Susan & Carl's Surf Perch Derby 2018

BajaMarita

Fish Reporter
Aug 2, 2007
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San Quintin, Baja CA
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Marita Melville
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8th annual Carl and Sue's Surf Perch Derby has ended. Here's the top 3 biggest fish winners. Followed by lots of pictures of all the fun and festivities today! We had 199 paid entrants this year. What a great turn out.

This entire tournament could not happen without the help of all the sponsors/donors. We thank them all. Here's a list of many contributors to this years tournament. When you see them, please thank them! Walt and Joanne Jeffrey, Steve Carson and the Penn Fishing University. SaltJunkies/Joseph Zaragoza, the McDennon family, Rick and Kelly Woodley, Nick & Jenny Gula, Dana Stewert, Pamela Griggs, Rudolph & Bill, Debbie Reed, Marita Melville, Ofelia Medina Guerra, Daniel Powell, Kent & Diane Brodwolf, Norman Gehrke, Joe Martin,
Beverly Hawley-Maritn, Cliff Vine, Jen Farnsworth Jessop, & Dave Jessop, John Cossey & family. Dave Holiday & Nelly Yanez, Amy Leaf Williams ,Ray Williams, Dick Floyd, Don Selski, Julie and Graham Parkes. Pat Anderson, Doug Fields, Eric Brusig, Drew Kodl, Karl Stewart, Pat Patricia Schindler, Lorenzo Biedebach/Campo Lorenzo, Jamie's Pangas, Esemralda Banderaz, Tiburons Pangas, "Tilachi" Laura Aviña.


Surf fishing........
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I caught one..... yay
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First place winner with a 2.1 pound perch. Santiago Garcia, Congratulations!! He won 4500 pesos!
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2nd place winner Jose Maldonado won 3150 pesos
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3rd place winner is Kenny Kreman 2300 pesos!

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Jen putting up her and Penny's flag on flag hill!
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Penny with her first ever surf fish! Congratulations, Penny!
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Debbie with her first fish of the day! Yay!
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Some of the prizes given away today. Many thanks to Steve Carson of Penn Fishing University! Thank you Steve!
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Jaime always comes up with great flags. Good job, Jaime!
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Lorena from our little store tried to weigh this fish! hahahahahahaha
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Lots of excitement waiting to see who wins something.
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Trying to figure out the big fish winners. Lots of fish caught today. Making the final decisions!
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We had such a great crowd of terrific people!
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Cristina de Hoff won a prize! Look Ron Gomez Hoff you won one, too. I think she should keep both for herself!
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Rick Woodley was a prize winner.
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Thanks Joseph Zaragoza
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Thank you to Sue and Carl for all your hard work in making this the best "Biggest Little Fishing Tournament in Baja" Ya'll kick ass!!!!!
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3 winners! Beverly Hawley-Martin, Penny Freeland0 & Todd Philips

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This young man won a prize today. Quite a few young people won today. It was great!
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Susana

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Jul 23, 2006
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Susan Duggan
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21 Seaswirl
Marita! Thank you so much for the great report and pictures! We really appreciate all the hard work you put into the tournament as well. You are very much appreciated!
 

BajaMarita

Fish Reporter
Aug 2, 2007
373
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San Quintin, Baja CA
Name
Marita Melville
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Marita! Thank you so much for the great report and pictures! We really appreciate all the hard work you put into the tournament as well. You are very much appreciated!

Awww thank you Sue. It was a great day.
 

Cubeye

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Jan 26, 2007
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Kub
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17' Gregor
Nice tournament. I read about it every year, but don't know about it until after the event. Perhaps an announcement here on BD (Baja Section) would get more people to enter? Or do you have a mailing list?

I'm sure you have announcements on other Baja Sites, but I don't read them.
 
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Susana

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Jul 23, 2006
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Susan Duggan
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Thanks. It is announced through Facebook on my personal page, Susan Duggan and also on Facebook on the Talk Baja page. I announce the date in December on my personal page. You can friend request me on my page to stay informed. Maybe we'll see you next year!
 
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joezee1986

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Sep 5, 2012
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Chico, CA
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Joseph Zaragoza
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Last Cast Ensenada / Mag Bay Lodge
Awesome @Susana im glad to be a part of it one of these years I’ll actually make it down in person!
 
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