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Winners in 15th Annual ICC Announced

Orlando, FL – June 25, 2018 – CCA Florida today shared details on the winners in the 15th Annual Inter-Chapter Challenge (ICC) event.

The ICC began in 2004 to bring members from across the state together to share ideas, compare chapter initiatives and enjoy a day on the water. The family-friendly event is an all-release tournament and includes inshore and offshore divisions. This year’s event welcomed 140 anglers representing 17 chapters and took place June 22nd and 23rd at the River Palm Cottages in Jensen Beach, Florida. Chapters in attendance included Broward County, Dade County, Jacksonville, Lake County, Manatee County, Martin County, Mid-Coast, Naples, North Palm Beach, Ocala, Orlando, Polk County, Sarasota, South Palm Beach, Space Coast, Tampa and Treasure Coast. The 2019 event will again take place in Jensen Beach at River Palm, on June 21st and 22nd.

Below please find a full listing of all winners.

Inshore Division
Individual: Snook – Mike Napier, Naples Chapter (35”)
Individual: Redfish – Jeff Ball, Naples Chapter (24.5”)
Individual: Trout – Andy Steinbergs, Treasure Coast Chapter (25.25”)
Ladies: Jan Crabill Largest Snook Award – Arvilla Stokes, Polk County Chapter (22”)
Ladies: Trout – Harley Graham, Orlando Chapter (19.25”)

Team: Snook – Naples Chapter (three largest snook, 35”, 28.5, 27”)
Team: Redfish – Naples Chapter (three largest redfish, 24.5”, 19”, 19”)
Team: Trout – Treasure Coast Chapter (three largest trout, 25.25”, 17”, 15”)

Alex Jernigan Inshore Grand Champion: 
1st Place – Naples Chapter (35” snook, 24.5” redfish, 20” trout)
2nd Place – Martin County Chapter (29” snook, 19” redfish, 25” trout)

Offshore Division
Individual: Dolphin – Jay Etzler, Broward County Chapter (31”)
Individual: Sailfish – Bill Camp, North Palm Beach Chapter (1 release)

Ladies Offshore: Sailfish – Julie Crispin, Martin County Chapter (2 releases)

Team: Dolphin – Treasure Coast Chapter (49.5” total of catches)
Team: Sailfish – Martin County Chapter (4 releases)

Rufus Wakeman Offshore Grand Champion: Ocala Chapter (a sailfish release and 26.5” dolphin)

Mystery Fish
Inshore: Rupert McAndless, Broward County Chapter (blue fish)
Offshore: Donna Divine, Ocala Chapter (bonita)

Trash Can Slam
Inshore: Orlando Chapter
Offshore: North Palm Beach Chapter

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