Bak Bar Wins 49th Big Rock

Morehead City - Bak Bar has won the 49th annual Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament in Morehead City after bringing a 613 pound blue marlin to the scales shortly after 11pm Friday night. Bak Bar needed nearly six hours to land its fish and another three to reach port. Their catch knocked Licketysplit from the top spot on the Big Rock leader board. Captain Tommy Lewis' son Montuke was the angler. Top prize for the Big Rock is a little more than $800,000. Licketysplit finished second followed by Maggie in third.