After two days of fishing the Big Oh team took first place in the 2020 Pescadora Billfish Championship with 27 sailfish. Vaquero came in second with 16 sailfish and one marlin. Grand Slam followed in third with 17 sailfish.
The 300th fish of the tournament—a blue marlin—was caught at 1:42 p.m. by Morgan Welch on the Outage!
Official score for tournament is 180 sailfish and six marlin.
Below are the results and photos of the 2020 Pescadora Billfish Championship presented by Costa Sunglasses:
Female Angler of the Year – IGFA – Camila Ingram
Female Angler of the Year – Hook and Hand – Lori Bagliore, Team Fuhgeddaboutit
- 1st Place, Day 1 Winner, Day 2 Winner – Big Oh – 27 sailfish
- 2nd Place – Vaquero – 16 sailfish, 1 marlin
- 3rd Place – Grand Slam – 17 sailfish
- 4th Place – Outage – 10 sailfish, 2 marlin
Dorado Division – Grand Slam
Tuna Division – Stress Reliever
Top Tagging Team – Team Shoe and Team Pescadora
Top Tagging Angler – Britney McCrae, Team Kelly Dawn
Best Video Submitted – Game Fisher II
Best Team Name – Chardonnay Castaways
There was a total of 34 boats, approximately 400 registered participants, 330 sailfish and nine marlin.