Bradford AshleySunfish11
5/4/2012Bradford AshleySunfish11
5/4/2012Bradford AshleySunfish11
5/4/2012Bradford AshleySunfish12
5/4/2012Bradford AshleySunfish12
5/4/2012Bradford AshleySunfish11
5/4/2012Bradford AshleySunfish11
5/4/2012Bradford AshleySunfish11
5/5/2012Donald Newhart Sr.FreshWater Drum8 lbs., 2 oz.25 1/2
5/5/2012Randall AlfordGar41
5/5/2012Randall AlfordGar14 lbs., 13 oz.47
5/11/2012Edward MoodyCrappie2 lbs., 2 oz.
5/12/2012Jonathan LinensFlathead Catfish26 lbs., 6 oz.40
5/12/2012Mitchell BowenCrappie2 lbs., 4 oz.16
5/14/2012Geoffrey ThackerCrappie2 lbs., 14 oz.
5/15/2012Carolyn GlasscoLargemouth Bass22 1/2
5/17/2012Dennis HayerBlue Catfish60 lbs.
5/19/2012David HowellFreshWater Drum6 lbs., 13 oz.24 1/2
5/23/2012Anne WilliamsFreshWater Drum8 lbs., 13 oz.
6/9/2012Justin ClineFlathead Catfish26 lbs., 12 oz.
6/9/2012Jonathan LinensFlathead Catfish29 lbs., 2 oz.43
6/11/2012Kevin PattersonCrappie15
6/12/2012Thomas EubankFreshWater Drum25
6/13/2012Jonathan LinensFlathead Catfish25 lbs.
6/14/2012Jonathan LinensFlathead Catfish25 lbs., 3 oz.
6/17/2012John FoxCrappie1 lbs., 11 oz.15
6/18/2012Charlie ChapmanCrappie2 lbs., 4 oz.17 1/2
6/19/2012Jonathan LinensFlathead Catfish27 lbs.
6/21/2012John IsomGar10 lbs.42
6/21/2012Jennifer DeanCrappie2 lbs., 4 oz.16
6/23/2012Draper DayeCrappie2 lbs., 1 oz.
6/23/2012David ElvingtonBlue Catfish36 lbs., 8 oz.
6/24/2012Clyde MayhewBlue Catfish41 lbs.
7/7/2012Frank HobgoodFreshWater Drum9 lbs.
7/9/2012Shannon JordanGar18 lbs.
7/10/2012Nancy CannoyFreshWater Drum26 lbs., 8 oz.38 1/2
7/21/2012Paula McClellandGar46
7/24/2012Nancy CannoyWhite Perch14 1/4
7/26/2012Tommy JohnsonFlathead Catfish30 lbs.
8/6/2012Bryan Jones, Jr.Crappie2 lbs., 4 oz.16
8/13/2012Ryan JonesBlue Catfish36 lbs., 2 oz.41 1/2
8/14/2012Kyle PattersonBlue Catfish38 1/2
8/26/2012Barry RoherBlue Catfish39
9/1/2012Donald Settle, Sr.Blue Catfish36 lbs.40
9/1/2012Tanner CampbellSunfish1 lbs., 3 oz.12
9/22/2012David ElvingtonBlue Catfish56 lbs., 12 oz.
9/24/2012Granville Smith, IVBlue Catfish45 1/2
9/26/2012Donna KcragetSunfish11 1/4
9/30/2012Justin ReynoldsBlue Catfish44 lbs., 10 oz.45 1/4
10/16/2012James Womack, IVCrappie2 lbs.15 1/2
10/25/2012Bernard HarveyChannel Catfish35 1/2
11/2/2012Larry DaltonBlue Catfish33 lbs.43
11/3/2012Harvey Ayers, Jr.Blue Catfish39 lbs.41
11/11/2012Christopher MannBlue Catfish35 lbs.43
11/17/2012Harvey Ayers, Jr.Blue Catfish36 lbs.
12/3/2012Charlie ChapmanCrappie2 lbs., 3 oz.16
12/8/2012Donna SeagrovesBlue Catfish38
12/12/2012Jacob ThomassonStriped Bass24 lbs.39
12/19/2012Jacob ThomassonStriped Bass24 lbs.39
12/23/2012Harvey Ayers, Jr.Blue Catfish45 lbs.45

Years Available

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