2002 – 2008

2002 Official Results for the 22nd Annual Ocean City Shark Tournament

  • 70 Boats registered in this year’s event.
  • Major Sponsors
    • Ocean City Fishing Center, Applebee’s, Oasis Car Wash,
    • Skip’s Bait & Tackle, Sunset Marina, Scott Rice Termite & Pest Control
    • JKruz Sunglasses, McGuire Inc., Fish Finder Adventures

Total Prize Money Awarded $79,235.00!

21 SHARKS WEIGHED-IN
# Shark
21 Mako
17 Blue Shark
2 Thresher (Common)
36 Bluefish
8 Flounder
3 Tuna

 

198 SHARKS RELEASED
# Shark
127 Mako
113 Blue Shark
17 Dusky or Sandbar
1 Hammerhead

 

MAKO DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 189 lb. Out Of Bounds Jeff Sansburry Sunderland, MD Division Payout $3,000 + Added Entry Levels A,B,C,D, E, $16,395 + Saturday Daily $675 $20,070 cash + $500 Martek/Furuno gift certificate.
2 168 lb. Strike III Eric Unkart Baltimore, MD Division Payout $1,500 + Thursday Daily $675 $2,175
3 154 lb. Memory Maker Kevin Bricker York, PA N/A $500

 

OPEN DIVISION
Place Weight Fish Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 485 lb. Thresher Capt. Ike Geoffrey W. Hoffman Middletown, DE Division Payout $3,000 + Added Entry Levels A,B,C,D, E, $16,395 $19,395 cash + $500 Martek/Furuno gift certificate.
2 258 lb. Blue Shark Reel Addiction Jacob Woods Springfield, VA N/A $1,500
3 232 lb. Blue Shark Smiling Rat Frank Hepfer Pasadena, MD N/A $500

 

BLUEFISH DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 19.2 lb. RodRunner N/A Delmar, DE Division Payout $3,000 + Added Entry Levels D, E, $2,145 + Saturday Daily $675 $5,820
2 11.6 lb. Jezebel Randy Swain Glen Burnie, MD Division Payout $1,500 + Aded Entry Levels A,B, C, $16,425 + Thursday Daily $675 $17,100
3 11.6 lb. Seduction Cory Carvel Lititz, PA N/A $500
6 10.3 lb. Wavedancer Mel McGinnis II Ocean City, MD Friday-Daily $1,170.00

 

TUNA DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Award
1 72 lb. Strike III Jeff Harrison Edgemere, MD $1,800

 

FLOUNDER DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Award
1 5.8 lb. Hookin Wubbas Joseph Hoover York, PA $1,000.00
2 4.9 lb. Nautically Challenged Dave Sharp Berlin, MD $500.00

 

RELEASE DIVISION
Place Boat Catch Points Entry Categories Award
1 Memory Maker 17 Makos, 1 Blue shark, 1 Dusky 75 Points Division Payout $3,000 + Thursday Daily $675 $3,675 + $500 Martek/Furuno gift certificate.
2 Hookin’ Wubbas 4 makos, 15 Blue Sharks 41 Pointss Division Payout $1,500 + Saturday Daily $675 $2175
3 Wasabi 7 makos, 1 Duskies 36 Points Division Payout $500

 

YOUTH DIVISION 2006
Winner Boat Catch
Bobby Kosdar N/A 2.5 lb. Flounder
Keith Rainier Bad Company Mako Release

 

TOP TWENTY RELEASE BOATS
Boat Points
Memory Maker 75pts.
Hookin’ Wubbas 41pts.
Wasabi 36pts.
Always Late 36pts.
Reel Busy 33pts.
MoJo 33pts.
Infinity 27pts.
Out Of Bounds 26pts
Temporary Insanity 25pts
Fin-Addict 25pts.
Raven Lady 22pts.
Last Call 22pts
Atlantic Hunter 21pts.
Reel Instigator 20pts.
Exposer 18pts
Reel Attitude 16pts.
Southern Comfort 13pts.
Reel Smoke 13pts
Diamondback III 12pts.
Bad Company 12pts.

2003 Official Results for the 23rd Annual Ocean City Shark Tournament

  • 60 Boats registered in this year’s event.
  • Major Sponsors:
    • Ocean City Fishing Center, Applebee’s, Oasis Car Wash
    • Skip’s Bait & Tackle, Sunset Marina, Scott Rice Termite & Pest Control
    • JKruz Sunglasses, McGuire Inc., Fish Finder Adventures

Total Prize Money Awarded $142,718.00!!

22 SHARKS WEIGHED-IN
# Shark
8 Mako
12 Blue Shark
2 Thresher (Common)

 

405 SHARKS RELEASED
# Shark
12 Mako
376 Blue Shark
2 Threshers
13 Dusky or Sandbar
1 Hammerhead

 

MAKO DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 228 lb. Reel Instigator Ron Gladkowski Warrenton, PA Division Payout + Added Entry Levels C,D,E, + Thursday Daily $8,002.00
2 178 lb. Jezebel Jay Fenoglietto Snow Hill, MD Division Payout + Added Entry Levels A,B, ) $12,350.00
3 176 lb. Reelentless Jeff Sansburry Sunderland, MD Division Payout + Saturday Daily $1,242.00

 

OPEN DIVISION
Place Weight Fish Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 *613 lb. Thresher Wizzy Don Lorden Baltimore, MD Division Payout + Added Entry Levels C,D,E $7,310.00
2 489 lb. Thresher Bonnie Maur Jaxon Ferm Wilmington, DE Division Payout $1,550.00
3 211 lb. Blue Shark Restless Lady Brian Grahm Felton, DE Division Payout + Added Entry Levels A,B $11,350.00
3 211 lb. Blue Shark Stingay Mike Pfaeffle N/A N/A N/A

*New Maryland State Record!

BLUEFISH DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 15.2 lb. Volcania Richard Rice Delmar, MD Division Payout + Added Entry Levels B,C,D,E, + Friday Daily $12,502.00
2 12.14 lb. Capt. Ike II Robert N. Ham Strasburg, PA Division Payout Added Entry Levels A + Saturday Daily $8542
3 11.88 lb. Bad Company Charles Coke Baltimore MD Division Payout + Thursday Daily $1,242.00

 

FLOUNDER DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Award
1 4.7 lb. Bay Boat Rodney Arbogast Fredericksburg, MD $683.00
2 3.8 lb. Bob’s Boat Bob Kosydar Hanover, MD $367.00

 

TUNA DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 103 lb.. Sea Wolf Dennis Meinhart Media, PA a,b,c,d,e Sat-Daily $2,250.00

 

RELEASE DIVISION
Place Boat Points Entry Categories Award
1 Reel Instigator 21 Points, Sat-Daily Sat-Daily $3,840.00
2 Diamondback III 18 Pointss Fri-Daily $2,340.00
3 Berzerker 18 pts Thrus-Daily $1,840.00

 

YOUTH DIVISION 2003
Winner Catch Award
Ian Duncan Blue Shark Release $50.00 Savings Bond
Cole Duncan Blue Shark Release $50.00 Savings Bond

2004 Official Results for the 24th Annual Ocean City Shark Tournament

  • 64 Boats registered in this year’s event.
  • Major Sponsors:
    • Ocean City Fishing Center, Applebee’s, Oasis Car Wash
    • Skip’s Bait & Tackle, Sunset Marina, Scott Rice Termite & Pest Control
    • JKruz Sunglasses, McGuire Inc., Fish Finder Adventures

Total Prize Money Awarded $142,718.00!!

18 SHARKS WEIGHED-IN
# Shark
14 Mako
2 Blue Shark
1 Scalloped Hammerhead or Sandbars
1 Smooth Hammerhead

 

204 SHARKS RELEASED
# Shark
130 Mako
17 Blue Shark
57 Dusky or Sandbar

 

MAKO DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 198 lb. Reel Adventure Steven Sirio Pasadena, MD Division Payout + Added Entry Levels A-E, + Thursday Daily $25,365.00
2 179 lb. Always Late Mario Teresi Baltimore, MD Division Payout $1,500.00
3 171 lb. Volcania Richard Rice Delmar, MD Division Payout $500.00
4 167 lb. Pandemonium N/A N/A Saturday Daily $675.00
5 122 lb. Reel Smoke N/A N/A Friday Daily $675.00

 

OPEN DIVISION
Place Weight Fish Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 *375 lb. Smooth Hammerhead Justified George Ford Pasadena, MD a,b,c,d,e $24,690.00
2 211 lb. Blue Shark Mass Transit Rob Caporin Bethlehem, PA Division Payout $1,500.00
3 *194 lb. Scalloped Hammerhead Phat Boyz Greg Garman Ephrata, PA Division Payout $500.00

* New Maryland State Record

BLUEFISH DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 12.99 lb. Dead Expense Edward Barr Collingdale, PA Division Payout + Added Entry Levels B,C,D,E $15,390.00
2 11.68 lb. Reel Smoke Terri Martin Harbeson, DE Division Payout Friday Daily $2,175.00
3 11.14 lb. Snafu Ron Gladkoski Ocean City, MD Division Payout + Saturday Daily $1,175.00
4 11.04 lb. Lisa Michael Tarbutton Glen Burnie, MD Added Entry Level A $9,300.00
5 9.81 lb Movin On Rob Wagner Abingdon, MD Thursday Daily $675.00

 

FLOUNDER DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 4.82 lb. Bay Boat Rodney Arbogast Federalsburg, MD N/A *$1,100.00
2 3.79 lb. Bay Boat Rodney Arbogast Federalsburg, MD N/A *$1,100.00

*Combined Total of Winnings

TUNA DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 23 lb. MoJo John Murry Berlin, MD N/A $1,350.00

 

RELEASE DIVISION
Place Boat Catch Points Entry Categories Award
1 Always Late 16 Makos, 1 Dusky 66 Points Saturday Daily $3,675.00
2 Hot Rod 10 Makos, 2 Duskies 44 Points Division Payout + Thursday Daily $2,175.00
3 Exposer 5 makos, 7 Duskies, 1 Blue Shark 35 Points Division Payout $500.00
4 Phat Boyz 5 makos 20 Points Friday Daily $675.00/td>

 

OCEAN CITY SHARKER OF THE YEAR 2004
Place Boat Captian Catch Points
Winner Captain Luke Blume Press Time Stevensville, MD 3 Makos 171.5 lb., 167 lb., 161 lb., 8 Makos Released $2,500.00

 

YOUTH DIVISION 2006
Winner Boat Catch Award
Nicholas Pino (12) Incommunicado 156 lb. Blue Shark $100.00 Savings Bond

 

JKRUZ SUNGLASS AWARD
Boat Catch
Smiling Rat Mako
Ursula Priscilla Bluefish

 

2005 Official Results for the 25th Annual Ocean City Shark Tournament

  • 61 Boats registered in this year’s event
  • Major Sponsors:
    • Ocean City Fishing Center, Applebee’s, Oasis Car Wash
    • Skip’s Bait & Tackle, Sunset Marina, Scott Rice Termite & Pest Control
    • JKruz Sunglasses, McGuire Inc., Fish Finder Adventures

Total Prize Money Awarded $104,195.00!

21 SHARKS WEIGHED-IN
# Shark
13 Mako
3 Blue Shark
5 Thresher (Common)

 

198 SHARKS RELEASED
# Shark
65 Mako
63 Blue Shark
61 Dusky or Sandbar
5 Thresher(Common)
2 Blacktip
2 Tiger

 

MAKO DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 195.5 lb Hammertime Dennis Kowey Annapolis MD Division Payout + Added Entry Levels A-E, + Friday Daily $27,825.00
2 193 lb. Maxed Out Walter Bozza Ocean City MD Division Payout + Thursday Daily $2,880.00
3 160 lb. Stress Reel-ief Fred Winward Frankford, DE Saturday Daily $1,380.00

 

OPEN DIVISION
Place Weight Fish Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 506 lb. Thresher Canyon Blues Walter Parkins Hampstead, MD Division Payout + Added Entry Levels A-E $26,445.00
2 328 lb. Thresher Canyon Blues Anthony Gordy Clinton, MD Division Payout $1,500.00
3 272 lb. Blue Shark Smiling Rat Tom Rohrer Frederick, MD Division Payout $500.00

 

BLUEFISH DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 12.8 lb Dream Catcher David Sumpter Tracy’s Landing, MD Division Payout + Added Entry Levels A,B,C,D,E + Sat. Daily $27915.00
2 11.9 lb. Bob’s Boat Bob Kosydar Hanover, MD Division Payout $1500.00
3 11.8 lb. Seaduction Robert Keeney Lititz, PA Division Payout + Thursday Daily $1,970.00
6 10.3 lb C-Jeanie Bob Elliott Ocean City, MD Friday Daily $1470.00

 

RELEASE DIVISION
Place Boat Catch Points Entry Categories Award
1 Dream Catcher 11 Makos + 1 Dusky 46pts Division Payout $3,000.00
2 Imagine That 8 Makos + 1 Thresher + 3 Duskies + 1 Hammerhead 44 Points Division Payout + Thursday Daily, Friday Daily $3,120.00
3 Diamondback III 10 Makos 40pts Division Payout $500.00
4 Wizzy 2 Makos + 1 Blacktip 10 pts Saturday Daily $810.00

 

TUNA DIVISION
PLACE Weight Boat Captain Home Town Award
1 38.5 lb. Ravin Lady Andy Wendler Sykesville, MD $2880.00

 

OCEAN CITY SHARKER OF THE YEAR 2005
Place Boat Captain Release Points Award
1 Stress Reel-ief Fred Winward 2 Makos 309 Pts. = 2 Makos 160 lb., 129 lb $3,240.00
2 Jezebel N/A N/A 306 Pts. N/A
3 Hammertime N/A N/A 276 Pts. N/A
4 Maxed Out N/A N/A 193 Pts. N/A
5 Rumor Has It… N/A N/A 152 Pts. N/A
6 Smiling Rat N/A N/A 30 Pts. N/A
7 Reel Instigator N/A N/A 20 Pts. N/A
8 Blew Bayou N/A N/A 20 Pts. N/A
9 Press Time N/A N/A 10 Pts. N/A
10 MoJo N/A N/A 10 Pts. N/A
11 Mass Transit N/A N/A 10 Pts. N/A
12 Justified N/A N/A 10 Pts. N/A

 

YOUTH DIVISION 2005
Winner Boat Catch Award
Shawn Vitale (8) Salty Sons Caught many bluefish, helped w/all boat duties Aboard $50.00 Savings Bond

2007 Official Results for the 27th Annual Ocean City Shark Tournament                                  

  • 84 Boats registered in this year’s event
  • Major Sponsors
    • Ocean City Fishing Center,Sunset Marina,McGuire Construction
    • Applebee’s Restaurant, Oasis Car Wash,Fish Finder Adventures

Total Prize Money Awarded $142,718.00!

22 SHARKS WEIGHED-IN
# Shark
13 Mako
5 Blue Shark
4 Thresher (Common)

 

82 SHARKS RELEASED
# Shark
29 Mako
42 Blue Shark
7 Dusky or Sandbar
2 Thresher(Common)
1 Blacktip
1 Hammerhead

 

MAKO DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 118lb. Hammer Jeff Phipps Baltimore, MD. 1st ABCDE + Daily (Sat. & ½ Thurs) $25,111.00
2 164 lb. Bitter Salt Andy Petrusis Baltimore, MD 2nd ABCDE $13,381.00
3 161 lb. Seaduction Cory Curcell Lititz, PA 3rd BCDE + Daily (Fri & ½ Thurs) $7,450.00
4 154 lb. Reel Addiction Terry Shade Lititz, PA 3rd A $3,780.00

 

Open Division
Place Weight Fish Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 435 lb. Thresher Carol’s Teakettle Tim Brinker Selbyville, DE 1st E $3,608.00
2 341 lb. Thresher Restless Lady Kevin Hall Parkton, MD 1st ABCD + 2nd E $21, 058.00
3 335 lb. Thresher Shark Tooth Michael Borns Forest Hill, Md. 2nd BCD + 3rd E $7,089.00
4 199 lb. Blue Shark Total Chaos Scott Shockley Selbyville, DE 3rd BCD $3,897.00
5 183 lb. Blue Shark Tree Hugger Bob Martin Manchester, MD 2nd A $5,670.00
6 161 lb. Thresher Evidently Bob Phillips Severna Park, MD 3rd A $3,780.00

 

BLUE FISH DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 13.7 lb Rain-E-Daze John Wood Sr. Bowie, MD N/A $3000.00
2 12.5 lb. Eversman V Ken Hines Derwood, MD $1500 + 1st BCDE + Daily (Fri & ½ Thurs)
3 12.3 lb. Eversman V Merrill Eversman Jr. Salisbury, MD .$1000 + 2nd BCDE + Daily (Sat & ½ Thurs) $7,450.00
6 11.9 lb Imagine That Robert Myers New Ken, PA 3rd CDE $2,718.00
4 11.8 lb Eversman V Ron Perdue Laurel, DE 3rd B $3,780.00
7 11.6 lb. Captain Ike Dion Stanton Mt. Airy, MD 1st A $6,300.00
8 10.1 lb Mojo Warren Worth Woodbridge, VA 2nd A $3,780.00

 

RELEASE DIVISION
Place Boat Catch Points Entry Categories Award
1 “Imagine That” .5 Makos + 1 Spinner 22pts $3000 + Daily (Fri & ½ Thurs) $4,545.00
2 Non Typical 2 Makos + 6 Blue Sharks 14pts $1500 + Daily (Sat & ½ Thurs) $3,045.00
3 Wave Dancer 2 Makos + 1 Blue Sharks 9 pts N/A $1,000.00

 

OCEAN CITY SHARKER OF THE YEAR DIVISION
Winner Boat Hometown Catch Points
Captain Chester Sadowski Jezebel Stevensville, MD 196.5 lb. & 136 lb., makos 332pts.

 

COMBINED MAKO POINTS EARNED WHILE FISHING
Boat Points
Jezebel 332pts.
Press Time 214pts.
No Limits 188pts.
Playmate 171pts.
Hookin’ Wubbas 140pts.
Tree Hugger 50pts.
Dream Catcher 20pts.
Smiling Rat 10pts.

 

 

2008 Official Results for the 28th Annual Ocean City Shark Tournament

  • 62 Boats registered in this year’s event
  • Major Sponsors
    • Ocean City Fishing Center, Applebee’s, Sunset Marina
    • McGuire Inc., Fish Finder Adventures

Total Prize Money Awarded $104,195.00!

14 SHARKS WEIGHED-IN
# Shark
8 Mako
4 Blue Shark
1 Hammerhead
1 Thresher

 

134 SHARKS RELEASED
# Shark
49 Mako
12 Blue Shark
56 Dusky or Sandbar
0 Thresher(Common)
1 Hammerhead
12 Blacktip
10 Tiger

 

MAKO DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 244 lb. Gag Order Tony Gay Grasonville, MD $3000 + 1st B $4950 $7950
2 209 lb. It’ll Do II Jeff Schulte Edgewater, MD $1500 + 1st A $7875 + C $2531 + D $1080 + E $529 + 2nd B $2970 $16,485
3 136 lb. Seaduction Cory Carrell Lititz, PA $1000 + 2nd A $4725 + C $1519 + D $648 + E $317 + 3rd B $1980 + Thurs. Daily $1260 + 1/2 Sat. Daily $630 $12,079
4 133 lb. Evidently Scott Singleton Severna Park, MD 3rd A $3150 + C $1013 + D $432 + E $212 $4,807
5 106 lb. Pandemonium Bill Stong N/A Fri. Daily $1260 + 1/2 Sat. Daily $630 $1,890

 

OPEN DIVISION
Place Weight Fish Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 273 lb. Hammerhead Keep Er Wet Nathaniel Leader Stevenville, MD $3000 + 1st A $7875 + B $4950 + C $2531 + D $1080 + E $529 $19,965
2 268 lb. Thresher Contagious Bud Fogg Hottuouc, PA $1500 + 2nd C $1519 + D $648 + E $317 $3,984
3 237 lb. Blue Shark Chasin Tails Larry Trala Berlin, MD $1000 + 2nd A $4725 + B $2970 + 3rd C $1013 + D $432 + E $212 $10,352
4 168 lb. Blue Shark Two Days Paul Aldridge Lexinton, MD 3rd A $3150 + B $1980 $5,130

 

BLUEFISH DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Entry Categories Award
1 11.6 lb No Limits Brian Kaluaitis Baltimore, MD $3000 + 1st D $1125 + E $630 + Sat. Daily $780 $5,535
2 10.2 lb. Seaduction Corey Curleu Lititz, PA $1500 + 1st A $6300 + B $3600 + C $2813 + 2nd D $675 + E $378 + Fri. Daily $780 $16,046
3 9.9 lb. Eversmen 5 Ron Perdue Laurel, DE $1000 + 2nd A $3780 + B $2160 + C $1688 + 3rd D $450 + E $252 $9,330
4 9.7 lb Chasing Tails John Kunzler Conestop, PA 3rd B $1440 + C $1125 + Thurs. Daily $780 $3,345
5 9.7 lb Eversman 5 Merrill Eversman Salisbury, MD 3rd A $2,520

 

TUNA DIVISION
Place Weight Boat Captain Home Town Award
1 23 lb. Bluefin Marli Charles Burris Jr. Smyrna, DE. $1,530

 

RELEASE DIVISION
Place Boat Points Entry Categories Award
1 Canyon Crusher 54pts $3000 + Thurs. Daily $630 + Fri. Daily $630 $4,260
2 Tree Hugger 32 Points N/A $1500
3 Bitter Salt 26pts N/A $1000.00
4 Berzerker 8 pts Saturday Daily $630

 

OCEAN CITY SHARKER OF THE YEAR DIVISION
Winner Boat Hometown
Captain Luke Press Time Luke Blume

 


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