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 and sort by species or body of water.


Date of CatchAnglerSpeciesWeightLength
1/1/2017Landon ManganoBlue Catfish57 lbs.
1/3/2017Larry DahnBlue Catfish53 lbs.
1/3/2017Larry DahnBlue Catfish60 lbs.
1/4/2017Larry DahnBlue Catfish32 lbs.
1/4/2017Larry DahnBlue Catfish53 lbs.
1/4/2017William Moore, Jr.Blue Catfish31 lbs., 2 oz.38 1/2
1/4/2017William Moore, Jr.Blue Catfish62 lbs.51
1/4/2017Michael MooreBlue Catfish31 lbs., 12 oz.39
1/4/2017Richard GrabowskiBlue Catfish31 lbs., 2 oz.
1/5/2017Richard GrabowskiBlue Catfish64 lbs.
1/5/2017Richard GrabowskiBlue Catfish52 lbs.
1/6/2017Brady MilesBlue Catfish63 lbs.
1/6/2017Larry DahnBlue Catfish39 lbs.
1/12/2017Travis PatsellBlue Catfish81 lbs.50
1/13/2017Travis PatsellBlue Catfish51 lbs.48
1/13/2017Travis PatsellBlue Catfish40 lbs.45
1/15/2017Travis PatsellBlue Catfish56 lbs.48
1/16/2017Bryan MilesBlue Catfish78 lbs.
1/21/2017Lindsay MooreBlue Catfish45 lbs.45 1/2
1/21/2017Lindsay MooreBlue Catfish68 lbs.52
1/21/2017Lindsay MooreBlue Catfish51 lbs.48
1/21/2017Lindsay MooreBlue Catfish34 lbs.42 1/2
1/21/2017William Moore, Jr.Blue Catfish33 lbs.41 1/2
1/21/2017William Moore, Jr.Blue Catfish46 lbs.45 1/2
1/28/2017Samuel ScottMuskellunge26 lbs.43
1/29/2017Samuel ScottMuskellunge23 lbs.41 1/2
1/29/2017Michael LutkeMuskellunge40 3/4
1/29/2017Reid MurrayBlue Catfish55 lbs.48
1/29/2017Paul KushmaBlue Catfish45 lbs.45
1/29/2017Paul KushmaBlue Catfish40 lbs.40
2/1/2017Howard BlazerBlue Catfish51 lbs.49
2/6/2017Benjamin HudsonCrappie2 lbs., 1 oz.15
2/6/2017Colton KettermanBlue Catfish61 lbs.
2/7/2017James WellsBlue Catfish82 lbs.48
2/7/2017Dylan BlazerBlue Catfish30 lbs.39
2/8/2017Don PhotakosWalleye5 lbs., 12 oz.25
2/10/2017Brian WilsonBlue Catfish30 lbs.
2/11/2017Joseph GentryBlue Catfish36 lbs.
2/18/2017Corey DeppingBlue Catfish57 lbs.45
2/18/2017Hunter WoodsBlue Catfish37 lbs., 8 oz.
2/19/2017Brian WorshamMuskellunge44 1/4
2/19/2017Samuel ScottMuskellunge23 lbs.41
2/24/2017Thomas ColeyBlue Catfish34 lbs.39
2/24/2017Thomas ColeyBlue Catfish53 lbs., 7 oz.47
2/26/2017Paul KushmaBlue Catfish52 lbs.47
2/26/2017Clinton RoseCrappie2 lbs.14 3/4
3/1/2017Dennis BuissetCrappie2 lbs., 1 oz.15 1/4
3/3/2017Brian Palmer IIBlue Catfish32 lbs., 8 oz.40 1/2
3/3/2017Jason FordBlue Catfish63 lbs., 8 oz.49 1/4
3/5/2017Phillip HudsonBlue Catfish49 lbs.45
3/26/2017Oscar EspositoBlue Catfish50 lbs.48
3/27/2017Robert BlanksBlue Catfish43 3/4
3/27/2017Robert BlanksBlue Catfish44 1/4
3/27/2017Robert PughBlue Catfish34 lbs.38
3/27/2017Robert PughBlue Catfish51 lbs.45
3/27/2017Ginny PughBlue Catfish48 lbs.45
3/27/2017Ginny PughBlue Catfish31 lbs.42
3/27/2017John CampbellFlathead Catfish30 lbs.41
3/27/2017Larry HaynesBlue Catfish48 1/2
3/27/2017Larry HaynesBlue Catfish42 1/4
3/27/2017Larry HaynesBlue Catfish39
3/28/2017Christopher ClementBlue Catfish40 lbs.
3/30/2017John ConnorsBlue Catfish40 lbs.40
3/30/2017Gregory McDormanBlue Catfish73 lbs.48 1/2
3/30/2017Keith BrownBlue Catfish51 lbs.44
3/30/2017Kenneth McCabeBlue Catfish32 lbs.40 1/2
3/31/2017Aaron HolmesBlue Catfish43 lbs.48
4/1/2017Ted BaltasBlue Catfish53 lbs.
4/1/2017Gregory McDormanBlue Catfish69 lbs.
4/1/2017Clifton BaldwinBlue Catfish31 lbs., 5 oz.
4/2/2017Thomas McCoyBlue Catfish64 lbs.48
4/2/2017Thomas Coley, JrBlue Catfish38 lbs.43
4/2/2017Robert BlackburnBlue Catfish32 lbs.
4/3/2017Robert BlackburnBlue Catfish63 lbs.
4/3/2017Amy SchneiderBlue Catfish35 lbs.
4/3/2017Amy SchneiderBlue Catfish55 lbs.
4/5/2017Bruce ElliottStriped Bass44 lbs., 8 oz.43
4/8/2017William KaltsounisBlue Catfish41 lbs.44
4/8/2017Tracey PattersonBlue Catfish35 lbs.39 1/2
4/9/2017Joshua WilliamsBlue Catfish59 lbs., 6 oz.46 1/2
4/11/2017Karen RichardsonBlue Catfish37 lbs.39
4/14/2017Tiffany SteeleSmallmouth Bass4 lbs., 15 oz.21 1/2
4/14/2017Jesse DeatonSmallmouth Bass4 lbs.21
4/14/2017William AndersonBlue Catfish40 lbs.43
4/15/2017Shelly ThorpeBowfin9 lbs., 6 oz.30
4/15/2017Shelly ThorpeBlue Catfish35 lbs.38
4/15/2017Donald ReidBlue Catfish45 lbs.38
4/16/2017Joe Burwell, Sr.Smallmouth Bass6 lbs.24
4/16/2017John HansenMuskellunge14 lbs.40 1/2
4/16/2017Koircaus HairstonSmallmouth Bass6 lbs.22
4/16/2017Reid MurrayBlue Catfish45 lbs.43
4/16/2017Seneca LutherSmallmouth Bass4 lbs., 12 oz.20 1/4
4/20/2017Chris RiceSmallmouth Bass5 lbs.21
4/21/2017Elizabeth BoydBlue Catfish38
4/21/2017Richard PorterSmallmouth Bass5 lbs.20
4/22/2017Darrell CrawfordMuskellunge40
4/23/2017Andrew BagwellFlathead Catfish36 lbs.
4/27/2017Andrew BagwellFlathead Catfish36 lbs.
4/29/2017Reid MurrayBlue Catfish65 lbs.47
4/30/2017Josephine MartinBlue Catfish60 lbs., 8 oz.48 1/2
4/30/2017Joseph MorrisMuskellunge40 1/2
4/30/2017Joseph MorrisMuskellunge4 lbs., 12 oz.40 1/2
4/30/2017Andrew BagwellBlue Catfish26 lbs., 8 oz.37
5/1/2017Zach CannonBlue Catfish58 lbs.47
5/1/2017Samuel ScottMuskellunge25 lbs.44 1/2
5/2/2017Andrew BagwellFlathead Catfish32 lbs.
5/4/2017Andrew BagwellFlathead Catfish29 lbs.39
5/6/2017Jamison McDonnellBlue Catfish30 lbs.38
5/6/2017Fletcher WilliamsBlue Catfish30 lbs.38
5/8/2017Andrew BagwellFlathead Catfish39 lbs.40
5/10/2017Paul KushmaBlue Catfish95 lbs.50
5/12/2017Christopher ShifflettFlathead Catfish30 lbs.35
5/12/2017Christopher ShifflettFlathead Catfish35 lbs.37
5/12/2017Christopher ShifflettFlathead Catfish31 lbs.35 1/2
5/12/2017Christopher ShifflettBlue Catfish38 lbs.40
5/12/2017Christopher ShifflettFlathead Catfish34 lbs.38
5/12/2017Andrew BagwellFlathead Catfish27 lbs., 8 oz.36
5/12/2017Andrew BagwellFlathead Catfish29 lbs.39 1/2
5/17/2017Christopher ShifflettBlue Catfish52 lbs., 9 oz.43
5/17/2017Christopher ShifflettBlue Catfish29 lbs., 12 oz.39 1/2
5/17/2017Christopher ShifflettBlue Catfish40 lbs., 4 oz.42 1/2
5/17/2017Philip ShifflettBlue Catfish50 lbs., 9 oz.44 1/2
5/19/2017James Hatcher, Jr.Smallmouth Bass21 1/2
5/20/2017Chris RiceSmallmouth Bass4 lbs., 1 oz.21 1/2
5/21/2017Samuel ScottMuskellunge25 lbs.42 1/4
5/23/2017John Huckstep IVSmallmouth Bass20 1/4
5/24/2017Christopher ShifflettFlathead Catfish42 lbs., 4 oz.42
5/24/2017Christopher ShifflettBlue Catfish32 lbs., 5 oz.40
5/24/2017Christopher ShifflettFlathead Catfish25 lbs., 8 oz.37 1/2
5/25/2017Garren MeyersFlathead Catfish31 lbs.39
5/25/2017Garren MeyersFlathead Catfish33 lbs.41
5/25/2017Garren MeyersFlathead Catfish38 lbs.42
5/25/2017Garren MeyersFlathead Catfish35 lbs.41
5/25/2017William NicarFlathead Catfish44 lbs.44
5/27/2017Darrell CrawfordMuskellunge43
6/2/2017Cabell Powell, IIIFlathead Catfish27 lbs., 12 oz.40
6/2/2017Karen HorodyskyMuskellunge40 1/4
6/3/2017Jeffrey ColemanMuskellunge15 lbs.40
6/3/2017Darrell CrawfordMuskellunge41 1/2
6/4/2017Samuel ScottMuskellunge25 lbs.44
6/4/2017Christopher ShifflettFlathead Catfish34 lbs.38
6/4/2017Chris RiceSmallmouth Bass3 lbs., 4 oz.20
6/4/2017Allen ShifflettBlue Catfish34 lbs.37
6/5/2017Robert Jimerson Jr.Flathead Catfish35 lbs.
6/5/2017Timothy GilmoreFlathead Catfish31 lbs.
6/5/2017Richard SharpSmallmouth Bass3 lbs.20 1/4
6/5/2017Richard SharpCarp30 lbs.34 1/2
6/7/2017Alex JohnsonSmallmouth Bass3 lbs., 12 oz.20
6/9/2017Chris RiceSmallmouth Bass3 lbs., 3 oz.20
6/9/2017Chris RiceSmallmouth Bass3 lbs., 12 oz.21 3/4
6/9/2017Scott WoodFlathead Catfish31 lbs.37
6/9/2017Samuel ScottSmallmouth Bass5 lbs.21
6/10/2017Edwin BurtonSmallmouth Bass21
6/10/2017Arch Nave, IIIMuskellunge27 lbs.46
6/10/2017Samuel ScottMuskellunge35 lbs.50 3/4
6/10/2017John PeadSmallmouth Bass21 1/2
6/11/2017Brian FinchSmallmouth Bass20
6/12/2017Christopher ShifflettBlue Catfish62 lbs.47
6/14/2017Allen ShifflettBlue Catfish34 lbs.37 1/4
6/16/2017Ryan WillardBlue Catfish33 lbs.
6/17/2017Tyler HuffmanSmallmouth Bass5 lbs., 3 oz.20 1/2
6/17/2017Jon AustinBlue Catfish65 lbs.47
6/17/2017Jon AustinBlue Catfish47 lbs.41
6/18/2017Christopher ShifflettBlue Catfish43 lbs.43
6/18/2017Christopher ShifflettBlue Catfish48 lbs.42
6/21/2017Christopher LantzBlue Catfish44 lbs.42 1/2
6/21/2017Christopher LantzBlue Catfish70 lbs.48
6/21/2017Logan LantzBlue Catfish41 lbs.39 1/2
6/21/2017Logan LantzBlue Catfish30 lbs.38
6/22/2017Jackson Reinhart, Sr.Largemouth Bass22
6/22/2017Jack TrunickLargemouth Bass22
6/24/2017Matthew McCordMuskellunge15 lbs.40 1/2
6/25/2017Brian RorrerMuskellunge15 lbs., 8 oz.40 1/2
6/26/2017Paul Germain, IIISmallmouth Bass20
6/27/2017David HowardFlathead Catfish27 lbs.38
6/27/2017David HowardFlathead Catfish26 lbs.39
6/29/2017Pete ReuschSmallmouth Bass21
6/30/2017Oakley CotropiaFlathead Catfish30 lbs.42
6/30/2017John HansenYellow Perch13
6/30/2017John HansenSunfish12
7/1/2017Scott GilliesSmallmouth Bass20 1/4
7/1/2017Seneca LutherMuskellunge23 lbs., 8 oz.46 1/2
7/4/2017Erik LundeFlathead Catfish40 1/2
7/7/2017Richie PalmerBlue Catfish50 lbs.45
7/7/2017Brian BrownFlathead Catfish44
7/9/2017Jonathan SmethersBlue Catfish33 lbs.39 1/2
7/9/2017Scott Dawson Jr.Blue Catfish33 lbs.38
7/12/2017Eddy JohnstonGar16 lbs.46
7/12/2017Curtis HicksSmallmouth Bass20
7/14/2017Penny McBrideBlue Catfish48 lbs.43 3/4
7/14/2017Penny McBrideBlue Catfish36 lbs.38 1/2
7/15/2017John CubbageGar40 1/2
7/15/2017Joshua BarlowLargemouth Bass22 1/2
7/15/2017Anderson ThomasSmallmouth Bass21
7/15/2017Hunter BrooksFlathead Catfish27 lbs., 2 oz.40 3/4
7/15/2017Tanya SmethersBlue Catfish54 lbs.44
7/16/2017William BurgessBlue Catfish33 lbs.48 1/2
7/19/2017Cameron CampbellBlue Catfish60 lbs.46
7/20/2017James WellsBlue Catfish94 lbs.56
7/21/2017Steve Jurnigan Jr.Smallmouth Bass5 lbs., 8 oz.21
7/21/2017William BurgessBlue Catfish40 lbs.45
7/22/2017William BurgessBlue Catfish39 lbs.45 1/4
7/22/2017Jason AustinBlue Catfish54 lbs.39
7/27/2017Aaron HuskeyBlue Catfish46
7/29/2017Gage MayerBlue Catfish30 lbs.38
7/29/2017Jonathan SmethersBlue Catfish85 lbs.50
7/29/2017Jonathan SmethersFlathead Catfish43 lbs.45 1/2
7/30/2017Tanya SmethersBlue Catfish45 lbs.40
8/3/2017Raymond DavisBlue Catfish46 lbs., 7 oz.42 1/2
8/11/2017James WellsBlue Catfish35 lbs.34
8/11/2017James WellsBlue Catfish66 lbs.42
8/12/2017Kenneth BrookeBlue Catfish32 lbs.40
8/12/2017Jason ArnoldFlathead Catfish20 lbs.40
8/12/2017Kevin MeyersSmallmouth Bass5 lbs., 2 oz.20 1/4
8/13/2017Michael LutkeSmallmouth Bass20 1/4
8/14/2017Randall ShipeBlue Catfish27 lbs.40
8/17/2017JB Lawrence SheetsBlue Catfish37 lbs.42
8/18/2017Jessica KnightFlathead Catfish38 lbs., 14 oz.42 1/4
8/20/2017William BurgessBlue Catfish35 lbs.40
8/22/2017David HowardFlathead Catfish25 lbs., 5 oz.39
8/23/2017Aaron HuskeyBlue Catfish47
8/26/2017Gary Clark IIBlue Catfish38 lbs.46
8/27/2017Aaron BallBlue Catfish38 1/2
8/28/2017James ElliottBlue Catfish34 lbs.38 1/2
8/28/2017Paul BadameBlue Catfish55 lbs.44
8/31/2017Victor KernusSmallmouth Bass23 1/2
8/31/2017James WellsBlue Catfish55 lbs.44
9/1/2017Corey PrentissBlue Catfish30 lbs.39
9/2/2017Aaron PattersonLargemouth Bass6 lbs., 5 oz.22
9/3/2017Jacob GieghornBlue Catfish33 lbs.41
9/3/2017Levi SicreBlue Catfish53 lbs.51
9/3/2017Michael WaltersSmallmouth Bass21 1/4
9/7/2017Albert TurnbullSmallmouth Bass5 lbs., 7 oz.21 1/2
9/13/2017Weston DahnBlue Catfish63 lbs.
9/20/2017James WellsBlue Catfish80 lbs.47 1/4
9/20/2017James WellsBlue Catfish38 lbs.39
9/20/2017Robert Armstrong, Jr.Blue Catfish60 lbs.46
9/24/2017Angela BroachBlue Catfish54 lbs.
9/24/2017Aaron HuskeyBlue Catfish48
9/26/2017Larry DahnBlue Catfish30 lbs., 8 oz.
9/27/2017Larry DahnBlue Catfish52 lbs.
9/27/2017Larry DahnBlue Catfish41 lbs., 8 oz.
9/27/2017Larry DahnBlue Catfish40 lbs.
9/28/2017Larry DahnBlue Catfish36 lbs.
9/28/2017Larry DahnBlue Catfish41 lbs.
9/29/2017Daniel WattsBlue Catfish45 lbs.43
9/29/2017Gary WendellMuskellunge44
9/30/2017Courtney ProchaskaBlue Catfish28 lbs.38
10/5/2017Mason CoxBlue Catfish41
10/6/2017Zachery DavisBlue Catfish26 lbs.40 1/2
10/6/2017Anthony DavisBlue Catfish51 lbs., 7 oz.47
10/7/2017Jamie PerkinsonBlue Catfish32 lbs.
10/7/2017Robert Toms, Jr.Blue Catfish40 lbs.41
10/8/2017Anthony IngramFlathead Catfish42 1/2
10/8/2017Robert Akers Jr.Flathead Catfish44
10/8/2017Matthew DownsBlue Catfish38 lbs.40 1/4
10/13/2017Joseph DuvalBlue Catfish62 lbs.47
10/14/2017Jeremy DooleySmallmouth Bass21
10/14/2017Jerry DillowBlue Catfish42 lbs.42
10/14/2017Robin Howe Jr.Blue Catfish73 lbs.46
10/14/2017Robin Howe Jr.Blue Catfish60 lbs.42
10/18/2017Beverly HarrellBlue Catfish53 lbs.47
10/19/2017William AndersonFlathead Catfish25 lbs.41
10/20/2017James WellsBlue Catfish70 lbs.45 1/4
10/21/2017J. William Midkiff, Jr.Blue Catfish65 lbs.47
10/22/2017Jeremy UtterbackBlue Catfish44 1/2
10/22/2017Robyn PeffleyBlue Catfish41
10/22/2017George Warriner, Sr.Blue Catfish62 lbs.
10/23/2017Ryan LaddBlue Catfish80 lbs.53
10/25/2017Thomas AdamsBlue Catfish31 lbs.38 1/2
10/26/2017Bruce Weaver, Sr.Blue Catfish43 1/4
10/28/2017Andrew Burdetsky, Sr.Muskellunge18 lbs.44
10/30/2017Grant CaldwellFlathead Catfish27 lbs.33
11/11/2017Jamison McDonnellBlue Catfish55 lbs.
11/16/2017Nancy FanninBlue Catfish80 lbs.52
11/18/2017William Roe Jr.Muskellunge42
11/22/2017James HartBlue Catfish48 lbs.
11/28/2017Chase TannerMuskellunge27 lbs., 8 oz.45
11/30/2017Bryan WoodsMuskellunge40 1/4
12/1/2017Aaron PattersonFlathead Catfish25 lbs.42
12/2/2017Neil LucasBlue Catfish34 lbs.
12/2/2017Neil LucasBlue Catfish60 lbs.
12/2/2017Chris OlingerBlue Catfish50 lbs.43
12/2/2017Chad LucasBlue Catfish82 lbs.50
12/2/2017Daisy SmithBlue Catfish45 lbs.
12/2/2017Tania GregoryBlue Catfish40 lbs.41 1/2
12/2/2017James HostetterBlue Catfish45 lbs.
12/2/2017Kevin HowardBlue Catfish53 lbs.43
12/3/2017Bryan WoodsMuskellunge44
12/6/2017James Pearman Jr.Blue Catfish57 lbs.46 1/4
12/6/2017James Pearman Jr.Blue Catfish57 lbs.46
12/6/2017James Pearman Jr.Blue Catfish41
12/6/2017James Pearman Jr.Blue Catfish38 1/2
12/6/2017James Pearman Jr.Blue Catfish39
12/6/2017Kenneth AshleyBlue Catfish48 lbs.45
12/6/2017Kenneth AshleyBlue Catfish49 lbs.45
12/6/2017Kenneth AshleyBlue Catfish73 lbs.49
12/6/2017Kenneth AshleyBlue Catfish41 lbs.40
12/7/2017Robert ChoiMuskellunge43
12/11/2017Ted DeaneBlue Catfish52 lbs.46
12/18/2017Joe Burwell, Sr.Muskellunge15 lbs.45
12/19/2017Samuel ScottMuskellunge17 lbs.40
12/28/2017Christopher DeaneBlue Catfish32 lbs.39

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