Joey Hurley of Annapolis took first place last Saturday in the third annual Rocktober Cup, a catch-and-release striped bass tournament.
Hurley's catch, made on the Eastern shore of the Chesapeake Bay on a windy day, measured 28 inches.
Ron McMorrow of Annapolis (26 3/4) was second and Matthew Bright (25) of Baltimore third. Jamie Buffington (20 1/2) of Fairfield, Pa., was the top women's angler, and Alyson Kouhi (22 1/2) of Arnold was the top junior angler.
Hurley and McMorrow were entered in the team stringer calcutta along with Nicholas Garrott. The...