2018 Series Championship & Tournament Series

2018 Series Championship & Tournament Series

There are six events scheduled each year and each tournament event takes place in a variety of locations in West Central Florida. All events in the Series Championship & Tournament Series are (Slams) Snook, Redfish & Trout. 100% of ALL entry fees and all sponsor prizes are awarded to the winners at the conclusion of the Series Championship. Make sure you read and understand the 2018 Rules.

We are very grateful to have many of our returning Awesome sponsors returning for another great year!! Once aging our Premier Title Sponsor for the HCKAC Vibe Kayaks. You can check out all of the HCKAC Tournament Sponsors below.

HCKAC Tournament Eligible

You don't have to be in the HCKAC Series to fish our tournaments.

ALL Our Tournaments Are Open To HCKAC Members. You do have to be a member or sponsored by a member to fish our tournaments. It's FREE to become a HCKAC member. Go to our fourm page to check it out.

HEADLINE EVENT

Battle of the Bay

Date ► February 9-11, 2018


 Fishing Tournament: The Fishing Event will be hosted by FAVE, Operation Home Shores & Tampa Bay Fishing Club
A 2 person team competition - this part of the event will have a captains meeting on Friday night from 6pm to 6:30pm at the Southshore Falls Ballroom in Apollo Beach. The tournament will be held on Saturday starting at 7:00am and will run through Sunday at 1:00pm. It is a catch, photo, release fishing tournament in Tampa Bay and surrounding area. Classifications are kayaks/wading, boats and fly fishing. 

2017 HCKAC SERIES CHAMPS!!

2017 HCKAC SERIES CHAMPION

Chuck Statham

 2017 HCKAC SERIES CHAMPION
"ChucksT1" - Chuck Statham
17 Total Fish  ▪  5 Slams  ▪  Total Inches 381.7

Chuck Statham

Winner of The Smoke Camo

VIBE Sea Ghost 130 Kayak from

VIBE Kayaks


SECOND PLACE IN THE 2017 HCKAC SERIES

Kasey Arrowsmith

 SECOND PLACE  2017 HCKAC SERIES
"Tailhooker" - Kasey Arrowsmith
Total Fish 16  ▪  5 Slams  ▪  Total Inches 359.15 

Kasey Arrowsmith

Winner of The Blue Camo

VIBE Sea Ghost 130 Kayak from

VIBE Kayaks

THIRD PLACE IN THE 2017 HCKAC SERIES

Jesse Wright

THIRD PLACE  IN THE 2017 HCKAC SERIES
"redfish" - Jesse Wright
15 Total Fish  ▪  5 Slams  ▪  Total Inches 303.45 

Jesse Wright

 

Winner of The Orange Camo

VIBE Sea Ghost 130 Kayak from

VIBE Kayaks

Joseph Holler

FOURTH PLACE  IN THE 2017 HCKAC SERIES
"Shark Bait" - Joseph Holler
15 Total Fish  ▪  4 Slams  ▪  Total Inches 300.6
Winner of...
Plaque from Metalfab Inc. "Ezylyf" - Walt Ruda
Polar Bear Cooler, Wang Anchor, Pro Cure Bait Scents Package,
Backwater Assault Hand Paddle
and $125 Cash 

Fred McClendon

 FIFTH PLACE IN THE 2017 HCKAC SERIES
"Clouser" - Fred McClendon
Total Fish 16  ▪  Slams 4  ▪  Total inches 273.2
Winner of...
Plaque from Metalfab Inc. "Ezylyf" - Walt Ruda
Polar Bear Cooler, Pro Cure Bait Scents Package,
Backwater Assault Hand Paddle and Skwoosh Seat Pad
and $75 Cash 

2017 SERIES CHAMPIONSHIP "NEWBE WINNERS"

Leroy Johnston

FIRST PLACE - NEWBE
"leroysvt02" - Leroy Johnston
11 Total Fish  ▪  1 Slam  ▪  Total inches 228.55
Winner of...
VHF Marine Radio, Fins Braid Package, Skwoosh Extreme Kayak Seat Pad,
Backwater Assault Hand Paddle, $35.00 Gift Certificate from Captain Joe Fishing
and Riptide Lures Package 

Jason Erskine

 SECOND PLACE - NEWBE
"jerskine" - Jason Erskine
11 Total Fish  ▪  2 Slams  ▪  Total inches 211.6
Winner of...
Fins Braid Package, Backwater Assault Hand Paddle,
$25 Tailin Toads Gift Certificate, $20.00 Gift Certificate from Captain Joe Fishing,
and Riptide Lures Package 

Alex Hillier

THIRD PLACE - NEWBE
"redkillersrq" - Alex Hillier
9 Total Fish  ▪  1 Slam  ▪  Total Inches 188.85
Winner of...
Fins Braid Package, $20.00 Gift Certificate from Captain Joe Fishing,
and Riptide Lures Package 

2017 SERIES CHAMPIONSHIP "13 FISHING WINNERS"

Kasey Arrowsmith

SNOOK ~ FIRST PLACE
"Tailhooker" - Kasey Arrowsmith
5 Total Snook  ▪  Total Inches 139.25
Winner of...
Omen Green Spinning Rod from

13 FISHING

Chuck Statham

RED ~ FIRST PLACE
"ChucksT1" - Chuck Statham
6 Total Reds  ▪  Total Inches 155.85
Winner of...
Omen Green Spinning Rod from

13 FISHING 

Rodney Nelson

TROUT ~ FIRST PLACE
"rodney2814" - Rodney Nelson
6 Total Trout  ▪  Total inches 98.0
Winner of...
Omen Green Spinning Rod from

13 FISHING 

HCKAC Tarpon Fishing

"mrpj1972" - PJ DuBose

PJ Tarpon

Read Report...CLICK HERE

"Hookedup133" - Travis Carew

Travis hookedup with this Tarpon. Travis went one for two at Saturday's Fish_N_Munch. 

"Fishvision" - Rick Taylor

Rick's Megalops!!

Read Report...CLICK HERE

"Walt_Trident13" - Brent Smith

Brent battling the silver king!!

Read Report...CLICK HERE