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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
1/1/2006Bradley HnattBlue Catfish55 lbs., 08 oz.45 1/2
1/7/2006Michael AtkinsBlue Catfish32 lbs., 04 oz.39 1/4
1/8/2006Gregory HicksBlue Catfish33 lbs., 13 oz.43
1/16/2006Newell HamptonLargemouth Bass23
1/20/2006William BrandonCrappie2 lbs., 04 oz.15 1/4
1/30/2006Hunter EmbryBlue Catfish33 lbs., 03 oz.39
1/30/2006Douglas TolliverBlue Catfish36 lbs., 04 oz.41
2/3/2006Hunter EmbryBlue Catfish33 lbs.40 1/2
2/5/2006David CampbellBlue Catfish25 lbs.37 1/2
2/13/2006James Belcher, IIILargemouth Bass24
2/20/2006Nicole BartonLargemouth Bass23
2/28/2006James Belcher, IIILargemouth Bass22 1/2
3/14/2006Willie Turner Jr.Crappie15 1/4
3/18/2006William Avery, Jr.Blue Catfish39
3/25/2006Floyd FerrellBlue Catfish53 lbs.45
3/29/2006Charles Norman, Jr.Blue Catfish32 lbs., 08 oz.42
3/31/2006Jamie LaFaveBowfin30
4/10/2006Michael BowmanYellow Perch1 lbs., 05 oz.14
4/12/2006Robert Pauley, Jr.Blue Catfish30 lbs., 03 oz.39
4/13/2006Charles Ambrose, Jr.Gar10 lbs.42
4/14/2006Thomas NiemelaGar10 lbs., 08 oz.42
4/15/2006Davis GardnerBlue Catfish34 lbs.47
4/19/2006Andrew ParsleyBlue Catfish44 lbs.42 1/4
4/20/2006David Holcomb, IIBlue Catfish34 lbs.
4/22/2006Travis ChristieYellow Perch12 1/2
4/25/2006Wesley Chambers, Jr.Blue Catfish34 lbs., 12 oz.
4/29/2006Willie Turner Jr.Crappie15
4/30/2006Shannon ChristianGar45
5/3/2006Sanford Boutchyard, Jr.Gar18 lbs.48
5/25/2006Danny WatkinsBlue Catfish45 lbs.44
5/26/2006Scott HallCrappie15 1/2
5/27/2006Ramona HallCrappie15 1/4
5/27/2006Ramona HallYellow Perch12
5/28/2006Ramona HallCrappie15 1/4
5/29/2006Scott HallCrappie15
6/3/2006L. Wayne GrayBlue Catfish32 lbs., 08 oz.45
6/4/2006Tyler ChristieGar16 lbs., 08 oz.46 1/2
6/9/2006Hunter KailosGar42
6/10/2006Robert ClarkeLargemouth Bass22 1/2
6/14/2006Wendell SniderBlue Catfish34 lbs., 08 oz.45 3/4
6/18/2006Jason HodgesCrappie15
7/6/2006Brian HolderGar40 1/4
7/14/2006Brian LedouxYellow Perch1 lbs., 04 oz.13 1/2
7/15/2006Bruce Englehart, Jr.Blue Catfish45 lbs., 12 oz.44 1/2
8/9/2006Derek CloningerGar42
10/6/2006James KnightBlue Catfish39 lbs., 06 oz.41
10/9/2006William Buck, Jr.Yellow Perch12 1/4
10/10/2006Robert Baines, Jr.Blue Catfish34 lbs.40 1/2
10/31/2006Kenneth HowellBlue Catfish39 lbs.40 1/4
11/1/2006Joseph RowlandCrappie2 lbs., 02 oz.15
11/10/2006Abby WoodBlue Catfish32 lbs.39 1/4
11/24/2006William Buck, Jr.Blue Catfish38 1/2
11/24/2006Arthur ConwayBlue Catfish39
12/24/2006Thomas JonesCrappie15 1/2
12/28/2006Marc ReinerBlue Catfish30 lbs.

Years Available

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