Sixteen billfish caught during 2013 Texas Women Anglers Tournament

aacwildcatbThe 2013 Texas Women Anglers Tournament was held this past weekend in Port Aransas.

A total of 64 boasts competed for a total payout of $467,117.

Sixteen total billfish were brought to the scales — 6 blue marlin, 4 white marlin and 6 sailfish.

The Wildcatter took top honors in the blue marlin category, boating and releasing two fish caught by San Antonio anglers Peggy Hughes and Elizabeth Hughes.

Final results are below:

Blue Marlin:

1st Place – Wildcatter, 2 releases

Peggy Hughes & Elizabeth Hughes — San Antonio

 2nd Place — Door Prize, 1 release

Gloria Dilley

White Marlin:

1st Place — Hook N Bull, 2 releases

Christina Harris & Sally Hill

2nd Place — Adios Hoo Haws, 1 release

Heather Thomas


1st Place — Relax, 2 releases

Cathy DeBerry & Kim Powers

2nd Place — Mojo, 1 release

Lindsey White


1st Place — Cheri Whitlock – Relax, 35.30 lbs

2nd Place — Brook Myrick – High Maintenance, 30.90 lbs


1st Place — Cristy Clark – Bill Stalker, 113 lbs

2nd Place — Robyn Roberts – No Compromise, 82 lbs


1st Place — Georgiana Fox – No Compromise, 31 lbs

2nd Place — Ping Aplin – Challenger, 28.80 lbs