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Catch of the Day: Oct. 3, 2012

Leo Koepke, of Naples, caught this fish in his neighborhood using bologna.

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Leo Koepke, of Naples, caught this fish in his neighborhood using bologna.

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  • Jacquleyn and Jessica with a goliath grouper caught on Captain Eddie Challinor's Shore Catch Charters, LLC. The goliath was caught on a 50tw International, with a live jack for bait.
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  • Jenna Jakubielski, age 9, caught her first redfish at Wiggins Pass using live pinfish. The fish was 22 inches long.
  • Angler Chad Carhart, with a jack that he caught while hunting Redfish in Estero Bay with Captain Mark Yimin.
  • Denise Sparta caught and released this cobia out of Wiggins Pass while fishing with Captain Jay aboard MJ Charters.
  • Leo Koepke, age 6, caught this Crevalle jack while fishing on Estero Bay for his birthday.
  • Chuck Maston, with a 14 pound snook that he caught and released while fishing with local guide Captain Todd Geroy.
  • K.J. Atkinson's catch of the day, a 29 inch redfish caught at Crystal River.
  • Carol Rabaut with a Coho salmon.
  • Captain Lynn Keller, of Lady Anglers of Southwest Florida, in Ketchikan, Alaska with a halibut. She caught it on September 1 onboard Classic Alaska Charters.
  • Dustin, with a red grouper caught 12 miles out of Wiggins Pass on a live pinfish.
  • Stefano, with a red grouper caught 20 miles out of Wiggins Pass on a live Tomtate.
  • Amy Moore caught this 22 inch redfish in Naples Bay on September 24.
  • Dylan Felts, 7, caught a 29 inch snook while fishing in Naples with his brother Carson, 5, and Captain Todd Geroy.
  • Jordan Smith caught this red grouper while fishing nine miles off Marco Island with a piece of squid.
  • Jordan Smith, age 7, caught this flounder while fishing in Blind Pass with a live shrimp.
  • Leo Koepke, of Naples, caught this fish in his neighborhood using bologna.
  • Trey Hill got a free ride around Clam Bay as this jack towed his Gheenoe around for 15 minutes. He was then able to bring it onto the boat.
  • Butchie Yost caught this cobia with a live pinfish at the Nunya Wreck off the Naples coast.
  • Ronnie Moore caught this 25 inch redfish off of Marco Island.
  • Chris Mazur, a member of the Lady Anglers of Southwest Florida fishing club, caught this 20 inch redfish on September 29.
  • Joell Gonzalez, of Naples, caught this 24 inch redfish near Bonita Springs Beach using live shrimp for bait.
  • Marco Loyola caught this tilapia while fishing in the canals in Palmira Country Club using a spinner bait.
  • Pablo brought in this king mackerel and Crevalle jack on Bonita Beach at high tide, with live greenbacks for bait.
  • Trey Hill, 6, caught these mackerel at the City of Naples Fishing Camp in August.
  • Bill D'Antuono with 70 pounds of grouper.
  • Laura McCrea of Bloomington, Indiana caught this snook in Rookery Bay with Captain Chris McCubbin of Naples Inshore Fishing.
  • Bill D'Antuono and Kyle Abraham speared some hogfish in 75 feet of water offshore of Naples.
  • Bill D'Antuono with a grouper that he speared in 120 feet of water out of Naples.
  • Ken Thomas caught this 24 inch redfish just north of Wiggins Pass while fishing aboard the 'No Worries, Mate'.
  • Rechel Moore caught this 24 inch redfish in the backwaters in Naples.
  • Donnie Moore caught this 25 inch redfish in the backwaters of Naples.
  • Hunter, with a bird that landed on his boat while he and his friends were fishing 20 miles offshore. He gave the bird some water, and it flew off after hopping on a few of his friends' heads.
  • Betty Albritton, Carol Rabaut, Pat Delvasto and Captain Lynn Keller, all from Lady Anglers of Southwest Florida, with Coho Salmon aboard a fishing charter in Ketchikan, Alaska.
  • Pat Delvasto with a Coho salmon.
  • Betty Albritton with a Coho salmon.

The Naples Daily News and naplesnews.com are showcasing fishing photos from throughout the region. Email your photo to news@naplesnews.com to be considered for this feature.

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