1980-1984 Derby Winners List

From 1946 to 1984, with the exception of 1980, the fisherman catching the largest striped bass was the Grand prize winner.

* =Derby Record
# =Grand Prize Winner

Year Name Town Weight Photo
1981
Bass Richard Landon New Haven, CT 56.14
Bluefish Eric Pachico Vineyard Haven 20.1
Weakfish Dave Perry Sr. Attleboro, MA 14.19
Bonito Kib Bramhall West Tisbury 10.69
Little Tunny John Waters Hamilton, MA 13.37
1982
Bass Thomas Bassett Edgartown 46.77
Bluefish Jerry Morency S. Dartmouth, MA 18.32
Weakfish Leonard Reid West Tisbury 13.26
Bonito Dennis Santdas Falmouth, MA 9.43
Little Tunny Stan Popowitz Edgartown 14.25
1983
Bass Steve Morris Oak Bluffs 49.96
Bluefish David Walton New Bedford, MA 20.76
Weakfish Earl Stypulkowski Edgartown 14.16
Bonito Robin Hyde Chilmark 9.14
Little Tunny Charles Witham Jr. Gay Head 15.36
1984
Bass Jack Coutinho Vineyard Haven 48.75
Bluefish Stanley Tomkiewicz Achusnet, MA 20.5
Weakfish Bill Smith Pembroke, MA 13.55
Bonito Sean O'Conner Gay Head 9.80
Little Tunny Arthur Winters Edgartown 13.40