The Wednesday night weigh-in at headquarters for the Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby appeared to follow a familiar pattern. The first fish of the night was a bluefish, followed by... Read more
Seconds after the bell was rung at 8 a.m. Sunday announcing the start of the Martha's Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby, two fish were carried through the door, lifted onto the scale and... Read more
The shack at the end of Main street in Edgartown lies dormant most of the year. During summer months it is used by the Edgartown Junior Yacht Club. During the winter, it sits empty, a little outpost... Read more
The gray-shingled shack that sits in front of the Edgartown Yacht Club in the harbor goes unnoticed by most visitors to the Vineyard, but during the Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby... Read more
Fishermen participating in the 68th annual Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby are already out plotting a strategy for success. Nearly all of them will visit one or all of four popular... Read more


Grand Leaders





BoatDaniel Hiemer19.69 lbs.
ShoreRalph J. Peckham15.18 lbs.

Striped Bass

BoatStephen J. Pietruska38.71 lbs.
ShoreJena-Lynn Beauregard34.63 lbs.


BoatBob H. Clay11.49 lbs.
ShoreCooper A. Gilkes6.58 lbs.

False Albacore

BoatSam T. Bell13.24 lbs.
ShoreBill R. Hansen13.10 lbs.