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"More Pictures" | OIFC 1- 36' | 10/26/09
 


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"More Pictures" | OIFC 1- 36' | 10/26/09
 


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"Fall Brawl King Classic- FINAL RESULTS" | OIFC 1- 36' | 10/25/09
 

Congratulatins Mark and Billy Emmart- Moon Doggie- 41 pounder- 1st place

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"Fall Brawl report" | OIFC 1- 36' | 10/24/09
 

Standings after Saturday- 17 out of 170 boats fished:

 STANDINGS AFTER SATURDAY:

1- STEEL FISHING- RANDY SPAINHOUR- 35.25

2- EASY TIMES- CHARLIE WILSON- 22.50

3- FREESTYLE- ROBERT FREE- 20.05

4- 2ND MORTGAGE- MIKE MCDUFFIE- 17.60

5- EAST COAST SPORTS- RANDAL EDENS- 14.65

6- DADDY'S ADDICTION- JEFFREY SRONCE- 14.60

7- EVOLUTION- SCOTT HAMILTON- 14.60

8- REEL WEINER- THEODORE MERCER- 10.55

Word is the leader may have been caught at Lighthouse Rocks.  There were also two of these fish that I know of caught at Lockwood's Folly inlet.  The inlet bite is the best news as this proves there are Kings on the beach.  Regardless of how hard the North wind blows tomorrow, you can fish the inlet mouths in relative calm seas and catch fish.  Pogys were very plentiful today up and down the beach and lots of Blues as well.  The weather man really blew the call as seas were reported at 2-4 feet and very fishable- there was a pretty large southerly swell, so take notice when leaving the inlet in the morning- be careful.  My call is still Shallotte inlet.  Especially after reports of fish at Lockwood today.  Good luck and good fishing- see you at the scales tomorrow.


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"Bottom Fishing Regs" | OIFC 1- 36' | 10/24/09
 

Ran across this article in the Starnewsonline about proposed regulations on certain bottom fish.  Thought ya'll would be interested.
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"Fall Brawl This Weekend" | OIFC 1- 36' | 10/23/09
 

The show is on-- weather looks pretty bad on Saturday and fair on Sunday- I know its not the perfect flat seas we always hope for, but Sunday is certainly forecast to be fishable at 2-4 foot seas and thus the show will go on-- there will be fish caught and there will be a winner.  Hope to see everyone this PM at the capt. dinner and meeting and spot races -- Current marine forecast:

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
925 AM EDT FRI OCT 23 2009
SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ252-232115-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
925 AM EDT FRI OCT 23 2009

REST OF TODAY
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.

SAT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
ISOLATED TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...BECOMING W
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED TSTMS. SHOWERS LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.

SUN
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 3 FT NEAR
SHORE. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.


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"Fall Brawl update" | OIFC 1- 36' | 10/23/09
 

about to have Capt. Meeting- most choosing to fish Sunday- 140 boats so far- more still entering
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"Fall Brawl Report" | OIFC World Cat / Carolina Cat | 10/23/09
 

167 boats entered in tournament thus far- registration open on-line until 11:59pm.  Most boats choosing to fish on Sunday.  Thanks to all for participating and good luck- be safe.
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"Rodeo Update" | OIFC 1- 36' | 10/22/09
 

There's been a couple of changes in the OIFC Rodeo in the past couple of days.  Cane Faircloth has taken the lead in the King Division with a 37.6 lb fish he caught on 10-20.  This pushes Neal Loman to 2nd,  Jeff Beck to 3rd and knocks Jay Bucklen off the board.  Tripp Hooks took 2nd in the Spanish Division with a 5.8 lb Spanish he caught on 10-2.  This pushes Austin Aycock to 3rd and knocks Jeff Beck off the board.  Finally, Bryan Aycock weighed a 4.2 lb Sea Bass putting him in 1st place, moving Jimmy Lee Williams to 2nd, and Rube McMullan to 3rd. 

That's a fair amount of movement in the course of a couple of weeks after a quiet summer as it relates to the Rodeo.  Fall fishing is in full swing, get in the Rodeo, and if you are be sure to let the Fall Brawl Weigh Master know when you weigh in.


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"Baltimore Fishing Club" | OIFC World Cat / Carolina Cat | 10/22/09
 

The Baltimore Fishing Club has fished with the OIFC the past two days.  This is a group of gentlemen who enjoy themselves by fishing worldwide.  The Club is made up of Joe Fontaine, Ken Cunningham, Arthur "Otts" Nash, Renfro Carter, Joe Cook, Thomas Cooper and "Big Fish" Cal Fleming.

The group fished with Captain Brant yesterday.  They found pogies down by Myrtle Beach and caught kings at the Hammer.  Captain Barrett and Rube also caught kings at the Hammer.  This is an area which should surely be given serious consideration for the Fall Brawl.  However, be reminded that several Fall Brawl winning kings have come from around the Shallotte Inlet sea buoy.

Today, the Baltimore Fishing Club joined Captain Chris Dew and 1st Mate Steele Parks for a day of bottom fishing aboard the Carolina Cat.  They used cigar minnows, pin fish and squid as they landed several grouper, snapper, vermilion snapper,trigger fish, sea bass and AJ's in 85-100 ft of water.  During their day of fighting bottom fish they broke several grouper leaders and snapped two rods.  There was some serious fishing going on with this crew.

Thanks to The Baltimore Fishing Club for choosing the OIFC to fish with and hurry back!


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"Fall Brawl report" | OIFC World Cat / Carolina Cat | 10/21/09
 

WEATHER:  forecast as shown by NOAA right now:

SAT
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

SAT NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...BECOMING W
AROUND 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4
FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

SUN
N WINDS AROUND 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

It is absolutely beautiful all this week, but go figure, a front pushes through on Saturday.  The forecast has been changing daily, but this report is actually pretty good and I'd take it any day.  The tournament is on schedule and looking good.

FISHING:  Pogys have gotten pretty tough to get as the beach water temperatures have fallen into the high 60's.  The hot hole area and Myrtle Beach have been good places to get bait this week.  However, we've been catching a ton of Kings this week in dead Cigar Minnows and also, most of the fishing spots have live Cigars to jig as well.  We weighed a 37 pounder from Lighthouse Rocks yesterday and the bite has been red hot at the Shark Hole and Jungle- biggest I've seen from these spots was low 30's.  Look for the 390/390 to be good and I'd say there's a great chance that the ledges off Shallotte inlet might produce the winner- lots of bait in this area.  Stay tuned.


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"Lobster on menu" | Real-Time Update | 10/20/09
 

Nice day on the water. Or should i say in the water.
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"Fish and Dive" | OIFC 1- 36' | 10/20/09
 

Today, the OIFC landed bottom fish by hook and line as well as by spear gun.  To begin with,  pogies were thick from the Shallotte inlet to the Lockwood Folly Inlet.  The issue is that they have assumed their winter position in 20-25 feet of water.  They will be tough to catch and impossible to get if you don't have a cast net suited for the job.

Captain Chris Dew had a productive charter today and landed several grouper and snapper.

Captains Amy, Brant, Barrett and Chris Eckert went on a diving mission today also.  The seas were a little rough this morning, but flattened by afternoon.  The ocean temperature ran from 72 to 75 degrees and the water was not in the least dirty.  The crew dove in areas of 100 ft deep and 85 ft. deep and were rewarded with several lobsters and a hog nosed snapper.  While in the 85 ft range several kings were seen skying while attacking bonitos..

There were also several radio reports of excellent king catches throughout the area.  You may notice I've not given specific locations.  With the Fall Brawl this weekend, anglers are holding this information close to their chest and have not given me permission to disclose their spots.  Suffice it to say, the kings, just like the bait are here.


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"Grouper" | OIFC World Cat / Carolina Cat | 10/19/09
 

The most asked question today at the OIFC was "where's the bait"?  Captain Chris Dew found it......between the Holden Beach Pier and the Lockwood Folly Inlet in about 30 ft of water.  He also found a good deal of Spanish there too.  Then the group from Charlotte, Tony Blanton, Jimmy Lewis, Drew Dickson, Robert Callahan and Rusty Caton headed to water 65 ft. deep.  There they jigged with Shimano Butterfly jigs and pogies.  The result was several groupers including these caught by Drew, Robert, and Rusty in the pictures.

Also on the 16th Captain Barrett caught two grouper weighing 17.6 and 12.9 lbs.

Last, but surely not least...I humbly apologize to Miss Caroline McMullan for misspelling her name in an earlier report...I'll probably do it again, and I hope an apology will work..(lol).


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