Tennessee angler now leads Jackpot Derby

Jun 22nd 8:45 pm By Tommy Wells

The 2017 Jackpot Halibut Derby found itself with a new name atop its leaderboard this past weekend. And the new leader did it with ease. Dominique Brooks vaulted to the top of the annual halibut derby's list on Friday when he landed a 229-pound behemoth. The Maryville, Tenn., resident landed the second-largest halibut caught in tournament action in the region on June 16 while fishing aboard the Nautilus 2 with Captain Chris Andrews.


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