Tournament Update:
CONGRATULATIONS TO CARTERICAN WITH A $79,510 PAY DAY!

Carterican 478.6 LB BLUE MARLIN

Thanks to everyone for visiting our site and coming out for the tournament. And a big thanks to all of our sponsors!

2021 Tournament Schedule:

Check out all the schedule details!

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Online Registration

Online Registration is CLOSED

Online Registration ended at 11:59 PM on May 29, 2021.

Captains’ Party & Registration

Thursday, May 27, 2021 6:30 PM

Open Bar & Food
Jack’s Waterfront Bar in downtown Morehead City

Bluewater Captains’ Meeting

Thursday, May 27, 2021 8 PM

Jack’s Waterfront Bar in downtown Morehead City

Bluewater Fishing Days & Times

Friday, Saturday & Sunday - May 28-30, 2021

Captain’s Choice 2 out of 3 Days
Lines in the water from 9 AM - 3 PM
Scales open 4 PM at Big Rock Landing

Awards Ceremony

Sunday, May 30, 2021 8PM

Open Bar & Food at 7 PM
Awards at 8 PM
Jack’s Waterfront Bar in downtown Morehead City

Supporting NCLEAP
$30,000 given to NC LEAP in 2021 from 50/50 Dolphin TWT to support their mission!

2021 Top Earnings

Prize Boat/Team Name City, State
$79,510 Carterican Morehead City, NC
$52,300 Builder's Choice New Bern, NC
$34,900 Baby J Morehead City, NC
$23,675 Due South Morehead City, NC
$20,995 Sea Striker Morehead City, NC
$8,670 The General Morehead City, NC
$5,600 April Mae Morehead City, NC
Prize Boat/Team Name City, State
$79,510 Carterican Morehead City, NC
$52,300 Builder's Choice New Bern, NC
$34,900 Baby J Morehead City, NC
$23,675 Due South Morehead City, NC
$20,995 Sea Striker Morehead City, NC
$8,670 The General Morehead City, NC
$5,600 April Mae Morehead City, NC

See all Payout Amounts.

Latest Hookups/Releases

Sunday, May 30

Boat/Team Name Hookup Time Last Status
Tranquilo 5:46pm Weighed a 16.3lb. Dolphin
Tranquilo 5:45pm Weighed a 12.5lb. Dolphin
Builder's Choice 5:32pm Weighed a 121.2lb. Yellowfin Tuna
Carolina Time 5:30pm Weighed a 37.0lb. Dolphin
Tranquilo 2:40pm Lost (Wrong Species) a Dolphin
Boat/Team Name Hookup Time Last Status
Tranquilo 5:46pm Weighed a 16.3lb. Dolphin
Tranquilo 5:45pm Weighed a 12.5lb. Dolphin
Builder's Choice 5:32pm Weighed a 121.2lb. Yellowfin Tuna
Carolina Time 5:30pm Weighed a 37.0lb. Dolphin
Tranquilo 2:40pm Lost (Wrong Species) a Dolphin

Check out all the day’s Hookups and Releases. Follow the updates as they happen!

2021 Official Leader Board:

Level I - Bluewater:

Rank Points/Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs

Billfish

1 1678.60 pts Smith Carterican Morehead City, NC A B C D E
2 1500 pts Gaskill Builders Choice New Bern, NC A B C D E
3 600 pts Brewer April Mae Morehead City, NC B D E

Wahoo

1 29.8 lbs Mark Chambers Due South Morehead City, NC A B C D E

Yellowfin Tuna

1 121.2 lbs Gaskill Builders Choice New Bern, NC A B C D E

Dolphin

1 46.3 lbs Joel Killion Baby J Morehead City, NC A B C D E
Rank Points/Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs

Billfish

1 1678.60 pts Smith Carterican Morehead City, NC A B C D E
2 1500 pts Gaskill Builders Choice New Bern, NC A B C D E
3 600 pts Brewer April Mae Morehead City, NC B D E

Wahoo

1 29.8 lbs Mark Chambers Due South Morehead City, NC A B C D E

Yellowfin Tuna

1 121.2 lbs Gaskill Builders Choice New Bern, NC A B C D E

Dolphin

1 46.3 lbs Joel Killion Baby J Morehead City, NC A B C D E

Lady Angler:

Rank Species/Release Weight/Points Angler Boat/Team Name City, State
1 Blue Marlin 300 pts Natalie Petrilli Double B Atlantic Beach, NC
1 Dolphin 16.3 lbs Amanda Cofer Tranquilo Carolina Beach, NC
Rank Species/Release Weight/Points Angler Boat/Team Name City, State
1 Blue Marlin 300 pts Natalie Petrilli Double B Atlantic Beach, NC
1 Dolphin 16.3 lbs Amanda Cofer Tranquilo Carolina Beach, NC

Junior Angler:

Rank Species/Release Weight/Points Angler Boat/Team Name City, State
1 Dolphin 37.0 lbs Graham Marsh Carolina Time Morehead City, NC
Rank Species/Release Weight/Points Angler Boat/Team Name City, State
1 Dolphin 37.0 lbs Graham Marsh Carolina Time Morehead City, NC

Level II - Most Billfish Points:

Rank Points Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 1678.60 pts Smith Carterican Morehead City, NC A B C D E
2 1500 pts Gaskill Builders Choice New Bern, NC A B C D E
3 600 pts Fickling The General Morehead City, NC A B C D E
Rank Points Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 1678.60 pts Smith Carterican Morehead City, NC A B C D E
2 1500 pts Gaskill Builders Choice New Bern, NC A B C D E
3 600 pts Fickling The General Morehead City, NC A B C D E

Level III - Largest Blue Marlin Over 400 lbs./110″:

Rank Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 478.60 lbs Smith Carterican Morehead City, NC A B C D E
2 419.30 lbs Zook Sea Striker Morehead City, NC A B C D E
Rank Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 478.60 lbs Smith Carterican Morehead City, NC A B C D E
2 419.30 lbs Zook Sea Striker Morehead City, NC A B C D E

Level IV - Most Release Points:

Rank Points Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 1200 pts Gaskill Builders Choice New Bern, NC A B C D E
2 1200 pts Smith Carterican Morehead City, NC A B C D E
3 600 pts Fickling The General Morehead City, NC A B C D E
Rank Points Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 1200 pts Gaskill Builders Choice New Bern, NC A B C D E
2 1200 pts Smith Carterican Morehead City, NC A B C D E
3 600 pts Fickling The General Morehead City, NC A B C D E

Level V - Winner Take All First Blue Marlin Over 500 lbs.:

Rank Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1
Rank Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1

Level VI - 50/50 Dolphin Winner Take All:

Rank Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 46.3 lbs Joel Killion Baby J Morehead City, NC A B C D E
Rank Weight Capt./Angler Boat/Team Name City, State TWTs
1 46.3 lbs Joel Killion Baby J Morehead City, NC A B C D E
  • TWT(s):
  • A = II - Most Billfish Points,
  • B = III - Largest Blue Marlin > 400 lbs.,
  • C = IV - Most Release Points,
  • D = V - WTA First Blue Marlin > 500 lbs.,
  • E = VI - 50/50 Dolphin WTA