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Winners in 16th Annual Inter-Chapter Challenge Announced

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 145 anglers and took place June 22nd at the River Palm Cottages in Jensen Beach, Florida.

Below please find a full listing of all winners.


Inshore Alex Jernigan Grand Champions – Naples Chapter (5th year in a row)

Inshore Alex Jernigan Runner-up – Treasure Coast Chapter

Mystery Fish (Barracuda) – Danette Kuzel, Pinellas County Chapter

Trash Can Slam (Jack, Ladyfish and Catfish) – Rob Walzak, Naples Chapter

Team Snook – Lake County Chapter

Team Redfish – Naples Chapter

Team Trout – Treasure Coast Chapter


Largest Snook – Joe Kern, Treasure Coast Chapter

Largest Redfish – Brad Buczko, Naples Chapter

Largest Trout – Brad Buczko, Naples Chapter


Jan Crabill Largest Snook – Tina Gore, Treasure Coast Chapter

Largest Trout – Tina Gore, Treasure Coast Chapter


Offshore Rufus WakemanGrand Champions – Martin County Chapter

Offshore Rufus WakemanRunner-up – Ocala Chapter

Mystery Fish (Bluefish) – Cheryl Huntsinger, Manatee County Chapter

Trash Can Slam (Jack, Bonita & Remora) – Cheryl Huntsinger, Manatee County Chapter

Team Dolphin – Martin County Chapter

Team Sailfish – Ocala Chapter

Team Kingfish – Martin County Chapter

Largest Dolphin – Taylor Barnes, Martin County Chapter

Most Sailfish Releases – Zach Conomos, Ocala Chapter

Largest Kingfish – Paul Strauss, Martin County Chapter

The 2020 event will again take place in Jensen Beach at River Palm, on June 12th and 13th.

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