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Due to exceptionally dry conditions, the Department of Wildlife Resources has implemented a complete ban on any open burning (e.g., campfires, grills) on all DWR properties west of Interstate 95, effective immediately and lasting until further notice.

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
1/8/2012Pamela HollandStriped Bass21 lbs., 6 oz.
1/10/2012John FallsWhite Perch13 1/2
1/12/2012Greyson HunzikerYellow Perch12 1/4
1/15/2012Charles GentryYellow Perch12 1/2
1/19/2012Ralph Magee, Jr.Crappie2 lbs., 3 oz.14 3/4
1/26/2012David HohenbrinkYellow Perch1 lbs., 5 oz.14
1/28/2012Richard DietzWhite Perch1 lbs., 5 oz.13 1/2
1/30/2012Frank SchmittStriped Bass37
2/2/2012Wayne CoxStriped Bass22 lbs.38
2/4/2012Merriwell Motley, IVLargemouth Bass8 lbs.22 3/4
2/4/2012Robert ScruggsWhite Perch13
2/7/2012Ashley ScottSmallmouth Bass20 1/2
2/8/2012Vernon CrewsCrappie2 lbs., 3 oz.15 1/2
2/9/2012Darrell McLaughlinYellow Perch12 1/2
2/10/2012David HohenbrinkWhite Perch13 1/4
2/12/2012Joe CrouchLargemouth Bass23
2/13/2012Stephen NagelStriped Bass37 1/2
2/13/2012Macky MayStriped Bass37
2/15/2012Terry MarkhamStriped Bass25 lbs., 4 oz.42
2/18/2012Stephen NagelStriped Bass37
2/23/2012Stefan KnottCrappie3 lbs., 12 oz.18
2/29/2012Ronald Wilson, Jr.Crappie15 1/2
3/1/2012Jimmy HunzikerCrappie2 lbs., 2 oz.15 1/4
3/1/2012Jimmy HunzikerCrappie2 lbs., 1 oz.15 1/4
3/2/2012Jimmy HunzikerCrappie2 lbs.15
3/6/2012James SheltonCrappie2 lbs., 2 oz.15 1/4
3/8/2012Michael BurnetteCrappie2 lbs., 1 oz.14 1/2
3/8/2012Vernon CrewsCrappie2 lbs., 2 oz.15
3/8/2012Vernon CrewsCrappie2 lbs., 5 oz.15 1/4
3/8/2012Darrell McLaughlinWhite Perch13 1/4
3/9/2012Jimmy HunzikerCrappie2 lbs., 1 oz.15
3/9/2012William Wood Jr.Flathead Catfish33 lbs.40 1/2
3/10/2012David HohenbrinkWhite Perch1 lbs., 4 oz.13 3/4
3/13/2012David HohenbrinkWhite Perch13 1/4
3/13/2012David HohenbrinkLargemouth Bass24
3/13/2012Christopher LantzStriped Bass38 1/2
3/14/2012Thomas BrownLargemouth Bass23 1/4
3/15/2012William ReichardLargemouth Bass23 1/4
3/17/2012Jacob LloydSmallmouth Bass20
3/17/2012Jeffrey ColemanSmallmouth Bass20
3/17/2012George O'Brien, JrSmallmouth Bass5 lbs., 2 oz.20
3/18/2012David HohenbrinkWhite Perch1 lbs., 7 oz.13 3/4
3/18/2012Michael LechleidnerStriped Bass20 lbs., 12 oz.38 1/2
3/20/2012Richard SwaggertyCrappie2 lbs., 8 oz.15 1/2
3/21/2012David DavisLargemouth Bass22
3/21/2012David DavisLargemouth Bass8 lbs., 8 oz.22 3/4
3/21/2012Matthew WilliamsonLargemouth Bass22
3/23/2012Dannie SloanFlathead Catfish39 lbs., 12 oz.44 1/2
3/23/2012Darrell McLaughlinCrappie15 1/2
3/30/2012Joshua BuchananCrappie15
4/1/2012Pamela ScottWhite Perch13 1/2
4/3/2012Ralph BartonStriped Bass37
4/4/2012Travis PatsellStriped Bass20 lbs.37
4/7/2012Gabriel PriceStriped Bass20 lbs.37 1/4
4/12/2012Ralph BartonLargemouth Bass22
4/13/2012Woodson BurnetteFlathead Catfish33 lbs.43
4/13/2012Glenda ProffittLargemouth Bass8 lbs., 8 oz.22
4/13/2012Larry JanneyRock Bass13
4/14/2012Jacob RosenbergerCrappie2 lbs., 6 oz.16 1/2
4/14/2012James Gray Jr.White Perch1 lbs., 13 oz.13 1/2
4/15/2012Robert ShortStriped Bass22 lbs., 8 oz.38 1/2
4/22/2012Jacob RothgebLargemouth Bass23 1/2
4/27/2012Elizabeth ArmentroutStriped Bass38 lbs., 7 oz.49
4/27/2012Kevin StiltnerLargemouth Bass8 lbs., 10 oz.25
4/27/2012David CliftonStriped Bass38
4/28/2012William Wood Jr.Striped Bass23 lbs., 10 oz.
4/30/2012Jacob RothgebStriped Bass37 1/2
4/30/2012Jacob RothgebSmallmouth Bass20 1/4
5/1/2012Randall WellsLargemouth Bass23
5/3/2012Jacob RothgebStriped Bass21 lbs., 6 oz.35 1/2
5/4/2012Thomas GerakarisStriped Bass42 lbs., 14 oz.46 1/4
5/4/2012Trevor RubleLargemouth Bass24
5/5/2012Mitzi WilliamsStriped Bass37
5/15/2012Robert BridgmanLargemouth Bass22
5/18/2012Kenny HowellSunfish1 lbs., 10 oz.12 1/4
5/19/2012Thomas ShapcottStriped Bass37
5/20/2012Mario CannitoSmallmouth Bass20
5/20/2012Nicole FauverLargemouth Bass8 lbs., 1 oz.22
5/20/2012Ray HashSmallmouth Bass5 lbs.21 1/2
5/22/2012Michael BendzusStriped Bass37 1/2
5/22/2012Rebecca PayneRock Bass13 3/4
5/22/2012Rebecca PayneRock Bass13 1/4
5/26/2012Jessica BrookshierSmallmouth Bass20
5/29/2012Clyde FlannaganWhite Perch15 1/4
5/31/2012Ralph BartonLargemouth Bass22
6/1/2012Gary ShifflettLargemouth Bass24 1/4
6/3/2012Pamela ShifflettCarp35
6/4/2012William Phillips, Jr.Striped Bass21 lbs.37 1/2
6/5/2012Bryan MartinStriped Bass24 lbs.37
6/5/2012Timothy CreechStriped Bass21 lbs.36
6/5/2012Travis PatsellStriped Bass22 lbs.38
6/7/2012Jeffrey RossLargemouth Bass23
6/9/2012Trent RussellLargemouth Bass22 1/2
6/14/2012David PopeWhite Perch1 lbs., 4 oz.13 1/4
6/17/2012Erich J. P. FaberFlathead Catfish28 lbs., 2 oz.41
6/19/2012Fred DoveStriped Bass37 1/4
6/22/2012Fred DoveStriped Bass37 1/2
6/26/2012Ruby HallSunfish1 lbs., 6 oz.11 1/4
6/27/2012Rebecca ClevengerStriped Bass22 lbs., 8 oz.38 1/2
7/7/2012Mario CannitoWhite Perch13 1/2
7/7/2012David CrosswhiteSmallmouth Bass21
7/15/2012Charles MyersLargemouth Bass22 3/4
7/18/2012Christopher Sigmon Jr.Striped Bass19 lbs., 13 oz.37 3/4
7/20/2012David CrosswhiteSmallmouth Bass20
7/23/2012Chase & Parker CondonFlathead Catfish27 lbs., 14 oz.41
7/23/2012Gregory HedrickLargemouth Bass22
7/26/2012Richard MillarStriped Bass22 lbs.39
7/29/2012Brian PrivettFlathead Catfish41
7/31/2012Eric PennerFlathead Catfish44
8/3/2012Dennis CollinsStriped Bass20 lbs., 3 oz.37
8/3/2012Tucker HallSunfish1 lbs., 6 oz.12 1/2
8/3/2012William LouderbackLargemouth Bass22 1/2
8/9/2012Walter Hogle, Jr.Striped Bass28 lbs., 8 oz.39
8/13/2012Fonda Seward, Jr.Largemouth Bass22
8/18/2012Geoffrey ShifflettSmallmouth Bass22 1/4
8/26/2012Brandon HedrickCarp24 lbs.37
9/11/2012Robert ScruggsStriped Bass37
9/23/2012James MorrisFlathead Catfish41 1/2
9/24/2012Larry SmithStriped Bass21 lbs., 2 oz.39
10/6/2012Bobby SmithStriped Bass35 lbs.42
10/9/2012David BurnetteStriped Bass37 1/2
10/13/2012James Gray Jr.Flathead Catfish27 lbs.41
10/14/2012Archie CL MusgroveYellow Perch14
10/15/2012Joseph Coppedge, Sr.Striped Bass37
10/17/2012Jody DraperLargemouth Bass22 1/4
10/22/2012David HohenbrinkWhite Perch13
10/23/2012Heather WashburnWhite Perch13 1/4
10/27/2012David HohenbrinkWhite Perch1 lbs., 5 oz.13 1/4
10/27/2012James Gray Jr.Flathead Catfish40
10/31/2012Joe Burwell, Sr.Blue Catfish31 lbs.41
11/1/2012John FallsWhite Perch13
11/4/2012Creig Rogers, JrFlathead Catfish37 lbs.43
11/9/2012Benjamin HudsonFlathead Catfish40
11/10/2012David HohenbrinkYellow Perch1 lbs., 5 oz.12 3/4
11/18/2012Joe Burwell, Sr.Flathead Catfish30 lbs.42 1/4
11/21/2012Gerald SlaughterStriped Bass37 1/2
11/22/2012Gregory HedrickCrappie15
11/22/2012Isaiah MayYellow Perch1 lbs., 4 oz.12 1/2
11/22/2012Michael FanningStriped Bass23 lbs., 9 oz.37 3/4
11/26/2012David HohenbrinkYellow Perch12 1/4
11/26/2012David HohenbrinkWhite Perch13 1/4
11/28/2012Joe Burwell, Sr.Striped Bass20 lbs.38
12/8/2012Ronald Wilson, Jr.Striped Bass39 1/4
12/25/2012Joe Burwell, Sr.Striped Bass20 lbs.37
12/25/2012Joe Burwell, Sr.Blue Catfish30 lbs.40
12/31/2012Charles Davis, Jr.Striped Bass20 lbs.37 1/2

Years Available

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