Big John tops snapper division

Tina Harbuck
The Destin Log
The Destin Log

Nancy Zierenberg landed a 20.2-pound red snapper while fishing aboard the Big John with Capt. Todd Allen to take over the top spot in the Ladies Division of the Summer Slam Tournament at the Boathouse Oyster Bar on the Destin harbor.

The Big John also leads the overall Red Snapper Division with a 26 pounder. Plus the crew aboard the Big John took over the Pounders Division with 161.6-pounds of fish weighed thus far in the tournament. The Pounders Division is an aggregate of all fish weighed.

Capt. Cliff Cox and the crew aboard the Sweet Jody topped the Grouper Division with a 26.3 pounder. This was also the largest fish for week one, with the winner taking home a Crackings gift card and bottle of champagne.

The Suzie Q with Capt. Casey Godwin still leads the Ladies Division in grouper with a 14.2 pounder.

Weigh-ins are daily from 11a.m. to 7 p.m. through Aug. 9 at the Boathouse Oyster Bar on Destin harbor.