Angling Achievements

2007~Ranked 3rd Top Female World Record Angler
2007~Ginny Sherwood Trophy and Ann C. Kunkel Newcomer Award, IWFA
2007~Awarded two IWFA Records: Spadefish and Tautog
2007~Level V Master Angler, State of Virginia (held by only 2 anglers)
2007~Earned 125th Trophy Citation
2007~Award for Largest Bluefish, State of Virginia 21lbs, 5oz
2006~Awarded Top Trophy, International Women’s Fishing Association
2004~2007 Appears in many Fishing Industry Advertisements
2006~Co-hosted filmed fishing production, Angling Productions, features
Striped Marlin fishing in the Galapagos Islands.
2007~World Record, Blueline Tilefish, All tackle
2007~World Record, Atlantic Spadefish, Women’s 8-pound line class
2007~World Record, Atlantic Spadefish, Women’s 12-pound line class
2007~ World Record, Tautog, Women’s 8-pound test line class
2007~ World Record, Tautog, Women’s 12-pound test line class
2006~World Record, Black Sea Bass, Women’s 16-pound line class
2005~World Record, Atlantic Spadefish, Women’s 20-pound line class
2004-present~Appeared on cover of the Chesapeake Angler, Sportsman’s Magazine, Fisherman Magazine, and Angler of Hampton Roads Magazine
1996-present~Subject of many newspaper and magazine articles: Virginian
Pilot, Hampton Daily Press, Pickett News, Richmond Times, Washington Times, the Fisherman Magazine, Sportsman’s Magazine, The Saltwater Sportsman, International Angler, Proptalk Magazine, and Tide Magazine
2004~2007 Top Saltwater Angler, State of Virginia
2004~Largest Tautog ever landed by a female (22 pounds, 9 ounces)
2002~Prestigeous Virginia Tarpon Citation
1996~First Female to Earn “Expert Angler,” State of Virginia
1996-2007~Achieved “Expert Angler” yearly