Big Rock Tournament, Collins Boats team up to help Make-A-Wish for local student

Lots of blues caught and released on day three of the Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament as 218 boats hit the water of the more than 300 in the field. Game Time still the leader on the board with a 516 pound Blue Marlin at the halfway point of the tournament.

No Blues brought into the Landing on Wednesday but a great moment for one local fisherman and hunter Kaiden from Croatan.

The Big Rock has donated over 10 million dollars to charity over the years and this year with Make-A-Wish they helped again. Collins Boating connecting the organizations to Kaiden’s wish of a boat for the outdoors come true. The Big Rock landing crowd and the tournament excited to be part of his wish.

Kaiden said he is going to go chase fish as soon as he gets the boat home.

The Tournament runs through Saturday evening.