Out of 41 boats entered in the Destin Cobia World Championships at Harbor Docks, the Miss Laney hauled in the largest in the more than a month-long fishing tournament.
JP Whibbs pulled in an 87.86-pounder for first place overall.
Second place went to David “Goose” Strong and his 76.2-pounder caught aboard the Papi with Capt. Kevin Moak.
The Lucky Dog with Capt. Cody Gray finished in third place overall with a 75.8-pounder reeled in by Chris Davis.
Other big winners in the various divisions were as follows:
Clark Communications 29-feet & Under World Championships
First - Itchy Trigger - Christina Ward - 79 pounds
Second - Dawn Patrol - Alex Hare - 58.9 pounds
Third - Dash - Matt McMillen - 56.59 pounds
Donut Hole Junior World Championships
First - Itchy Trigger - Christina Ward – 79 pounds
Second - Makaira - William Weidner - 68.8 pounds
Third - Hey Baby - Roland White - 49.4 pounds
Ladies World Championships
First - Patsy B - Megan McGil - 52.5 pounds
City Produce Tag & Release World Championships
First - Papi – Capt. Kevin Moak - 20 tagged cobia
Second - Full Pull – Capt. Chris Wagner - 16 tagged cobia
Third - Long Weekend – Capt. Stan Price - 16 tagged cobia
Top Money Winners
Lucky Dog - $14,430.50
Papi - $12,482.16
Long Weekend - $4,158
Miss Laney - $4,000
Itchy Trigger - $1,526.67