2016 STAR Leaderboard
Final Results

All prizes were awarded at the STAR Awards Banquet on October 20, 2016, in Baton Rouge

Speckled Trout EAST
The winner of the speckled trout east division wins an 1810 Sport Nautic Star with 90hp Mercury Four-Stroke. Each second place wins: $2,500, each third place wins $1,000. Sponsored by: Nautic Star.

1.Timothy O’Brien
7.0 lbs
Venice Marina
2.Olivia Sexton
6.88 lbs
Port Eads
3.Timothy Kehoe
6.40 lbs
Venice Marina

Speckled Trout SOUTHEAST
The winner of the speckled trout east division wins an 1810 Sport Nautic Star with 90hp Mercury Four-Stroke. Each second place wins: $2,500, each third place wins $1,000. Sponsored by: Nautic Star.

1.Joann Vidrine
6.80 lbs
Bridge Side Marina
2.Jordan Babin
6.41 lbs
Port Fourchon Marina
3.Shawn Bailey
6.02 lbs
Four Point Marina

Speckled Trout SOUTHWEST
The winner of the speckled trout east division wins an 1810 Sport Nautic Star with 90hp Mercury Four-Stroke. Each second place wins: $2,500, each third place wins $1,000. Sponsored by: Nautic Star.

1.Jordan Morgan
5.65 lbs
Dago’s
2.Donnovon Bordelon
4.58 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart
3.Randy Sexton
4.25 lbs
Gulfway

Speckled Trout WEST
The winner of the speckled trout east division wins an 1810 Sport Nautic Star with 90hp Mercury Four-Stroke. Each second place wins: $2,500, each third place wins $1,000. Sponsored by: Nautic Star.

1.Michael Summers
7.84 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart
2.John Bel
7.29 lbs
West Marine
3.Patrick Becker
7.18 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart

Flounder
Winner receives a 16’ Weldbilt with a 40hp Mercury Four-Stroke. Sponsored by: Bomber.

1.Kyle Krienke
5.22 lbs
Calcasieu Point
2.Brett Bares
4.94 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart
3.Bo Evans
4.78 lbs
Dago’s

Mangrove Snapper
Winner receives a $5,000 Offshore Tackle Package. Sponsored by Otto Candies L.L.C.

1.Treg Broussard
12.85 lbs
Don’s Boat Landing
2.Jeff Jeter
12.60 lbs
Venice Marina
3.Johnny Luneau Jr.
12.28 lbs
Port Fourchon Marina

Cobia
Winner receives a $5,000 Offshore Tackle Package. Sponsored by K2 Coolers

1.Eric Valenciano
79.40 lbs
Sand Dollar Marina
2.Elizabeth Shephard
69.50 lbs
Tradewinds Marina
3.Hunter Andras
69.23 lbs
Port Fourchon Marina

Dorado
Winner receives a $5,000 Offshore Tackle Package. Sponsored by: Whitney Bank.

1.Lane Toups
27.58 lbs
Bridge Side Marina
2.Vinh Nguyen
24.34 lbs
Bridge Side Marina

Red Snapper
Winner receives a $5,000 Offshore Tackle Package. Sponsored by: Whitney Bank.

1.Dustin Delahoussaye
27.95 lbs
Venice Marina
2.Jonathan Linton
27.58 lbs
Rigolets Bait
3.Devin Andras
22.82 lbs
Dago’s

Fly EAST
Winner receives a $1,500 Academy Sports + Outdoors Gift Card. Sponsored by Costa.

1.Victor Tedesco III
2.46 lbs
Sand Dollar Marina
2.Victor Tedesco III
2.40 lbs
Sand Dollar Marina
3.Stephen Scardina
2.25 lbs
Eschete’s

Fly WEST
Winner receives a $1,500 Academy Sports + Outdoors Gift Card. Sponsored by Costa.

1.Alan Logan
2.50 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart
2.Alan Logan
2.31 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart
3.Garrett Breard
2.30 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart

Ladies’ Only Speckled Trout – WEST
Winner receives a $2,500 Travel Voucher. Sponsored by Atchafalaya Crawfish Processing

1.Victoria Lanthier
6.24 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart
2.Melissa R Valois
5.14 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart
3.Jennifer McQueen
5.09 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart

Ladies’ Only Speckled Trout – EAST
Winner receives a $2,500 Travel Voucher. Sponsored by Atchafalaya Crawfish Processing

1.Olivia Sexton
5.50 lbs
Port Eads*
1.Tiffany Richard
4.76 lbs
Bridgeside**
2.SE Betsy Burk
4.54 lbs
Rigolets

*According to rule 17 of the CCA STAR rules no angler may win more than one prize per year.
** Tiffany Richard is the winner of ladies east division

Kayak EAST
Winner receives a Hobie Quest. Sponsored by Hobie Fishing.

1.Chris Suchand
4.29 lbs
Rigolets
2.Chris Suchand
2.75 lbs
Rigolets
3.Jeff Kreller
1.66 lbs
Bayou Adventure

Kayak SOUTHEAST
Winner receives a Hobie Quest. Sponsored by Hobie Fishing.

1.Tyler Drude
4.04 lbs
Eschete’s Seafood
2.Clayton Shilling
3.92 lbs
Bridge Side Marina
3.Devon Beltz
3.82 lbs
Port Fourchon Marina

Kayak SOUTHWEST
Winner receives a Hobie Quest. Sponsored by Hobie Fishing.

1.John Beslin
1.60 lbs
Gulfway
2.Jeff Robinson
1.50 lbs
Gulfway
3.John Beslin
1.35 lbs
Gulfway

Kayak WEST
Winner receives a Hobie Quest. Sponsored by Hobie Fishing.

1.Wayne Lobb
6.59 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart
2.John Pitre
5.14 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart
3.Greg Musselwhite
4.51 lbs
Calcasieu Point

Sheepshead EAST
Winner receives a $1,500 Academy Sports + Outdoors gift card.

1.Clifford Watts
9.20 lbs
Rigolets
2.Jimmy Palmes
9.10 lbs
SeaBrook Harbor
3.Sam McCarroll
8.93 lbs
Rigolets

Sheepshead WEST
Winner receives a $1,500 Academy Sports + Outdoors gift card.

1.Dale Marks
6.71 lbs
Calcasieu Point
2.John Majors IV
6.04 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart
3.Drake Mays
5.52 lbs
Calcasieu Point

Youth Division TROUT/FLOUNDER
Winners will receive 14’ Weldbilt boat with a 15hp Mercury motors and McClain trailers. Sponsored by Academy Sports + Outdoors.

Youth Division East – Ben James

Youth Division Southeast – William Streva

Youth Division Southwest – Benjamin Schwing

Youth Division West – Tate Fills

LOUISIANA DIVISION – TAGGED REDFISH
The first registered entrant to catch a tagged redfish wins a 2016 Chevrolet Silverado. The next nine registered entrants to catch a tagged redfish wins a 2110 Sport Nautic Star with 150 hp Mercury Four-Stroke. Sponsored by: Super Chevy Dealers of Baton Rouge, Acadiana and New Orleans and Nautic Star.

LOUISIANA DIVISION – TAGGED SPECKLED TROUT
The first four tagged speckled trout caught wins: $2,500 tackle package. Sponsored by: Super Chevy Dealers of Baton Rouge, Acadiana and New Orleans. Since no tagged speckled trout were caught by registered anglers, prizes were awarded by random drawing on September 23, 2016

Randy Hovey of Covington

Taylor Joyce of Luling

Eugene Simpson of Grosse Tete

Diane Spikes of Lafayette

Calcasieu Calcutta
The winner of this division wins a $500 Academy Sports + Outdoors Gift Card.

1.Michael Fesco
7.40 lbs
Calcasieu Point
2.Brent Fesco
6.68 lbs
Calcasieu Point

Bank Fishing
Heaviest Overall Speckled Trout wins: 16’ Weldbilt with 40hp Mercury four-stroke. Sponsored by: Bent Marine

1.Michael Authement
5.80 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart
2.Dusty Brown
5.11 lbs
West Marine
3.C. Joey Carnahan
5.10 lbs
Cajun Fast Mart