David claims first place in Crawley Industries and Club cup

David Howell with last year's winning fish
David Howell with last year's winning fish

Crawley Industries and Club Cup: The matches were fished catch and release with only sizeable fish counting.

The match was fish at Seaford beach in calm but damp conditions.

1st David Howell caught 36 fish for 6.79kg. His catch consisted of 35 whiting and 1 pouting. 2nd Tony Eastop with 17 whiting and 3 pouting. His weight 3.28kg. 3rd Steve Kerr. Steve caught 11 whiting and 2 pouting for 1.98kg. 4th was Jenny Skinner 6 whiting, 4 pouting and a lovely codling for 1.875kg.

Jenny’s Codling shared the biggest round fish prize with Tom King who also caught a codling. Both fish weighed 0.65kg. No sizeable flat fish were caught. The match was also fished as a Crawley Sea Angling Club match for those wanting to take part and all the top 4 Anglers were club members. David’s weight was a new club record match weight.

Crawley Borough Council Cup results online at www.crawleyobserver.co.uk