Florida Swordfish Series Winner

Posted on August 24th, 2013 by Mike

09/16/06

Our luck has continued and we ended up winning the Florida Swordfish Series.  This series is based on the total points from the Islamorada Swordfish Tournament and the Miami Swordfish Tournament.  As most know, we won the Islamorada Tournament with 700 points.  This past weekend was the Miami Swordfish Tournament and we got third place weighed fish and added another release.  That brought our total to 959 points which earned us first place.  I was entering the Miami Tournament with hopes that we could keep our lead and win the Series.  We ended up doing just that, but we really could have won the Miami Tournament.  The first night we had a swordfish to the boat, pulled the lead and light off the leader, so we did have the leader in our hand.  This is an official catch, but with the fish still down 20 feet, we couldn