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Catch of the Day: May 9, 2013

Bill Weber caught this triple tail two miles off shore of Naples in the Gulf.

Bill Weber caught this triple tail two miles off shore of Naples in the Gulf.

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  • Pablo Codi shows off the redfish he caught on May 2 with his cousin Nicholas on Smokey's boat on Lover's Key using live shrimp for bait.
  • Jon Harris holding his nice catch. It was a reel rod bender.
  • Bill Weber caught this triple tail two miles off shore of Naples in the Gulf.
  • Kerry Weber caught this grouper in the Gulf about 25 miles off Naples.
  • Eddie Miller and Eric Borges caught this 200-pound, six-foot-three-inch tarpon in the mouth of the Marco River. The fishermen took on the fish in a two-hour fight using a small lady fish.
  • Jon Harris with a nice snook near Tin City.
  • Alex Cabada caught this 26-inch red grouper on the Lady Brett with Captain Jason and Neil.
  • Tony Leva, who recently moved from Ohio to Southwest Florida, caught his first saltwater fish.
  • Robbie Sommer nabbed this snook with his dad.
  • Christian Sommer hooked a nice snook.
  • Christian Sommer caught this nice tarpon while fishing in the Keys this week.
  • Shaun Kass, of Bonita Springs, caught this 19-inch red grouper, which he released. He used small bait fish in deep water, 25 miles off Fort Myers Beach. He was aboard the Sea Trek on a calm day on the water.
  • Robbie Sommer caught this nice tarpon.
  • This was quite a catch!
  • David Lee caught this 2-pound jack while looking after his one-year-old granddaughter, Beth Godesen, in Venetian Bay.
  • Christian Sommer says this little guy was waiting for free food.  He wanted first dibs.
  • Leo Koepke caught this jack at Wiggins' Pass on a live shrimp while fishing with his brother Owen and his father.
  • Laura Fraser caught this jack on the Imperial River in Bonita Springs using a jig on a calm afternoon.
  • Bill Weber caught this dolphin in Guana Cay, Bahamas.
  • Twelve-year-old Brandon Caruso, of Mars, Penn., caught this snook using shrimp on his birthday while visiting his grandparents in Bonita Springs.
  • Jim Brill, of Poland, Ohio, caught this 24-inch spotted sea trout in Estero Bay using shrimp under a cork.
  • Robin Wicker caught a tarpon in a kayak off of Naples near Gordon Pass on Saturday, April 27. Watch video of the catch at Submitted by Robin Wicker

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