First Derby Grand Slam Goes to a Fourth Grader
Steve Myrick
Aubrey Warburton, a fourth-grader at the Oak Bluffs school, has been fishing since she was five. When talking with the Gazette this week, she wore a “Girls Kick Bass” sweatshirt.
Read More

First Week of Derby Is All About the Stripers
Steve Myrick
Fishermen were hauling in plenty of stripers from shore, a total of 45 weighed in by Thursday morning. Weighmaster Mike Cassidy said it may be a sign of a healthier fish stock.
Read More

Kids Derby Ignites the Next Generation
The annual Kids Derby Day is Sunday, Sept. 16 from 6 to 8 a.m.
Read More

First Fish Is Weighed In and the Derby Is Officially Underway
Steve Myrick
Caitlyn Parkhurst of West Tisbury walked in with the first fish of the derby just five minutes afterweighmaster Roy Langley rang the opening bell.
Read More

Fish Fever Strikes as Derby Gets Underway
Every fall, the Vineyard is seized by fish fever as one of the East Coast’s best known saltwater fishing tournaments gets underway.
Read More
Derby Begins Sunday, Martha's Vineyard's Fall Classic
Steve Myrick
Lines go in the water at 12:01 Sunday morning as the 73rd derby begins.
Read More

Scientists and Derby Officials Team Up to Help Save Leatherback Turtles
Noah Asimow
Sea turtle specialists have documented a high number of leatherback turtle boat strikes this summer, including at least one off the Vineyard.
Read More

If the Key Fits; Derby Grand Prize Winners Are Crowned
Steve Myrick
Trish Lyman of Edgartown won a new car and John Stasiuk of Northford, Connn., took home a new boat at the derby awards ceremony held Sunday.
Read More

Wounded Warriors Find Peace of Mind in Vineyard Waters
Steve Myrick
Seven service veterans along with their families came to the Island this week to participate in the American Heroes Saltwater Challenge.
Read More

Tegan Fenner Proves Youth Can Rock the Derby
Steve Myrick
Thirteen-year-old Chilmark fisherman Tegan Fenner is is all over the junior division leader boards in the Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby.
Read More

Pages