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37th Anniversary U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament

October 1st, 2nd and 3rd at Southport Marina SOUTHPORT, NC Aug. 13, 2015 – The 37th Annual U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament is right around the corner. This year’s tournament will be October 1-3rd at the Southport Marina. The U.S. Open is one of the largest king mackerel tournaments on […]


US Open King Mackerel Tournament October 2nd – 4th, 2014

36th Anniversary U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament October 2nd , 3rd  and 4th  at Southport Marina   SOUTHPORT, NC August 7, 2014 – Thirty-six years ago a group of forty community leaders met and decided that they needed an event to showcase the great fall fishing Southport-Oak Island area has […]


Del Brown Invitational Permit Won By Hardy Pro Angler Nathaniel Linville

Hardy Proaxis-X Plays Major Role COLUMBIA, SC July 24, 2014 – Nathaniel Linville was named Grand Champion at the 2014 Del Brown Invitational Permit Tournament in Key West, Florida. Linville, with Captain Aaron Snell, caught and released five permit during the three-day tourney. There were fifteen permit caught and released […]


34th Anniversary U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament

October 3rd , 4th  and 5th  at Southport Marina SOUTHPORT, NC August 15, 2013 Thirty-four years ago a group of forty community leaders met and decided that they needed an event to showcase the great fall fishing Southport-Oak Island area has to offer. Those community leaders signing a promissory note […]


3rd Annual Cape Fear Flounder Classic Results

Southport, NC —   Second Cast took home top prize in the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce’s 3rd Annual Cape Fear Flounder Classic with a 10.10 pound flounder.   Captain Tim Lee from Fayetteville, NC and his crew Yogie Martin, Mike Clark and John Balentine enthusiastically accepted their winning of $3,036 […]


3rd Annual Cape Fear Flounder Classic – July 28th

Southport-Oak Island, NC — The 3rd Annual Cape Fear Flounder Classic will be held at the Southport Marina on Saturday, July 28th . This event is being organized as a fundraiser for the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce. Following the prize structure of the Chamber’s very popular U.S. Open […]


Get Ready for Big Rock!

Friday, June 8th: -Registration for KWLA ladies tourney and BIG ROCK -Lady Angler reception at Crystal Coast Convention Center Saturday June 9th: -Registration for BIG ROCK -Sponsor’s Reception and Captain’s Party, Crystal Coast Convention Center Sunday June 10th: -Good day for photos and interviews in Morehead and Beaufort at town […]


Swansboro Rotary Club Memorial Day Bluewater Fishing Tournament has been Extended

Swansboro, NC – Because offshore weather is expected to be poor on Saturday, the annual Swansboro Rotary Club Memorial Day Bluewater Fishing Tournament has been extended from a two-day to a three-day/captain’s choice tournament. Captains can choose to fish any two days on May 26, 27 or 28. Awards will […]