2012 Fish Babes Contest Winners

We spotlight each of the 12 monthly winners from the 2012 contest, plus showcase grand prize winner Heather Leman.

February 21, 2013
Grand Prize Winner: Congratulations to Heather Leman, from South Carolina, with her wahoo catch. She is the 2012 Fish Babe of the Year as part of Salt Water Sportsman’s Fish Babes Photo Contest. Congrats Heather, you’re going to Hawk’s Cay in the Florida Keys. See the current participants for this month’s contest at the Fish Babes homepage.
January’s Winner: This was Bethe’s first saltwater fishing trip. Her guide helped her successfully land more then a dozen bonefish on her 8-weight fly rod. Nice job!
February’s Winner: Marian Grenier with a nice brace of Block Island stripers. This was one of her first trips aboard the Kimberly Marie, and she even became an even better fisherwoman as the season progressed.
March’s Winner: Sarah caught these chunky grouper aboard the Majesty charterboat out of Jacksonville, Florida.
April’s Winner: Christie with a nice 26-inch red drum caught near the marsh in Beaufort, North Carolina.
May’s Winner: Double the trouble! Kristin and Carrie with their 28- and 29-inch redfish in Texas. Their favorite moto, “men fish, women catch.”
June’s Winner: Heather, from South Carolina, caught this wahoo on the maiden voyage of the new boat. It’s going to be hard to top that!
July’s Winner: Beth landed this nice red snapper about 20 miles off the Texas coast in the Gulf of Mexico.
August’s Winner: This is Kathy’s largest seatrout ever. Her smile says it all. She caught it on the Cumberland River in Georgia.
September’s Winner: Stacey, from Texas, with her first mangrove snapper.
October’s Winner: Ana Maria caught this massive warsaw grouper 100 miles out of Freeport, Texas.
November’s Winner: Crystal Sweeney with her best red snapper yet, fishing out of Galveston, Texas.
December’s Winner: Jill Parker landed this nice red, fishing the flats at Baffin Bay in Texas. See the current participants for this month’s contest at the Fish Babes homepage.

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