Team wins multiple awards at Miami Dolphins Fishing Tournament

Team wins multiple awards at Miami Dolphins Fishing Tournament

By: Abigail Richards

Team made a splash at the annual Miami Dolphins Fishing Tournament. The one-day event allows anglers to show off their skills for a good cause, and the representatives of made their mark on the competition with an impressive showing. 

Barbara Rodrigues, sales director for, took home three glass trophies in recognition of her excellent efforts. She won the Ladies Overall category, as well as First Place Largest Tuna and Overall Largest Tuna after reeling in a remarkable fish. 

Other categories that handed out recognition awards included the largest Kingfish, Dolphin and Wahoo, but Rodrigues stole the show with her angling skills and large catch. 

The 17th annual Miami Dolphins Fishing Tournament, which took place May 18, benefited the Miami Dolphins Foundation and all of its charitable endeavors. In addition to the tournament, there was a silent auction, live entertainment and award ceremony, all at the Miami Beach Marina. Participants got to meet and mingle with the Dolphins' cheerleaders and some current players, coaches and alumni, making it a special event for everyone involved.