Anglers weigh in catches down at the Destin Fishing Rodeo

Tina Harbuck
The Destin Log
Cody Weaver of Tennessee hauled in this 48.6-pound king mackerel while fishing aboard the ChampionShip with Capt. Matthew Champion on Tuesday. His catch was good for first place on the leaderboard of the Destin Fishing Rodeo in the Charter Boat Division. Wishing him well is Miss Destin 2021 Kaylie Sparks.
Megan Weaver, 12, landed this 33.6-pound king mackerel while fishing aboard the ChampionShip with Capt. Matthew Champion on Tuesday. Her catch took over the top spot in the Junior Division of the Destin Fishing Rodeo. Also pictured is Miss Destin 2021 Kaylie Sparks.
Andre Youngblood of Georgia got on the daily board of the Destin Fishing Rodeo with this 7.4-pound black snapper caught aboard the New Florida Girl's American Spirit with Capt. Jim Green on Tuesday. Wishing him well is Miss Destin 2021 Kaylie Sparks.
Jared Mattioli of Alabama hauled in this 26.2-pound blackfin tuna Wednesday while fishing aboard the ChampionShip with Capt. Matthew Champion for a second place spot in the Charter Boat Division of the Destin Fishing Rodeo. Also pictured is Miss Destin 2021 Kaylie Sparks.
Billie Adams reeled in this 18.8-pound almaco jack on Tuesday while fishing aboard the Huntress with Capt. Mike Graef for a spot on the daily board of the Destin Fishing Rodeo. Also pictured is Miss Destin 2021 Kaylie Sparks.