Chester, Maryland Man Wins Top $1.8M Prize at White Marlin Open

The 2020 White Marlin Open has come to an end with a Maryland man winning top honors.

“Canyon Blues,” operated by Brandon Golueke of Chester, Maryland reeled in a 97 pound white marlin, yielding him a $1,850,000 dollar top prize.

Officials said despite Tropical Storm Isaias and the COVID-19 pandemic, this was the largest and most successful White Marlin Open in history.