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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
2/2/2009Robert TuckerBowfin30
2/14/2009Paul Adkins, Jr.Crappie2 lbs., 02 oz.15
3/9/2009W. Richmond McDanielYellow Perch13 1/4
3/10/2009Lewis Graves, Sr.Yellow Perch12
3/11/2009L. Winston GravesYellow Perch12 1/4
3/17/2009Jack Rakes Jr.Blue Catfish32 lbs.41
3/18/2009Dalton HiltonBlue Catfish37 lbs., 08 oz.39 1/2
3/21/2009Jack Rakes Jr.Blue Catfish32 lbs.40 1/2
3/28/2009Charles McDanielWhite Perch13
4/4/2009David SmithBlue Catfish57 lbs., 03 oz.44
4/5/2009John AlleyBlue Catfish26 lbs.35 1/2
4/11/2009Hank Rakes Sr.Sunfish1 lbs., 04 oz.11 3/4
4/13/2009Ronnie WilliamsChain Pickerel4 lbs., 01 oz.25 1/2
4/18/2009Wayne Johnson, Jr.Blue Catfish42
4/19/2009Jayme GodatBlue Catfish42 lbs., 06 oz.
5/23/2009Thomas Cropp, Jr.Smallmouth Bass23
5/29/2009Aubrey Shelton, SrYellow Perch12
5/29/2009Julian HarrellChain Pickerel24 1/2
6/6/2009Aaron Bosse, Jr.White Perch1 lbs., 06 oz.12 1/2
7/3/2009Adam HuraySmallmouth Bass20
7/3/2009Kevin CarsonChannel Catfish22 lbs.37
7/11/2009Jason BradySunfish1 lbs.11 1/4
7/27/2009Richard DeJarnetteSmallmouth Bass20 1/2
8/8/2009Alfred S. F. TriggerBlue Catfish30 lbs., 03 oz.34
8/11/2009Sam Jenkins IIISmallmouth Bass20 1/4
8/13/2009Gary SullivanGar43
8/16/2009Nolan CalerYellow Perch12 3/4
8/17/2009Lawrence BurksBlue Catfish21 lbs.34 1/4
8/19/2009Sam Jenkins IIICarp30 lbs.36 1/4
8/19/2009Marvin JenkinsSmallmouth Bass21
8/26/2009Floyd Stanley, Jr.Blue Catfish39 lbs.40
8/27/2009Ralph Armistead, Sr.Gar40 1/4
10/25/2009Summer RakesBlue Catfish39 3/4
10/31/2009Luciann CarsonBlue Catfish32 lbs.
11/21/2009Kevin CarsonStriped Bass37
11/26/2009Benita BeaumanYellow Perch12 1/2
11/29/2009Kevin GarzaBlue Catfish30 lbs., 14 oz.43

Years Available

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