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TEAM “CASH OUT” FROM BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA TAKES HEAVIEST WAHOO AT 47.6 POUNDS AT WAHOO SMACKDOWN V TOURNAMENT HOSTED BY BIMINI BIG GAME CLUB By John Bell Photos: Kent Krebeck

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ith 29 boats and over 200 anglers competing, Wahoo Smackdown V, hosted by the historic Bimini Big Game Club Resort & Marina, provided heavy action this past weekend. Taking home the first place trophy —an original painting by renowned marine artist Carey Chen— and a check for heaviest wahoo caught (47.6 pounds) was Team “Cash Out” captained by Jimmy Wickett from Broward County, Florida. Second place in the largest fish category was Team “Island Runner “skippered by Joe Slobodian from Jacksonville, Florida with a 46.1 pounder. Junior angler William Thomas,

14 of Orlando, caught the third-place fish, a 45.4-pounder aboard “Fishing A Loan.” Five heaviest fish taken over two days was Team “Fishing A Loan” from St. Augustine with a total 212 pounds. Tournament Director Chase Camacho paid more than $30,000 in cash and prizes were awarded for the two-day tournament. Anglers this past weekend were joined by artist Carey Chen, a respected world class fisherman, Tournament Grand Marshal, John Hemingway, a Montreal-based writer and grandson of author Ernest Hemingway, and Playboy Centerfold and Florida native Shawn Dillon.

Team “Cash Out” with winning heaviest wahoo (47.6 lbs) with tournament hostess Shawn Dillon

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