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START 1) 45.60 - Clearly Hooked     2) 44.00 - Team Grip Flip     3) 43.05 - Fish Hard Gear     4) 43.00 - Outta Line     5) 42.10 - Reel Methods     6) 41.05 - Open Wide     7) 39.45 - Shockwave     8) 39.35 - Beeracuda     9) 37.80 - Conference Call     10) 37.30 - Wilm Auto/King Hunter     11) 37.10 - Karma Bites     12) 36.85 - Four Sons     13) 36.20 - Lil John/Reel em up     14) 36.00 - Sea P.A.     15) 35.50 - OIFC     16) 35.15 - O D Bank     17) 34.80 - Max'd Out     18) 34.55 - On Point     19) 34.35 - King Carnivore     20) 34.35 - All In/AM    FINISH

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"day off" | It Works- 27' | 10/16/07
 

The OIFC store was extremely busy this past weekend. Don and I were earning our keep helping out the SKA Rumble in the Jungle particapants with bait, tackle and respooling reels as well as assisting our regular anglers. Also with the beautiful fall like weather we had a great deal of tourist business. Thanks to all the customers who shop with us. The OIFC store has a lot to offer. Captain Lyndon of the It Works, felt sorry for Don and me so he took us king mackeral fishing Monday. As we pulled ino the Intracoastal from the OIFC an eight point buck swam across in front of us. I didn't know if we were going hunting or fishing. Lyndon exited the Shallotte Inlet using a channel the OIFC captains use often. It is deeper than the cannel most of us use. We headed off Holden Beach and found the pogies to be thick and perfect for king fishing. The only problem was that the porpoises were chasing them and keeping them spread out. After a couple of throws with Captain Brant's custom net we had more than enough to fish with. Lyndon headed out to about 50 ft. of water, about 4 miles off the beach. Right off, the starboard line fired off and I was hooked up to a good sized king. I tried to horse him to the boat and lost him almost right along side. While working that same hole we hooked up with a couple of spanish. When things slowed we moved on, which was our routine the rest of the trip. Odly enough, we also hooked up with 2 amberjacks while using king tackle. Don fought one for about 25 minutes and finally boated him. Don and I are not spring chickens so the amberjack almost whooped ole Don. Later the seas started kicking up so we headed back to port with a fish box full of 5 spanish, 5 kings and the 2 big jacks. All in all it was a great retreat for us. The Oyster Festival is this weekend, the fish are biting and the weather is supposed to be perfect so come visit us, check out the store and maybe charter a trip. Hook 'em up!
- First Mate- Rickey Beck
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"I love October" | World Cat- 33' | 10/16/07
 

Fall is here, and just like clockwork, the fishing is excellent. Mark Miller on the Tina Louise mugged the wahoos on Saturday at the Blackjack while Capt. Brant and Capt. Barrett were busy beating the SKA pros at the Rumble in the Jungle (Little River Tourney). By the way, congratulations to Chuck Permenter, Patrick Bellamy, and the rest of the Minding My Bidness team for their victory in the Pro Division, which earned them SKA Angler of the Year honors. Back to the Gulf Stream, Mark said that blue and white Ilanders were the ticket, and that a triple-header gave them their limit at the end of the day. Wow! We're going to give the wahoos and swordfish a try tomorrow afternoon/night on Dan Ratley's "Quick Draw" so stay tuned. Don't wait to go fishing, the time is now!!!
- Capt. Chris Burrows
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"Steeples" | World Cat- 33' | 10/08/07
 

Boy do I love fall. It keeps you busy, so busy to the point that I neglected to post these photos sent by good friend Ray Labonte, who fishes out of Oak Island on the Plumb Crazy. Before last week's hard blow, Ray, son Dave, and the rest of the crew ran to the Steeples where they found good action on wahoo and one late season dolphin. Couple that with the action reported by Ray Blanchette and John Schwenker at the Same Ole and all the boats to the south and you can see how this fall is shaping up. Cool air and warm water spell wahoo.
- Capt. Chris Burrows
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"ATTENTION SKA PROS" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 10/08/07
 

If you are tuning into our site to get insight on the area's fishing in prep for the weekend's event out of Little River, we welcome you! If you need anything, charts, bait (we have awesome hand-caught Ribbonfish), tackle, bait pumps.....and of course, local knowledge, we are here to help. Also, we are taking orders for live Bluefish. If you would like to have them for the tournament, we need to hear from you ASAP so we can get to catching to insure we can fill your order. Email captbrant@oifishingcenter.com or call (910) 367-2945 and we'll get set up. To find us from Little River, take HWY 17 N into North Carolina. Take a right on Ocean Isle Beach Rd, just past mm 10 and follow that road through one light and across the Ocean Isle Beach bridge. We'll be first thing on your left when you cross the bridge- can't miss us! 15 minutes from Little River.
- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"Fall Brawl Programs in the Mail THIS WEEK" | World Cat- 33' | 10/08/07
 

The Fall Brawl King Classic is just around the corner, so sharpen your hooks and mark off the dates on your calendar. If things continue as they are going now, fishing will be nothing short of spectacular as the beach Kingfish bite has been strong. This week the official tournament programs will go in the mail. If you typically recieve Jolly Mon or Fall Brawl programs, you should recieve yours by the end of the week. If you are not on the mail list, email captbrant@oifishingcenter.com and I'll get your Fall Brawl program right out. This year's event will continue in the tradition of great food, great entertainment and great fishing. Stay tuned to www.oifc.net for the latest on the tournament and fishing reports. Fall Brawl Schedule: Friday, October 26- 2-9pm: Registration 5pm: Seminar on kite fishing for Kings 6pm: Dinner 7pm: Capt. Meeting 8pm: Spot Races Saturday, October 27th- (optional fishing day) 7am-5pm: Fishing 2-5pm: Weigh-in Sunday, October 28th- (optional fishing day) 7am-5pm: Fishing 2-5pm: Weigh-in 8pm: Awards You can get and entry form or REGISTER ON-LINE by visiting the tournaments page at www.oifc.net
- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"Fishing Report" | World Cat- 33' | 10/07/07
 

I know I had wanted to put together a Swordfish trip this week, but I had totally forgotten about my fishing schools. Capt. Roger will be fishing the Stream for wahoo on Monday and there's a good chance I'll be fishing the Stream on Tuesday, so if anyone wants to head offshore to join us, call us on VHF 11 around 6:30am. The king beach bite continues good. Hotspots this past weekend for Lockwood inlet, Shallotte inlet and Little River inlet. Pogies are thick on the beach, especially off of Little River. Now is the time to go fishing. Weather looks great this week. Ditch work and school and get on the water- October only comes once a year and you never know how many more you may have-- see you on the water!!!!
- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"US Open report" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 10/05/07
 

Early word from fishermen in US Open is all out King bite right on the beach from OIB to Southport. Bait has been run almost out of the water up on the beach by ravaging kings. It is classic Carolina fall fishing at it's finest. Hopefully the warm weather will keep the fish on the beach thru the Fall Brawl Oct 27.
- Rube McMullan
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"Overnight Swordfish trip in the cards" | World Cat- 33' | 10/04/07
 

I'd like to try a daytime wahoo trip and night time sword fish trip next Tues-Weds. Plan would be to leave the OIFC at around noon and catch the PM wahoo bite on the break. Then we'd head offshore to 800-1200 feet and set up for an all night Swordfish drift. And then we'd see how we felt in the AM as to whether to fish wahoo or just go home-- or maybe the fish box would be too full by then!! Anyway, it would be very nice from a safety standpoint and fish finding standpoint if there were other boats. If you have interest in joining this mission in your boat and tag teaming the fish, email me at captbrant@oifishingcenter.com so we can set up a game plan. Probably best if we all meet at OIFC on Tues as some time. Maybe the weather will work. Stay tuned to this page as I'll update my plans based on the weather.
- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"Got Bait?" | World Cat- 33' | 10/02/07
 

In Captain Chris's fishing report on 9-30 he mentioned the firefighting plane touching down in front of the World Cat as they left the OIFC. Can imagine being in the center console in this picture? This sure beats throwing a cast net to get bait. Bet the forest fire smelled like a fish fry!!! Enough bad jokes, the fire fighters did a great job. We had a little rain and a serious blow, but the weather is supposed to be great very soon. We have charter dates open and the king bite is red hot near shore. If you really want to hook 'em up book with one of our expert captains and let them put you on some of these great fighting fish.
- First Mate- Rickey Beck
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"Today's Report- World Cat report" | World Cat- 33' | 10/02/07
 

I wanted to report on recent fishing trips aboard World Cat and how the boat has been performing. Thus far, I am very pleased. In charter fishing I look for the following qualities- fishability, smooth ride, dry ride, ample seating for at least 6, cabin and bathroom. Thus far, the World Cat 33 has provided all, and done it very well. We've fished in some pretty tough wind and seas conditions and the boat has responded beautifully. It is very dry, rides incredibly smooth and has those ammenities that suit the families that we often take fishing. Netting bait off the front has been great as there is a large front deck with easy access and with the addition of the custom live well I had World Cat add to my boat and with the standard 2 stern live wells, I can keep a ton of bait all day. So far so good with the World Cat-- Actually the area dealer, Town Creek Marina and World Cat and Yamaha are title sponsoring the Fall Brawl. They will have boats from every size class available on-site for demo rides any time on Friday, Saturday, Sunday- Oct 26-28th-- If you have interest in a demo, call Lisa with Town Creek at 252 342 4923--- Onto the fishing report: Fishing has continued good off our coast as we progress into the heart of Fall fishing. Late last week the winds and seas calmed and many fishermen headed out to test the waters. In the Gulf Stream fishermen found mainly wahoo with the occasional scattered dolphin and tuna. The fishing was good, but not as incredible as the previous week, mainly due to the full moon phase. I have found that fishing within 3 days on either side of the full moon can be pretty tough, particularly for Gulf Stream and Bottom species. There are certainly exceptions, but if you choose to fish within this time frame, try to be there early and stay late. As we are now coming off the full moon phase, I am looking forward to heading offshore to do some wahoo fishing. I haven?t been in quite a while, and my plans are to actually mix a fishing trip for wahoo and an overnight trip for swordfish into one mission. Swordfishing is a virtually unexplored fishery off our coast, although it is known without a doubt that they are present in good numbers off our coast. The only problem, is they swim some 70-100 miles offshore and thus are a bit difficult to get to. I have fished for them from Ocean Isle a couple years back and did catch one small fish in the 50 pound range that was released. I?ve gotten a few more tips from experts in Florida and hopefully if the weather cooperates, I?ll soon be reporting on great Wahoo AND Swordfish action. Stay tuned. The big news in the Fall fishing has been the king mackerel. They have been biting good along the Brunswick beaches for the past two weeks as well as at normal offshore spots such as the 390/390, Shark Hole and Jungle. However, this week we?ve had a mean northeast wind that has been blowing no less than 20 knots every day. Any other time of year but now, this wind would pretty much render any ocean fishing trip a dud. But, in Brunswick County the South facing beaches offer fishermen protection from North winds and thus the ability to catch king mackerel when they holding close to shore. And thus, that is exactly what my crew and I have been doing all week. Capt. Chris Burrows and first mate Rudy Upton of the Ocean Isle Fishing Center guided Ulf Rieber and family from the Raleigh area aboard the OIFC World Cat on Saturday, and despite 25+ knot winds, boated a 25 pound king and an awesome 44 pound king. This is the biggest king put on the Ocean Isle Fishing Center docks this year. Chris and Rudy found and caught live pogies off of Ocean Isle, then ran down to Oak Island where they caught the monster while drifting down the beach in 35 feet of water. Today (Tuesday) as I?m writing, Ocean Isle Fishing Center Captain, Lyndon Carter is reporting he has caught live pogies off the Ocean Isle pier and is drifting down Ocean Isle Beach in 35 feet of water. As of 10am when I talked to him, he had two kings in the boat and had what he thought was a good one on right now. And all this while the wind is still blowing 20+ knots from the north. This beach bite comes at a very favorable time as this weekend is the annual US Open King Mackerel Tournament. Hundreds of boats from South East will congregate on Southport for their chance to win the $50,000 first place prize. The weather forecast is calling for the North winds to subside to 10-15 knots which should send the fishing into supersonic overdrive. Stay tuned for reports from this next week?s fishing as there?s a lot going on. If you have ever had any ambition to go deep sea fishing, October is the month to come out of your shell and give it a try. See you on the water! Below pics are of trip last week with friends Ricky and Lisa Danford. We spent a 1/2 day at Yaupon fishing my absolute favorite way- anchored, chumming and flying a kite. I think we had great success relative to other action I saw, and I can't say enough about kite fishing. I think Chris reported on kite fishing kings, but you owe it to yourself to learn the deal-- it is a ton of fun and very effective. We have all the stuff you need to get into here and plenty of expertise to advise on how to get going.
- Capt. Brant McMullan
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"It's US Open time!" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 10/01/07
 

Today is October 1, and as the wisest soothsayer that ever spoke stated..."October only comes once a year and you don't know how many more Octobers you will have." No statement could be more fiting than that one, particuliarly as relates to fishing on our Carolina coast. So for all you inlanders, you need to get here and get here fast. The beach bite is on, and whether you're fishing the US Open King tourney this week or not, October is not the month to be doing honey do's. Here's what's happening and what you can expect for the weekend. The weather? Perfect of course. The hard northeast winds of early week will be followed by lower winds toward the end of the week, but still dominate high pressure will keep the winds in the northern quadrant; which just happens to be perfect for the beach bite. It began several weeks ago with the mullet run; then the rains that got the pogys moving out of the river and back to the ocean; now the greenies are all over the beach, ribbonfish are filling up the shrimpers nets, and next the spots will show up in force. It doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out the Kings are on the beach and every drop of water from the River Channel to the beach umbrellas is a likely spot to catch the winning fish. It should be a classic weekend of extroadinary fall fishing within a 9 iron of the land. Come on down, and check with our charter fleet as they will be on the fish all week.
- Rube McMullan
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"Crews Missile report" | World Cat- 33' | 09/30/07
 

Just got these pics from Barry Crews and the Crews Missile fishing team, who rocked the wahoos down towards the Winyah Scarp on Friday. Ray Blanchette and John Schwenker on the Reelaxation ran into another hungry pack of 'hoos up between the Steeples and Same 'Ole hole in 260-280 feet of water. John said they went for two hours unable to get five lines out for all the bites they were having. Ray Labonte went to the Steeples on the Plumb Crazy with his son Dave and caught wahoos and a dolphin. So I guess there are fish from the beach to the break. Catch 'em up.
- Capt. Chris Burrows
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"More cat's meow" | World Cat- 33' | 09/30/07
 

Here are the Faulkners, showing off that king and working on that tarpon. Also, check out this firefighting plane--it set down right in front of us to pick up a load of water as we were leaving in the morning.
- Capt. Chris Burrows
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"The cat's meow continues" | World Cat- 33' | 09/30/07
 

More pics from Saturday
- Capt. Chris Burrows
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"The cat's meow" | World Cat- 33' | 09/30/07
 

Team World Cat struck again on Saturday. We had heard forever that Scandinavian countries produce the finest, toughest fishermen in the world. Think about Sig on the Northwestern for all you "Deadliest Catch" fans out there. Surely Norway, home of Mustad hooks, would have some of the best in the business. The crew of Paal Kaperdal, his wife Angela Scenna, Ulf Rieber, his wife Trine, their son Tord, and daughter Vilde certainly lived up to the billing, proudly representing Norway, NC, and the Ocean Isle Fishing Center. We left the Fishing Center at first light and easily caught bait just to the west of Shallotte Inlet. With a northeast wind blowing steadily in the 20 knot range and gusting well past 25, we ran up to Yaupon Reef in the lee of the beach, where all we had to deal with was a moderate chop. We anchored and immediately deployed the kite. The kite flew well for about forty five minutes, but as the wind began to increase, it became impossible to keep baits in the water or even hold the kite with our 4/0 Senator. It was also starting to get uncomfortable, even on the hook and as close to shore as Yaupon. We changed plans and pulled anchor, moving slightly inshore and up the beach until we marked one of the many masses of bait. Our backup plan was to drift back downsea with a spread of our largest and friskiest pogies, all running naked behind the boat. We had baits in the water for maybe 45 minutes when king number one skied on our left line and ran offshore. We pulled up gear, knowing for certain that we had a decent fish on, and chased him down. Twenty minutes later a twenty five pounder was in the box. I turned the boat back upsea and ran back past where we had started. We redeployed and started our drift again. I was amazed at the bait that we marked the entire way down the beach--it was everywhere! We had just gotten past the point of our initial strike when something piled the long line. I was pretty certain that the fish's first run would destroy the reel, but somehow everything held together. The fish immediately went offshore, so we had an idea what we were dealing with. Again, we pulled up the rest of our gear and gave chase. First Mate Rudy Upton did an excellent job of helping our angler Ulf Rieber stay on the fish--he had to work around the anchor on the bow probably half a dozen times as the fish cut back and forth, doing everything it could to get free. Ulf kept constant pressure on the fish and was able to get him to the surface. When we realized the size of the fish we were dealing with, and that he was still somewhat fresh, we backed away to keep him free of the props. I repositioned the boat, and lined it up so the fish would slide alongside slowly. The fish stayed put, and Rudy hit him with a gaff shot that was nothing short of perfect. We now had the OIFC's largest king of the year, and should have been content to go home. But as we were running past the Lockwood's sea buoy, something silver and huge exploded a few yards behind a skiff. We immediately realized that the OIFC's own Zach Faulkner, fishing with his cousins David and Luke Faulkner, and father Benjy, had just hooked a giant tarpon. We kept our distance as they began battle with a most unusual fish for our area. Capt. Lyndon pulled up on the Carolina Contender and we worked together to keep the other boats in the area from getting too close to the line or the fish. Benjy did an awesome job of staying on the fish as he tried to curl around the buoy and back out to sea as David kept pressure on the fish. The odds of keeping such a fish (I would estimate him at 150 pounds) hooked are very poor, but after about 90 minutes Zach was able to touch the leader for an official release. Wow. What a day. Not to mention that Luke was able to reel in a king that weighed over 20 as well! Way to go Team Kaperdal/Scenna, TeamRieber, and Team Faulkner! I was kind of skeptical of the World Cat when it first got here, but having fished it hard this week, there are no longer any doubts in my mind. This boat is starting to re-write the OIFC record book! Can't wait to take it to the Gulf Stream to chase after wahoos.
- Capt. Chris Burrows
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"Welcome to the jungle" | World Cat- 33' | 09/28/07
 

We've fished the Jungle and surrounding areas for the past two days, and the results have been pretty good. With the full moon, the bite has fired off pretty quickly in the morning, but you can pick at the fish for most off the day if you hang around. There is plenty of bait on the beaches, today we caught all we wanted near the watertower on OIB. We also caught a 63# cobia today that we had to chase for 3.5 miles when we hooked him on a live bait rod. Cobia aren't usually around in fall, but Capt. Roger had pair of them the other day as well. Looks like it will blow tomorrow and Sunday out of the northeast, but no worries, that just puts Yaupon and the McGlammery reef in play. Time to break out the SFE kite. Catch 'em up!
- Capt. Chris Burrows
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"believe it or not" | Stori Teller-24' | 09/27/07
 

I couldn't believe my eyes today when a couple came in the OIFC and wanted to show Captain Brant pictures of a skate that jumped in their boat!! I'm not making this up folks. I saw the pictures. An approximately 200 lb. skate jumped into these folks walk thru windshield boat and tore it up!!! The couple was in the Shallotte Inlet Tuesday when this happened. They came to the OIFC where this crazed monster was removed by Brant and several other OIFC employees. I hope Capt. Brant ot Capt. Chris will do a more indepth write up with pictures. If not, check the Brunswick Beacon. This was a Ripley's believe it or leave it alone moment. On a very less spectular note, Jeff and I took the Hook 'em Up Scout out for a short fishing trip late this afternoon. We caught a lot of mullett minnows in the canal at the OIFC, turned starboard in the intracoastal and proceeded to catch 15-16 inch flounder. The key today was fishing around docks on a rising tide with downsized terminal tackle...Hook 'em up folks!!
- First Mate- Rickey Beck
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"Mixed bag of bottomfish" | World Cat- 33' | 09/26/07
 

Jason Pike, Jody Thompson, and Snoop had a great day on Saturday 50 some miles offshore while it seemed like the rest of the world was tournament king fishing. The crew of the Fishbonz caught 7 scamp grouper, black sea bass, beeliners, white grunts and a knobbed porgy. Seems like there are opportunities to catch just about everything right now. Gotta love it. Kings on the beach and offshore... Good numbers of wahoos and tunas in the Gulf Stream... Grouper in 80 odd feet of water... Fall fishing is getting hot.
- Capt. Chris Burrows
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"Panama- Fishing Abroad" | Carolina Contender- 36' | 09/24/07
 

Fall fishing is just hitting its stride off the Carolina coast and it's time to take revenge after all those hot hot summer dog days where the fish were less than lathargic.  Whether you chase tuna and wahoo in the Gulf Stream, king mackerel and grouper nearshore or prefer dangling a blood worm for spots the next month is the time to be on the water in North Carolina.  With all the excitement in the air for Fall fishing it's easy to forget what comes after Fall on the Carolina Coast- a long cold winter.  If you're not a bluefin tuna fisherman or you just don't do cold weather fishing, it's a long tough road until spring.  While most here at the OIFC fish during the winter we've come to learn that even the hardiest of anglers need a reprieve.  Thus we have designated February the exotic fishing excursion appreciation month!  As you may have read by now this year we have set up a true fishing adventure. Together with Coral Star Fishing Expeditions the OIFC will be hosting a trip fishing the remote and pristine waters of the Hannibal Banks off the coast of Panama in Central America.  This is a mothership expedition where a group of anglers will use a 130 + foot cruiser as home base and fish each day from one of the six 30-34 foot sport fish boats.  The mothership is equipped with all the creature comforts needed including individual bedrooms, bathrooms, dining room, onboard chef, and an upper viewing deck where you watch sailfish crash bait pods in the evening while enjoying cocktails.  The trip consists of 4 full days of fishing and 2 half days.  Species likely encountered includes blue marlin, black marlin, sailfish, yellowfin tuna, wahoo, mahi, grouper, snapper, roosterfish and much more.  This adventure is a great opportunity to experience big game fishing at its finest with multiple shots per day at a variety of incredible fish.  It is also a great opportunity to bust out of the winter blues and catch some fish!  We still have several slots remaining and we need to fill them asap.  The intention when setting up this trip was to fill all the slots with OIFC "fishing friends" thus there would be a connection between everyone which is comforting when taking a trip abroad.  In order to keep this option on the trip we must have our slots filled by October 1st.  In order to hold your spot there is a $1,125 deposit required.  This trip is for all anglers male and femal no matter experience or age.  We hope you will join us on this trip of a lifetime.  For more information please contact us immediately at captbarrett@oifishingcenter.com or 910-575-3474 ext. 4.  Thank you. 


- Capt. Barrett McMullan
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"Team OIFC Wins" | Stori Teller-24' | 09/23/07
 

Team OIFC was victorious in the Flounder division of the Long Bay Artifical Reef Flounder and Mackeral Tournament winning both the overall flounder division and the largest flounder caught. The tournament was held this Saturday. This was only the second year Team OIFC has participated in the LBARA event. OIFC beat out perennial powerhouse Charlotte Offshore Fiching Club, Winston Salem F.C, Oak Island F. C. and Holden Beach F. C. The team consisted of Captain Tommy Helms, Charlie Pistolis, Jeff Beck, Ryan Mattingly and myself. We were outnumbered but still brought home the hardware with Captain Helms winning the biggest flounder award. The very fogggy day started with my team fishing the Sunset Beach Bridge, while Capt. Tommy went offshore. We came up dry so we joined Tommy and Charlie at the Jim Caudle Reef. Both team members battled with sharks, with Tommy winning the most sharks caught. We were able to bring in the winning flatties in the midst of the sharks' feeding frenzy. FYI, Jeff had great success with a mullett minnow on a buck tail. The rest of us were using the standard carolina rig with lively mullett minnows. All of our flounder were brought back alive and turned over to the aquaculture students of South Brunswick High School for their pilot program of spawning flounder in captivity and then releasing them. The LBARA folks put on an excellent meal and Captains' meeting Friday night giving away tons of raffle prizes. The awards banquet was again filled with good food and prizes. We were also able to witness Bob Black being honored by the state of N. C. officially naming the Frying Pan Tower Artifical Reef the Bob Black Artifical Reef, recognizing him and the LBARA for their hard and dedicated work in saving this valuable reef. The LBARA brought in around $8,500 to be used in their projects. Captain Brant and the OIFC were recognized for their work and contributions to the LBARA. Congratulations Team OIFC and all the particapamts as were are all winners!
- First Mate- Rickey Beck
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