The 98 Real Estate Group Ling Ding Tournament finished week three and the cobia are coming to the scales each week. Capt. Mitch Coleman was leading after the first week with a 67.30 pound fish, and so far it is still holding the lead.
In week two Capt. Charlene Burke was fishing out of the boat named St. Misbehavin II and caught a cobia weighing 37.96 pounds. In week three Capt. Dave Mullis caught a cobia weighing 41.85 pounds. He was fishing in the boat named Spirit Horse.
The largest amberjack in the tournament was caught by Keith Carraway in the boat named Seament. It weighed 71.87 pounds.
The tournament will conclude this Saturday, April 27, with a party for the anglers at Mexico Beach Marina on Saturday evening.