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Horsley Hauls in Two Citation Sheepshead

William A. Horsley of Gloucester caught two citation sheepshead on July 12, according to the latest report of outstanding catches in the Virginia Saltwater Fishing Tournament.

The online update of July 29 was made on

Horsley’s two fish were listed as caught somewhere in the Chesapeake Bay on fiddler crab. They weighed in at 11 pounds, 1 ounce and 12 pounds, 3 ounces.

Also newly reported, Jeff Calhoun of Shacklefords caught a 75-pound, 4-ounce cobia on June 20 at Latimer Shoals.Local waters have produced two leading entries in this year’s tournament, to date. David Amorin of West Point caught the leading 94-pound, 8-ounce cobia on June 4 at York Spit, and Tommy Akins, fishing in the lower York River, caught the leading 8-pound, 12-ounce speckled trout on June 21.

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