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8th Annual High Tides Striper Tournament Results

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

On Saturday November 8th 2014, Carpenters Union Local 255 hosted the 8th Annual High Tides Striper Tournament to benefit Brendans Fund a children’s pediatric cancer charity. The Tournament took place at Off the Hook Bait and Tackle/ Hinch Marina in Cape May and Hoffman’s Marina in Brielle, with the awards ceremony following at the Cape May VFW. The event was a huge success, raising over $39,000.00. 52 boats registered, with a total of 27 fish being weighed in.

The winners are as follows:

# Angler Boat Weight
1 Michael Unsworth Mod Squad 48.50
2 Vince Veneziale Toppin Out 46.56
3 Mike Cornwell Bent Hook 43.38
4 Kelly McCorry Sea Dog 42.88
5 Johnny Thompson Overkill 41.45

Top honor in Ladies Division:

# Angler Boat Weight
1 Kelly McCorry Sea Dogs 42.88 lbs.

Top honor in Junior Division:

# Angler Boat Weight
1 Justin Brown Sea Dogs 28.88 lbs.

Many of the winners graciously donated some or all of their prizes back to the charity. The Carpenters Union Local 255 and Brendan’s Fund wish to sincerely thank all of the Hosts, donors, sponsors, and participants. We’ll see You next year.

Atlantic City Boat Show

Tuesday, February 1st, 2011

Come visit us at the Atlantic City Boat Show Feb 2nd -6th!

4th Annual High Tides Striper Tournament Results

Monday, November 15th, 2010

The 4th Annual High Tides Striper Tournament took place on November 6, 2010 at 989 Ocean Drive, Hinch Marina, Cape May, New Jersey 08204.  The tournament organized by Carpenters Local Union 255 of Cape May County, donates all proceeds to the Brendan Borek High Tides Memorial Fund, Inc. of Avalon, New Jersey, a childrens’ pediatric cancer charity.  A check was presented to Brendan Funds’ Chairman Ms. Lydia Borek in the gross amount of $38,768.00.  A total of 72 boats fished with 53 stripers being weighed in.

Top honors go to:

# Angler Boat Weight
1 Michael Senger of Erma, New Jersey Tiderunner 49.06
2 Tim Shaw of Green Creek, New Jersey Other Job 42.56
3 Rob Hafele of Stone Harbor,New Jersey On the Fritz 39.80
4 Anthony Verrelli of Trenton, New Jersey Risky Business 39.32
5 Mark Hlywiak of Cherry Hill, New Jersey Topin Out 38.83

Top honors in childrens’ category:

# Angler Boat Weight
1 Sean Emigholz of Pittsgrove (10 y.o.) REPEAT WINNER, winner for 2009 and 2010 Overkill 35.45 lbs.
2 Jake Crutchley of Ewing (11 y.o.) Wendy 7 25.41 lbs.

The Carpenters Local Union 255 and the High Tides Striper Tournament would like to thank all sponsors and anglers for their generosity and participation in this year’s tournament.

4th Annual High Tides Striper Tournament

Friday, March 12th, 2010

Once Again, on Saturday, November 6, 2010, the Carpenters Union Local 255 will host the High Tides Striper Tournament for the benefit of the Brendan Borek High Tides Memorial Fund, Inc. This will be the 4th installment of our annual event. This year’s tournament, as always, has guaranteed prize money no matter how many boats fish.

3rd Annual High Tides Striper Tournament results

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

The Third Annual High Tides Striper Tournament for the benefit of the Brendan Borek High Tides Memorial Fund, Inc. Over $36,000.00 was raised to support families with children suffering from cancer, took place on Saturday, November 7, 2009. Seventy-four boats fished the tournament and a record of 72 fish were weighed in.

View the 2009 Tournament Results