Cobia standings

Staff Writer
The Destin Log
Emma Killingsworth is in third place in the ladies division of the Cobia World Championships at Harbor Docks. She caught this 68-plus pounder on the Reel Believer. [PHOTO COURTESY OF HARBOR DOCKS]

It’s been a good week on the water with reports of cobia being caught, however, they have to be pretty big to make the board.

Here’s a look at the leaderboards in the local month-long cobia tournaments.

(As of close April 13)

Cobia World Championships at Harbor Docks

Overall World Championships

First: Blake Nelson, The Long Weekend, 98.8 pounds

Second: Todd Williams, Sweet Caroline, 89.3 pounds

Third: Rita Saunders, Mary Lou, 88.3 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: Emma Killingsworth, Reel Believer, 68.2 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: Todd Williams, Sweet Caroline, 89.3 pounds

Third: Rita Saunders, Mary Lou, 88.4 pounds

30-feet and Under

First: Jason Zabelski, Dawn Patrol, 60.6 pounds

Second: Erick Wilson, Decoy, 60.5 pounds

Ladies

First: Jesse Price, Makaira, 65 pounds

Second: Missy Schofield, No Alibi, 63.3 pounds

Seniors

First: Dave Nevin, Mary Lou, 56 pounds

Juniors

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