2018 STAR Leaderboard
Official Final Results

All prizes were awarded at theSTAR Awards Banquet on October 18, 2018, in Baton Rouge.

Speckled Trout EAST
The winner of the heaviest overall speckled trout wins a 2140 Sport Nautic Star with 150hp Mercury Four-Stroke. Next three heaviest fish, one per division, win: 1810 RG NauticStar with 90hp Mercury four-stroke. Each division second place wins: $2,500, each division third place wins $1,000. Sponsored by: Nautic Star.

1.Ed Sexton
6.82 lbs.
Port Fourchon Marina
2.Royden J. Lynch Jr.
6.60 lbs.
Venice Marina
3.Tony Bruce
6.10 lbs.
Port Fourchon Marina

Speckled Trout SOUTHEAST
The winner of the heaviest overall speckled trout wins an 2140 Sport Nautic Star with 150hp Mercury Four-Stroke. Next three heaviest fish, one per division, win: 1810 RG NauticStar with 90hp Mercury four-stroke. Each division second place wins: $2,500, each division third place wins $1,000. Sponsored by: Nautic Star.

1.Taylor Veazey
6.68 lbs
Sand Dollar Marina
2.Warren Steve Dufore
5.74 lbs.
Bridge Side Marina
3.Scott Michael Rauch
5.68 lbs.
Bridge Side Marina


Speckled Trout SOUTHWEST
The winner of the heaviest overall speckled trout wins a 2140 Sport Nautic Star with 150hp Mercury Four-Stroke. Next three heaviest fish, one per division, win: 1810 RG NauticStar with 90hp Mercury four-stroke. Each division second place wins: $2,500, each division third place wins $1,000. Sponsored by: Nautic Star.

1.Dave G. Broussard
6.15 lbs.
Don’s Boat Landing
2.Kenneth Laborde
4.12 lbs.
Dago’s
3.Harold Schoeffler Jr.
4.00 lbs.
Dago’s


Speckled Trout WEST
The winner of the heaviest overall speckled trout wins a 2140 Sport Nautic Star with 150hp Mercury Four-Stroke. Next three heaviest fish, one per division, win: 1810 RG NauticStar with 90hp Mercury four-stroke. Each division second place wins: $2,500, each division third place wins $1,000. Sponsored by: Nautic Star.

1.Mike Crisafulli
5.87 lbs.
Calcasieu Point Landing
2.Harry P. Jenkins
5.85 lbs.
Calcasieu Point Landing
3.Jarrod Jessop
5.84 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart

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

1.Joey Harris
6.50 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart
2.Joey Carnahan
5.42 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart
3.Joey Carnahan
4.58 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart

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

1.Aaron Breaux
11.74 lbs.
Bayou Adventure
2.Nicholas Berger
11.24 lbs.
Bridge Side Marina
3.Griff Whiteside
11.22 lbs.
Port Fourchon Marina

 

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

1.Travis Callais
56.70 lbs.
Port Fourchon Marina
2.Bruce J. White
53.76 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart
3.Joey Comeaux
52.05 lbs.
Maxie Pierce Grocery

 

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

1.Ross Sampey
42.98 lbs
Sand Dollar Marina
2.Donna Joffrion
25.10 lbs.
Cypress Cove Marina
3.Ross Sampey
21.24 lbs.
Sand Dollar Marina

 

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

1.Robert Garrison
29.00 lbs.
Venice Marina
2.Christopher Brady
25.58 lbs.
Sand Dollar Marina
3.Eliot Labbe
24.24 lbs.
Bridge Side Marina

 

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

1.Rudy Hall<
3.26 lbs.
Cypress Cove Marina
2.Rudy Hall
2.97 lbs.
Cypress Cove Marina
3.Roger del Rio
1.18 lbs.
Bridge Side Marina

 

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

1.Bruce White
4.14 lbs.
Calcasieu Point Landing
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Ladies’ Only Speckled Trout – EAST
Winner receives a $2,500 Travel Voucher. Sponsored by Atchafalaya Crawfish Processing

1.JoAnn Vidrine
5.24 lbs.
Bridge Side Marina
2.Martha Grunewald
4.75 lbs
Port Fourchon Marina
3.Julie Fox
4.48 lbs.
Tradewinds Marina

 

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

1.Leah Logan
4.08 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart
2.Leah Logan
4.06 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart
3.Nanette Hulin
3.98 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart

 

Kayak EAST
Winner recieves a Hobie Mirage Compass. Sponsored by Hobie Fishing.

1.Jared Heider
3.96 lbs
Hopedale Marina
2.Donald Gibert
1.99 lbs.
Hopedale Marina
3.Chris Suchand
1.01 lbs.
Rigolets Bait and Seafood

 

Kayak SOUTHEAST
Winner recieves a Hobie Mirage Compass. Sponsored by Hobie Fishing.

1.Jonathan Vannoy
5.63 lbs.
Port Fourchon Marina
2.Jonathan Vannoy
3.28 lbs.
Bridge Side Marina
3.David Torregrossa
3.24 lbs.
Gail’s Bait Shop

 

Kayak SOUTHWEST
Winner receives a Hobie Mirage Compass. Sponsored by Hobie Fishing.

1.Matthew J. Broussard
3.21 lbs.
Dago’s
2.Shane Johnson
2.76 lbs.
Dago’s
3.Scotty O. Broussard
2.72 lbs.
Dago’s

 

Kayak WEST
Winner receives a Hobie Mirage Compass. Sponsored by Hobie Fishing.

1.Eric Chavers
4.54 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart
2.Scott Bienvenu
3.73 lbs.
Calcasieu Point Landing
3.Wayne Lobb
3.70 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart

 

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

1.Angie Stewart
8.31 lbs.
Lake Catherine Island Marina
2.Andrew Roberts
7.98 lbs.
Sand Dollar Marina
3.Chas Champagne
7.96 lbs.
Rigolet’s Bait & Seafood

 

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

1.Tom Gurley
7.59 lbs
Calcasieu Point Landing
2.Steve Lewellan
6.80 lbs.
Joe’s Landing
3.Danny Lanza
5.87 lbs.
Calcasieu Point Landing

 

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

Drawing was held on September 2018.

Youth Division East: Marin Field

Youth Division Southeast: Ethan Frazier

Youth Division Southwest: Foster Searcy

Youth Division West: Cyrus Sloane Jr.

LOUISIANA DIVISION – TAGGED REDFISH
The first registered entrant to catch a tagged redfish wins a 2018 Chevrolet Silverado. 2nd – 5th entrants to catch a tagged redfish win 2140 Sport NauticStar with 150hp Mercury four-stroke. 6th-10th entrants to catch a tagged redfish win a 1754 GatorTail Extreme Series with 40hp EFI motor. Sponsored by: Super Chevy Dealers of Baton Rouge, Acadiana and New Orleans and GatorTail.

1.Bryan Dorsey
1.80 lbs.
Don’s Boat Landing
2018 Chevy Silverado
2.Gary Kinler
2.32 lbs.
Sand Dollar Marina
2140 Sport NauticStar
3.Ty Maverick Trosclair
4.03 lbs.
Pecan Island Food Store
2140 Sport NauticStar

 

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

1.Michael Fesco
4.46 lbs.
Calcasieu Point Landing
2.Jason Ellender
4.40 lbs.
Calcasieu Point Landing
3.Daniel Compagno
4.20 lbs.
Calcasieu Point Landing

 

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

1.Donald R. Davis
6.88 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart
2.Eric Chavers
5.39 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart
3.Donald R. Davis
4.87 lbs.
Cajun Fast Mart>