2018 Prizes

King Mackerel Tournament

Level I King Mackerel

Prizes based on 50 Boat Cap

1st - $118,188*
2nd - $31,038*
3rd - $21,025*

* Total top 3 payout if all 50 boats enter all levels and are won accordingly

  • 1st Place: $30,000
  • 2nd Place: $10,000
  • 3rd Place: $7,000
  • 4th Place: $6,000
  • 5th Place: $5,000
  • 6th Place: $3,500
  • 7th Place: $3,000
  • 8th Place: $2,500
  • 9th Place: $2,000
  • 10th Place: $1,500

King Mackerel Tournament within a Tournament

Level II - Heaviest King Mackerel Friday

$8,500*

1st Place 50% 2nd Place 30%
3rd Place 20%

Level III - Heaviest King Mackerel Saturday

$8,500*

1st Place 50% 2nd Place 30%
3rd Place 20%

Level IV - Aggregate King Mackerel Weight

$21,250*

1st Place 50% 2nd Place 30%
3rd Place 20%

Level V - Heaviest King

$10,625*

1st Place 50% 2nd Place 30%
3rd Place 20%

Level VI - High Roller King Mackerel

$21,250*

1st Place 50% 2nd Place 30%
3rd Place 20%

Level VII - Winner Take All Mack Daddy

$53,125*


*TWT payout is based on 50 entries. To be eligible for these prizes, anglers must be entered in Level I. TWT payout increases or decreases proportionally based on the number of boats entering each level.

Other KMT Prize Awards

Trophies and Prizes awarded to:

Junior Angler

Under 16 by October 17, 2018
Sponsored by Jones-Onslow EMC
(trophies awarded through 10th place)

Lady Angler

Sponsored by Henry’s Muffler Shop
16 and older by October 17, 2018

Senior Angler

55 and older by October 17, 2018

Fish Closest to 37.00 lbs.

Fish closest to 37.00 pounds wins a Spray-In Bedliner from Crystal Coast Line-X.