SIFC President Warren Teigen and long time club member and F.I.S.H. volunteer Claire Beckmann present F.I.S.H. CEO Maggie Feiner with 17 lbs of fileted sheepshead for needly local folks.  These fish were caught at the club's annnualy sheepshead outing. 

Final Angler of Year Standings for 2016-17 (full list here).  Low season score removed. 


The Sanibel Island Fishing Club's  Next Meeting is Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 at the Community House.  6:30pm for pizza followed by our meeting at 7:00.  

2017-18 Membership Form and Waiver.  Both must be current for member to fish in outings

Hunt Ethridge and Gary Biltgen are SIFC Anglers of the Year. 

In the season long competition for Angler of Year, Hunt and Gary tied.  Congratulations to both!! Final angler of year standings can be found to your right.  A full list can be found using this link

 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,

Captain Mary Laser's team (Gary Biltgen, Jack Smith, David Lewis) won the final outing of the 2016-17 season:  Tarpon!  This was Mary's 3rd victory of the season!!


Hunt Ethridge 96
Gary Biltgen 96
Mary Laser 95
Duane Thurow 94
David Lewis 93
Jack Smith 92
Curt Will 92
Allen DaGue 92
Ron Fields 75
Doug Mallon 69
Tom Butcher 69
full list here