Kona, HI – An impressive 953 lbs Blue Marlin for the Tara II. Capt. Scott Fuller at the helm and Brian Schumaker working the deck, the crew put the guys on the fish in 500 fathoms. The fight lasted approximately 40 minutes, but after 20 minutes of reviving, they could not get her to swim off. Fish hit a red vinyl Lunger on the long corner.
Kona Honorable Mention
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