It’s been a rough week on the water, but a few cobia have come to the scales and changed up the boards.

Here’s a look at how the leaderboards in the local month-long cobia tournaments shook out in between the storms.

 

(As of close April 6)

Cobia World Championships

at Harbor Docks

 

Overall World Championships

First: Blake Nelson, The Long Weekend, 98.8 pounds

Second: Rita Saunders, Mary Lou, 88.3 pounds

Third: Andrew Johnson, Surreel, 85.4 pounds

 

29-feet and Under World Championships

First: Jett Talbert, Team Coastline, 81.1 pounds

Second: Jett Talbert, Team Coastline, 77.1 pounds

Third: Guy Santucci, Team Coastline, 70.5 pounds

 

Ladies World Championships

First: Mickayla Burke, Palustris, 72.1 pounds

Second: Leslie Nalty, Palustris, 70.9 pounds

Third: Shannon Sumerford, Jumpin Monkey, 62.4 pounds

 

Junior World Championships

First: Jett Talbert, Team Coastline, 77.1 pounds

Second: Luke Bilger, Sweet Caroline, 74.7 pounds

Third: Grayson Wood, Eyeced ’Em, 52.6 pounds

 

 

Destin Cobia Tournament

at HarborWalk Marina

 

Overall

First: Blake Nelson, The Long Weekend, 98.7 pounds

Second: Rita Saunders, Mary Lou, 88.4 pounds

Third: Mike Vance, Full Pull, 86 pounds

 

30-feet and Under

First: Erick Wilson, Decoy, 60.5 pounds

 

Ladies

First: Jesse Price, Makaira, 65 pounds

Second: Shannon Summerford, Jumpin Monkey, 62.6 pounds

 

Seniors

First: Mike Wilson, Mary Lou, 56 pounds

 

Juniors

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