Thanks Mary for hosting an outstanding fish fry at your home!!  Over 50 club members enjoyed a variety of fish, masterfully cooked by John Carney, Hunt Ethridge, Jay Schulz and Rol Campbell.  And 17 lbs of fileted sheepshead were donated to F.I.S.H for needy local folks. 

Angler of Year Standings for 2016-17 (full list here)   


The Sanibel Island Fishing Club's  Next Meeting is Tuesday, March 14th, 2017 at the Community House.  6:30pm for pizza followed by our meeting at 7:00.  

2016-17 Membership. Form can be found at this Link.  Must be member to fish in outings

Captain Mary Laser's Team wins Sheepshead Outing! (recap here)

Team Laser - Don Cook, Ron Fields, Hunt Ethridge and Mary won the Sheepshead Outing on Feb 11 with 10 fish weighing in at 33 1/2 lbs.  The next day, Mary hosted the club's annual fish fry at her home!! Mary is our club's first female Captain and the first female Captain to win an outing.  Congratulations!!                              

 SIFC members volunteered to make the Ding Darling Kid's Fishing Derby a huge success!!  Over 90 area children fished off the causeway on November 26th.  Club volunteers were:  Jim Kuharich, Curt Will, Doug and Jeanne Mallon, John Carney, Kim Owens (Ft Myers Beach Tarpon Hunters), Don Cook, Warren Tiegen, Duane Thurow, Ron Taverna and Billy Kirkland.  And a special thanks to Ken Kopperl, who pulled together our effort!!  PHOTOS VIA THIS LINK,

SIFC presented The Sanibel Commuity House $1000 for renovations to the facility.  We look forward to continuing our meetings in a fresh new meeting room in February 2017!


Hunt Ethridge 58
Duane Thurow 56
David Lewis 55
Allen DaGue 54
Curt Will 54
Gary Biltgen 53
Tom Butcher 52
Sandy Tannenbaum 48
Ron Fields 39
Mary Laser 37
Gary Long 36
Dick Turner 35
Jack Smith 35
full list here