Category winners and their prizes in CCA Louisiana’s 2015 Statewide Tournament and Anglers’ Rodeo presented Thursday night at Live Oak Arabians in Baton Rouge:
La. Division/Tagged Redfish
First registered anglers catching specially tagged redfish win 2015 Chevrolet Silverado; next places win 2110 Sport Nautic Star, 150 Mercury four-stroke:
1, Jonathan Craft, 1.62 pounds, reported from Port Fourchon Marina. 2, David Torregrossa, 1.72 pounds, reported from Gail’s Bait Shop.
Speckled trout: East: Tony Bruce, 7.8 pounds. Southeast: Barney Gautreau, 6.86 pounds. Southwest: Trent Frith, 6.4 pounds. West: Michael Fesco, 8.43 pounds. Each anglers wins 1810 Nautic Star, 90 Mercury four-stroke.
Flounder: Nathan Dondis, 5.04 pounds, 16-foot Weldbilt, 40 Mercury four-stroke.
Mangrove Snapper: Donald Latil, Jr., 13.77 pounds, $5,000 tackle package.
Lemonfish: Reynold Leblanc, 85.88 pounds, $5,000 tackle package.
Dorado: Dustin DeBenedetto, 36.06 pounds, $5,000 tackle package.
Red Snapper: Chris Cothron, 31.1 pounds, $5,000 tackle package.
Fly Fishing/Speckled Trout: East: Rudy Hall, 3.72 pounds. West: Ruston Logan, 6.11 pounds. Each angler wins $1,500 Academy Sports card.
Ladies’ Only Speckled Trout: Betty Ellender, 7.73 pounds, #2,500 travel voucher.
Kayak/Speckled Trout: East: Chris Weaver, 2.78 pounds. Southeast: Doug Menefee, 5.4 pounds. Southwest: Paul Vondenstein, 4.14 pounds. West: Stephen Outten, 7.75 pounds. Each angler wins Hobie Outback kayak.
Sheepshead: East: Jacob Falterman, 9.4 pounds. West: Hannah Duhon, 7.24 pounds. Each angler wins $1,500 Academy Sports card.
Youth Division: East: Eva Roger, 14, Metairie. Southeast: Austin Fox, 17, Gonzales. Southwest: Mamie Searcy, 7, Lafayette. West: Tyler Templeton, 9, New Iberia. Drawing from entries taking 14-inch trout or flounder. Winners receive 14-foot Cajun Outboard, 15 Mercury, McClain trailer.
Mississippi Division/Speckled Trout: Jeffrey Monson, 5.9 pounds, $1,000.