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STAR Prizes

Tournament participants may win only one prize in addition to winning in the Trash and Lionfish Divisions.

Time and date of catch will determine the prize winners in the iHeart Radio Tagged Redfish Division.

iHeart Radio Tagged Redfish Division

Eligibility: Any registered angler who is a current CCA member in good standing at the time of entering the competition and uses rod, reel, hook, and line to catch their competition entry. Two Youth anglers will win a boat, motor and trailer package.

Contender 22 Sport with Rolls Axle trailer powered by Yamaha

 

 

 

 

Pathfinder 2200TRS with Minn Kota trolling motor, Humminbird Solix & trailer powered by Yamaha

 

 

 

Hewes Redfisher with trailer powered by Yamaha

 

 

 

 

Carolina Skiff 21LS with trailer powered by Yamaha

 

 

 

 

The first two Youth angler winners will be awarded:
Salt Marsh Skiff 1656 tiler with Humminbird electronics, Minn Kota trolling motor, 40hp Yamaha motor & trailer.

 

 

 

Only the first six (6) STAR Tagged redfish recaptured by registered STAR anglers who are CCA members during 2020 competition dates and certified by the STAR Committee will be eligible for prizes. Four adult and two youth tagged redfish prizes to be awarded. Time and date of catch, verification of tagged redfish, membership and registration in STAR prior to landing tagged redfish and results of a polygraph will determine the prize winners in the iHeart Radio Tagged Redfish Division.

Tagged Dolphin Division 

First STAR registered angler who is a CCA member and catches a tagged dolphin wins $10,000 cash or scholarship.

Open Inshore Divisions

Salt Marsh Skiff By Ankona Boats Open Inshore Divisions

Eligibility: Any registered angler 18 years old and older (as of July 1, 2020) who is a current CCA member in good standing at the time of entering the competition and uses rod, reel, hook, and line to catch their tournament entry.

*Winners will be chosen by a drawing from Non-Tagged Redfish entries. Winner’s entry must be certified and authenticated by the Director or STAR Committee.

T-H Marine Non-Tagged Redfish Division

First Prize Drawing

Salt Marsh Skiff 1656 tiller Powered by a 40HP Yamaha with Atlas Jack Plate & Float On trailer

Second Prize Drawing

T-H Marine Supplies prize package includes Atlas Jack Plate total value $2,500

Third Prize Drawing

Power Tech Propeller $750 gift certificate & danco pliers

Fourth Prize Drawing

Bull Bay Rod & Florida Fishing Products Reel Combo with Rod Runner

Fifth Prize Drawing

T-H Marine Supplies $250 gift card & Throw Raft personal floatation device

Sixth Prize Drawing

$150 prize package includes Tackleweb & Thrash Can Bucket Topper & Luna Sea Cush-it

Winners will be chosen by a drawing from Non-Tagged Redfish entries. Winner’s entry must be certified and authenticated by the Director or STAR Committee.

Piranha Boatworks Snook Division*

First Prize Drawing

Piranha RASO 140  with 15hp Yamaha & trailer

Second Prize Drawing

8′ Power Pole Series II Shallow Water Anchor & danco pliers

Third Prize Drawing

Power Tech Propeller $750 gift certificate

Fourth Prize Drawing

Bull Bay Rod & Florida Fishing Products Reel Combo with Rod Runner

Fifth Prize Drawing

$250 gift card Throw Raft personal floatation device and Hydro Glow Dock Light

Sixth Prize Drawing

Prize package includes Tackleweb & Thrash Can Bucket Topper & Luna Sea Cush-it

*Winners will be chosen by a drawing from Non-Tagged Redfish entries. Winner’s entry must be certified and authenticated by the Director or STAR Committee.

Carolina Skiff Spotted Trout Division*

First Prize Drawing

Carolina Skiff 17LS with 90hp Yamaha with trailer

Second Prize Drawing

8′ Power Pole Series II Shallow Water Anchor & danco pliers

Third Prize Drawing

Power Tech Propeller $750 gift certificate

Fourth Prize Drawing

Bull Bay Rod & Florida Fishing Products Reel Combo with Rod Runner

Fifth Prize Drawing

$250 gift card & Throw Raft personal floatation device

Sixth Prize Drawing

Prize package includes Tackleweb & Thrash Can Bucket Topper & Luna Sea Cush-it

*Winners will be chosen by a drawing from Spotted Trout entries. Winner’s entry must be certified and authenticated by the Director or STAR Committee

Open Offshore Divisions

Engel Coolers Open Offshore Divisions

Eligibility: Any registered angler 18 years old and older (as of July 1, 2020) who is a current CCA member in good standing at the time of entering the competition and uses rod, reel, hook, and line to catch their competition entry.

danco sports Grouper Division*

First Prize Drawing

Yamaha 115HP with 240 qrt Engel Cooler & danco sports prize package

Second Prize Drawing

Humminbird Solix 12 MEGA SI & danco pliers

Third Prize Drawing

Manta Rack L2K Paddle Board Rack system & $250 Academy Sports + Outdoors gift card & danco pliers

Fourth Prize Drawing

Bull Bay Rod Reel Animals Signature Series 20# Medium Heavy Fast Action 7’6″ and Florida Fishing Products Reel & danco pliers

Fifth Prize Drawing

Reliable Fishing Bag & Throw Raft Survivor & danco pliers

Sixth Prize Drawing

Tackleweb & Thrash Can Bucket Topper, Luna Sea Cush-it & danco pliers

*Winners will be chosen by a drawing from all grouper entries. Winner’s entry must be certified and authenticated by the Director or STAR Committee.

Tigress Outriggers & Gear Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Division*

First Prize Drawing

Yamaha 115HP Outboard Motor plus Tigress Outriggers & Gear XD top mount & XD Carbon Fiber Outrigger package

Second Prize Drawing

Tigress Outriggers & Gear Lite Wind Kite package

Third Prize Drawing

Humminbird Helix 10 MEGA SI & danco pliers

Fourth Prize Drawing

Bull Bay Rod Reel Animals Signature Series 20# Medium Heavy Fast Action 7’6″ and Florida Fishing Products Reel & Rod Runner

Fifth Prize Drawing

Reliable Fishing Bag & Throw Raft Survivor

Sixth Prize Drawing

Prize package includes Ocean Tamer Bean Bag , Tackleweb & Thrash Can Bucket Topper & Luna Sea Cush-it

*Winners will be chosen by a drawing from Dolphin entries. Winner’s entry must be certified and authenticated by the Director or STAR Committee

Cannon Kingfish Division*

First Prize Drawing

Cannon Uni-Troll 10 STX-TS, Salt Marsh Skiff Savanna with 9 HP Yamaha & Tigress Outrigger & Gear XD p Mount System

Second Prize Drawing

Cannon Uni-Troll 10 STX-TS & Tigress Outriggers Lite Wind Kite Prize Package

Third Prize Drawing

Cannon Optimum Electric Downrigger

Fourth Prize Drawing

Bull Bay Rod Reel Animals Signature Series 20# Medium Heavy Fast Action 7’6″ and Florida Fishing Products Reel plus Rod Runner

Fifth Prize Drawing

Reliable Fishing Bag & Throw Raft Survivor

Sixth Prize Drawing

Prize package includes Hydro Glow Deepwater fishing light & Tackleweb & Thrash Can Bucket Topper & Luna Sea Cush-

*Winners will be chosen by a drawing from Kingfish entries. Winner’s entry must be certified and authenticated by the Director or STAR Committee.

Tarpon Division

Humminbird Tarpon Division

First Prize Drawing

$10,000 Prize package which includes a Humminbird SOLIX 12 MEGA SI and MinnKota Riptide Terrova, and other great prizes

Ladies Division

Body Glove Ladies Division

Eligibility: Any registered female angler 18 years old and older (as of July 1, 2020) who is a current CCA member in good standing at the time of entering the competition, and uses rod, reel, hook, and line to catch their competition entry. Eligible species are Spotted Trout, Snook, Non-tagged Redfish, Tarpon, Dolphin, Kingfish and Grouper.

First Prize Drawing

Body Glove Inflatable Paddleboard

Second Prize Drawing

Body Glove Inflatable Kayak

Third Prize Drawing

Anisa Stewart Design $250 jewelry gift certificate & Knotty Tails prize package

Fourth Prize Drawing

$250 gift card & danco pliers

Fifth Prize Drawing

Live Target prize package, Luna Sea Cush-It, Thrash Can Bucket Topper

Sixth Prize Drawing

Prize package includes Throw Raft personal floatation device, Tacklewebs, Thrash Can Bucket Topper

Youth Scholarship Division

Youth Scholarship Division presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors

Eligibility: Any registered angler 6 through 17 years of age (as of July 1, 2020) who is a current CCA New Tide member in good standing at the time of entering the competition, and uses rod, reel, hook, and line to catch their competition entry. If a New Tide member turns 18 years of age during official competition dates, they are still only eligible for the New Tide Scholarship Division. Scholarship prizes not won in the STAR-tagged redfish division will be chosen by drawing from all verified entries in the Youth Scholarship Division. Eligible species are Spotted Trout, Snook, STAR Tagged redfish, Non-Tagged Redfish, Dolphin, Kingfish, Grouper, Sheepshead, Snapper, Ladyfish, and Jack Crevalle. There will be five (5) Honorable mention youth anglers that will receive $250 gift cards from Academy Sports + Outdoors and AFTCO.

First Prize Drawing

Approximately $25,000 Scholarship

Second Prize Drawing

Approximately $25,000 Scholarship

Third-Twelfth Prize Drawing

10 Scholarships, each approximately $5,000

Fly Division

Traeger Grills Fly Division

Eligibility: Any registered angler 18 years old and older (as of July 1, 2020) who is a current CCA member in good standing at the time of entering the competition and uses a traditional, onehanded fly rod and reel, loaded with fly-line and backing, leader, and shock tippet material to catch their competition entry. The tippet shall be a minimum of 15 inches long with a maximum breaking strength of 20 pound test. Eligible species are Spotted Trout, Snook, Non-tagged Redfish, Tarpon, Dolphin, Kingfish and Grouper.

First Prize Drawing

Traeger Grill prize package Ironwood 880 with pellets & Traeger rubs

Second Prize Drawing

Native Watercraft Stingray 11.5 Kayak

Third Prize Drawing

Power Pole Micro Shallow Water Anchor

Fourth Prize Drawing

Traeger Grill Ranger portable grill

Fifth Prize Drawing

Papa’s Pilar gift package with specialty bottles

Sixth Prize Drawing

Academy Sports + Outdoors $150 gift card

Kayak Division

Native Watercraft Kayak Division

Eligibility: Any registered angler 18 years old and older (as of July 1, 2020) who is a current CCA member in good standing at the time of entering the competition and who fishes from a non-motorized Kayak, canoe, or any other qualifying self-propelled vessel, and uses rod, reel, hook and line to catch their competition entry. Eligible species are Spotted Trout, Snook, Non-tagged Redfish, Tarpon, Dolphin, Kingfish and Grouper.

First Prize Drawing

NATIVE WATERCRAFT Slayer Propel PDL 12.5 MAX with pedal console

Second Prize Drawing

Humminbird Helix 7

Third Prize Drawing

$250 gift card & danco pliers

Fourth Prize Drawing

AFTCO package with Tacklewebs & Thrash Can Bucket Topper

Fifth Prize Drawing

$200 Academy gift card

Sixth Prize Drawing

danco pliers prize package

Guides Division

Yamaha Guides Division

Eligibility: Guides and captains will be able to participate only in the guides division.

They must be fishing on their own time and cannot have a charter for hire.

This division allows captain or guide to enter either a tagged redfish or tagged dolphin.

Three prizes are available to captain or guide who is a CCA member and registered for STAR and catches either a tagged redfish or dolphin.

First tagged fish

caught by a captain or guide wins a 150hp Yamaha

Second tagged fish

caught by a captain or guide wins $5,000 prize package

Third tagged fish

caught by a captain or guide wins $2,500 prize package

Conservation Division

Power Pole Conservation Division

Eligibility: Any registered angler who is a current CCA member in good standing at the time of entering the competition is eligible to fish in the Conservation Division. Eligible species are any species of fish caught by registered STAR anglers within STAR boundaries. Winners will be determined by a drawing.

First Place Drawing

Power Pole 8ft Shallow Water Anchor

Second Place Drawing

Kahuna Side Kick Fishing Wagon

Third Place

Power Pole Micro Shallow Water Anchor

Trash Division

Costa Kick Plastic Trash Division Presented By Papa’s Pilar

Eligibility: Any registered angler who is a current CCA member in good standing at the time of entering the competition is eligible to participate in the Trash Division. To be eligible registered STAR anglers must submit a minimum 5 gallon bucket full of garbage. This garbage must have been gathered while fishing on the water. The winners will be determined by a drawing. 

First Prize Drawing

Papa’s Pilar Distillery Tour for 4 with 3 days and two nights in Key West Florida with rum samples, accommodations and $250 Costa sunglasses gift card & swag included

Second Prize Drawing

Kahuna Wagons Big Kahuna Beach Wagon & $250 Costa sunglasses gift card with Thrash Can Bucket Topper

Third Prize Drawing

$125 Academy Sports + Outdoors gift card & $250 Costa Sunglasses gift card

Most Buckets Gathered

$250 Academy Sports + Outdoors gift card & $250 Costa Sunglasses gift card

Thrash Can Bucket STAR photo

$500 winner drawn from photos submitted with Trash Can Bucket Topper on bucket of trash submissions

Tacklewebs Fun Fishing Photo Competition

$500 winner drawn from photos submitted with  Tacklewebs product displayed in photo

Lionfish Division

Tomo Lionfish Division

All registered STAR participants are eligible to participate in the Lionfish Division. Winners of the Lionfish Division may win in one other Division in STAR. More than one Lionfish may be photographed together with the West Marine official STAR measuring device in one photo with each fish clearly displayed in order to confirm catch number entered. All Lionfish entered in STAR must be harvested. Lionfish entries can be caught on any hook and line rod and reel combination, snagged, netted, gigged, or speared. Any type of spearing device is allowed in this division. Please note that Lionfish can be dangerous. Use precautions when spearing and handling.

First Place for Most Fish Harvested

TOMO Double Barrel Speargun

Second Place for Most Fish Harvested

T-H Marine $500 gift card

Third Place for Most Fish Harvested

AFTCO $250 gift card & West Marine $150 gift card