2023 Club Records

These are the current standings for the club’s 2023 records. At the conclusion of the year, each person listed receives an awards at the club’s annual awards banquet. A select few get their names etched into history and receive a coveted Perennial Trophy. Club members can submit a fish here.

Halibut

Name: Josh Gieschen
Witness: Graham Ross
Date: 04/02/2023
Location: La Jolla
Weight: 14.4 lbs

Sheepshead

Name: Chris Debeer
Witness: Dave Clutts
Date: 04/08/2023
Location: San Diego
Weight: 23 lbs

White Sea Bass (IC)

Name: Mike Feldman
Witness: Seamus Callaghan
Date: 04/22/2023
Location: Catalina
Weight: 65.0 lbs

Pacific Barracuda

Name: Al Hansen
Witness: Katie Hansen
Date: 04/26/2023
Location: Cabo
Weight: 16.48 lbs

Amberjack

Name: Bill Bender
Witness: Al Hansen
Date: 05/03/2023
Location: Baja
Weight: 61.66 lbs

Gulf Grouper

Name: Leonardo Yabu
Witness: Ben Yute
Date: 06/24/2023
Location: Baja
Weight: 85.49 lbs

Wahoo

Name: Andy Smith
Witness: Bill Bender
Date: 11/06/2023
Location: Baja
Weight: 88.9 lbs

Yellowtail (IC)

Name: Ryan Tracey
Witness: Jonathan Luevanos
Date: 08/08/2023
Location: San Diego Offshore
Weight: 40.0 lbs

Dorado (IC)

Name: Matt Henriques
Witness: Nick Gergen
Date: 08/8/2023
Location: San Diego
Weight: 13.02 lbs

Calico Bass (IC)

Name: Leonardo Yabu
Witness: Melanie van de Water
Date: 07/24/2023
Location: San Diego
Weight: 9.14 lbs

Calico Bass (OC)

Name: Stan Oros
Witness: Bill Corn
Date: 09/22/2023
Location: Coronado Islands
Weight: 10.12 lbs

Yellowfin Tuna (IC)

Name: Dave Rechel
Witness: Nick Pignataro
Date: 08/19/2023
Location: San Diego Offshore
Weight: 27.3 lbs. Gutted

Yellowtail (OC)

Name: Al Hansen
Witness: Kevin Hansen
Date: 09/07/2023
Location: Cedros Island
Weight: 41 lbs.

Broomtail Grouper (Pole Spear)

Name: Brandon Zeek
Witness: Barton Prideaux
Date: 10/27/2023
Location: Baja
Weight: 19.8 lbs.

Cabrilla

Name: Benjamin Yute
Witness: Leonardo Yabu
Date: 10/05/2023
Location: Baja
Weight: 18.94 lbs.

Pargo Amarillo

Name: Jeff Chisdak
Witness: Leonardo Yabu
Date: 10/05/2023
Location: Baja
Weight: 6.27 lbs.

Rooster Fish

Name: Jeff Chisdak
Witness: Benjamin Yute
Date: 10/05/2023
Location: Baja
Weight: 43.89 lbs.

Lingcod

Name: David Clutts
Witness: Robin Hie
Date: 10/08/2023
Location: Sonoma
Weight: 18.1 lbs.

Spiny Lobster

Name: Bret Whitman
Witness: Moke Lopez
Date: 10/13/2023
Location: San Diego
Weight: 9.9 lbs.

Broomtail Grouper

Name: Barton Prideaux
Witness: Brandon Zeek
Date: 10/27/2023
Location: Baja
Weight: 54.98 lbs.

Dorado (OC)

Name: Dave Rechel
Witness: Lance Morrison
Date: 12/12/2023
Location: Baja
Weight: 30.2 lbs.

Peacock Grouper

Name: Josh Gieschen
Witness: Lily Gieschen
Date: 12/30/2023
Location: Kihei, Maui
Weight: 2.65 lbs.