Kona Fishing for 4/20/2015


An 850-pound miracle marlin on Kona Concept, a broken hook on Night Runner and a 220-pound ahi on Malia Anne.  And those are just the start of a great week of interesting catches.


Beasts of the week (marlin weighing 500 pounds or more):

May 13: Blue marlin (850) Keith Bernier, Capt. Steve Tarbill, Kona Concept

Tag and Release

May 11: Spearfish (25 and 30) Elfriede Crawford, Capt. Al Gustavson, Topshape

May 12: Spearfish (35) Richard Ehrlich, Capt. Kenny Fogarty, Hula Girl

May 13: Blue marlin (50), spearfish (25) Elfriede Crawford, Capt. Kent Mongreig, Sea Wife II

May 13: Blue marlin (200) Louise Surnoskie, Capt. Joe Shoemaker, Fire Hatt

May 17: Blue marlin (500) Chad Hewitt, Capt. John Bagwell, Silky


May 10: Spearfish (35) Dave Walters. Capt. Chuck WIlson, Fire Hatt

May 10: Ono (6 fish to 40 pounds) Tom Stevenson, Capt. Neal Isaacs, Anxious

May 12: Ahi (105) Bob Stuckey, Capt. Bobby Cherry, Cherry Pit II

May 12: Blue marlin (119) Jim Longstreet, Capt. Howard Whitcomb, Intrepid

May 12: Ahi (104.5) Jon McPherson, Capt. McGrew Rice, Ihu Nui

May 12: Ahi (172.5) Bill Newman, Speared

May 13: Blue marlin (141) Peter Aquino, Capt. Chad Contessa, Bite Me I

May 15: Blue marlin (126) Christine Vandersnick, Capt. Howard Whitcomb, Intrepid

May 15: Ono (40) Peter Aston, Capt. McGrew Rice, Ihu Nui

May 16: Blue marlin (179.5) Melanie and Marcus Kelekoma, Kamakana

May 16: Ahi (220) Peter Amaral, (145.5) Jake Lindsay, Capt. Scott Mezera, Malia Anne

May 17: Ahi (104) Billy Kepoo Capt. Jim Coe, Bears Fun

May 17: Ahi (137.5), spearfish (30) Lee Douglas, Capt. Jeff Heintz, Linda Sue IV

May 17: Ono (45) Chad Hewitt, Capt. John Bagwell, Silky