BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - The 15th annual Mississippi Gulf Coast Billfish Classic is underway, and fish are hitting the scales. Scott Green caught this 585.9 pound Blue Marlin.
Green is from Morgan City, Louisiana. He's fishing on the boat "Testing the Water" from Orange Beach, Alabama.
The tournament wraps up Saturday night. The scales are open until 11pm tonight, and again on Saturday from 4pm to 11pm.
The event is being held at the Pt. Cadet Marina, right behind the Isle Casino Resort, and is free of charge for the viewing public.