16th Annual DMS Invitational Surf-Fishing Tournament Results

Delaware Mobile Surf-Fishermen, Inc. (DMS) wishes to thank everyone  who participated in the 16th Annual DMS Invitational. We are pleased that you chose to participate in the 2022 Tournament. 

The Tournament Committee Members worked hard to make this tournament fun for all who participate. Whether you are a tournament veteran, or this is your first time fishing the DMS Tournament- enjoyed each of you and wish you the best in the coming year! 

 You will also see businesses that support this tournament through sponsorship, advertising, and donations.  

We also thank our Tournament Sponsors:  

Overall Tournament - Doug Boozer Excavation  

Overall Division - Mountaire 

Woman’s – Fit Body Boot Camp/Lewes 

 Youth   Rick's Bait & Tackle  

Please support these local businesses by purchasing the goods and/or services they offer and thank them for their support of the 16thAnnual DMS Invitational Tournament. 

The Tournament Committee thanks you for your support and participation.  

The 16th Annual DMS Invitational Tournament Committee: 

Lydia A. Schmierer – Chairmen     Craig Manning- Head Judge 

Clark Evans, Shaun Smith, Chris Ludlow, Jim Haug, Keith Schmierer, Bill & Deb Wiechardt  



Shaun Smith    Keith Schmierer     Chris Ludlow       

Jim Kelemen     Tim Wallace     Tom Hudecheck 

Carl Brzozowski         Gerry Nagowski 

Steve Merrick (alt) 

Awards and Prizes 

 Awards were presented at Tournament Headquarters. Sunday, October 9, 2022 at 2:30pm. 

Overall Division Sponsor 2022 – Mountaire Corp 


1st Place Points            $1000 and Trophy = Scott Aiken, Jr 

2nd Place Points           $750 and Trophy = Shaun Smith

3rd Place Points            $500 and Trophy = Matt Vinson

 4th – Ron Temple, Acie Mankins , Jim Haag


Woman’s Division Sponsor 2022 – Fit Body Boot Camp (Lewes, DE) 

1st Place Points            $300 and Trophy 

2nd Place Points           $225 and Trophy 

3rd Place Points            $150 and Trophy 

This year no fish were scored by Women. This is highly unusual, mostly due to prior weeks storm.

Youth Division (15 & U) Sponsor 2022 – Rick’s Bait and Tackle 


1st Place Points            Rod, Reel and Trophy = Jace Griffith

2nd Place Points           Rod, Reel and Trophy = Justin Toomey

3rd Place Points            Rod, Reel and Trophy = Kaleb Dolgas

Cameron Kelly and Aiden Sparano also scored fish.

Largest Fish – other than Bluefish    $750 

 Scott Aiken , Jr = 12.5 in Kingfish

Calcutta – Largest Bluefish     

Matt Vinson = 16 inch Bluefish

New 2022 Calcutta- Largest Kingfish

Scott Aiken, Jr= 12.5 inch Kingfish

A special thank you to:

Bill Wiechardt donated a custom rod rack/ including installation.

 John "Ringo" Meade donated an antique custom rod.

 Neville and Anita Austin for your monetary donation.



October 6-8, 2023 for the 17th Annual DMS Surf Fishing Tournament

These local businesses donated to our raffles:
 Thank you for your generous donations!