Phantom Outdoors Catch The HAMMER



Catch The HAMMER for 2021....If you catch the biggest bass for the 2021 season you will win a $50.00 Phantom Outdoors gift card for the biggest fish and a $25.00 Phantom Outdoors gift card for the second biggest fish.  We will post the current leaders, weight and pictures on this page throughout the 2021 season.  Come join us and catch the HAMMER and win up to $50.00.

Luke from Delaware wins the 2020 Catch the Hammer contest with a BIG 8.59 pounder caught on August 5th.  Second place was Kennard from Virginia with a nice 7.97 pounder caught on July 21st!


Gary from Virginia wins the 2019 Catch the Hammer contest with a 7.79 pounder caught on October 3rd.  Nice fish.  Gary backed that on up with a 7.12 pounder caught on May 27th.

Bill from Pennsylvania wins the 2018 Catch the Hammer contest with a nice 6.90 pounder on April 19.  This was Bill's personal best!!  Congratulations Bill!!!

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Jim from Ohio wins the number two spot on the Catch the Hammer contest.  Jim caught a 4.90 pounder on April 20.  Nice fish Jim!!!!

Kevin from Ohio wins the 2017 Catch the Hammer contest with a 6.28 pounder caught on June 27.  Nice fish Kevin!!!

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Gary wins the 2016 Catch the Hammer contest again with a 6.98 pounder!!!!

Gary from Virginia caught the winning fish, a beautiful 6.98 pounder on March 22, 2016.  Great fish Gary!!!

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A 5.38 pounder wins for 2015!!!!

Gary from Virginia wins the Catch the Hammer contest for 2015.  On the week of Thanksgiving, Gary booked two full days and a half day trip.  On those three days Gary caught a 4.80 pounder, a 5.09 pounder, and on the last day a 5.38 pounder to win the contest.  Thanks to all that fished with me this past year and good fishing Gary!!!

                  4.80 pounder                                                 5.09 pounder

                   5.38 pounder

   Video of the 5.38 pounder catch on November 25, 2015

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Bill from Virginia sets the new Hammer mark on August 12.  Bill caught a nice 4 pound 8 ounce bass to take the lead.

Alec from West Virginia has tied the contest with another 2 pound 6 ounce catch on June 11.

Gary from Virginia sets the "catch the Hammer" mark at 2 pounds 6 ounces!!!