JULY 7th – 10th, 2022

Debi and Austin Cartwright in Memory of Greg Cartwright

Deep Sea Roundup includes Offshore, Bay Surf, Fly Fishing and Junior Division plus a free Piggy Perch contest for the little guys and gals.

Whether registering to fish the Deep Sea Roundup through advanced-registration or registration at the door, you will be given a goodie bag, a keepsake personalized with  "86th Deep Sea Roundup"....

The “Roundup” is considered the best value among the Texas Coastal Tournaments!

Join us for this Historic Fishing Tournament and THE BEST FISHING IN TEXAS.


Michelle Sowers
Deep Sea Roundup Chairperson

(361) 332-9304


Assistant Chairperson

Kim Winton

(361) 548-8966

PO BOX 271
Port Aransas, TX 78373

2022 TV and Billfish Video Reviewing Committee

Dee Wallace and Robin Krenek

86th Deep Sea Roundup in Memory of  Mayor Charles Bujan, Jo Leta Gavit, Greg Cartwright, Wayne Crawford, Doug Daniell, Molly Nixon and Tammy Etheridge.

2022 Bill & Bo Horn Fish Fry Sponsors

2022 TV & Billfish Viewing Equipment Sponsors

  2022 Bronze Sponsors

2022 Nickel Sponsor

86th Deep Sea Roundup in Memory of  Mayor Charles Bujan, Jo Leta Gavit, Greg Cartwright, Wayne Crawford, Doug Daniell, Molly Nixon and Tammy Etheridge.

July 7th to 10th, 2022

Mark and Barbara Rodriguez

2022 Nautical Market

Peggy Ann Shrimp Company

  2022 Silver Sponsors

2022 Silent Auction Donors

Shawn and Sandy Etheridge, Eric Hanson

  Anthony’s Aveda Spa and Salon, Ascuba Venture, Discount Auto – Port Aransas, Bernie's Beach House, Bloody Buddy, Blow Dry Therapy, Blue Water Cowboy Saloon, Board House Surf & Skate, Bodies By Adam, Bonnie Cooper, Casa A Mano, Castaways Restaurant, Chris' Marine, Cita Coastal Resort Wear & Home Goods, Clawson’s Music, Clean Hair Salon, Coffee Waves, Destination Beach and Surf, Dr. Vijay Corpus Christi Plastic Surgery, Fish Tale Nautical Gift Shop & Boutique, Fly It Port A, Gambler Specialties, Gratitude, Half Price Books, IGA, Island Images Salon and Gifts, Island Motor Bikes, Jean Peters, Jo D's Ect., Kent and Reba Carnes, Mermaid Sketches at Island Made Art, Moby Dick's Restaurant, Natural Grocers, Painting with a Twist, Play Out Loud Music, Port A Fantastic Cart, Rentals, Port 'A' Outfitters, Port A South Jetty Newspaper, Portland Marine, Pure Line, Ready Ritas, Roam and Roam Home, Rock’s Discount, Salty Tales, Sisco D Ranch, Sly Customs, Smart Phone Repairz, South Texas Botanical Gardens, SurVive Infusion, The Connoisseur, The Dock on Mustang Island, The Ultimate Cheesecake Factory, Thurman’s Marine Inc – Private Charters NPI, Tippy Toes,
TKO Pain & Laser, Ultimate Cheesecake Factory, USS Lexington Museum, West Marine, Whataburger,
Winton's Candy Store, Woody's Sports Center, Yeti Coolers

      2022 Gold Sponsor

2022 Top Platinum Sponsor

2022 Deep Sea Roundup and Piggy Perch Contest Food Sponsor

The Deep Sea Roundup began in 1932 as the Tarpon Roundup and has grown from a handful of Port Aransas fishing and hunting guides pitting their skills against one another to the largest family fishing tournament on the Texas Gulf Coast.  The Roundup attracts anglers of all ages and skill levels.  Deep Sea Roundup draws over 800 contestants annually.

  2022 Junion Boatmen Association Sponsor

Deep Sea Roundup is holding the Nautical Market on Saturday during the tournament at Robert's Point Park. The market will be open from 12 to 6 Saturday July, 9th.

The vendors we have scheduled are Paige P. Designs by Paige Porter offering beautiful hand poured resin cutting boards, platters, earrings and more, Coastal Kids selling children's clothing and accessories, SurvIVe Infusion & Wellness with IV Hydration, B12 Injections and Seasickness Treatments, Hazey Dayz Boutique with women's clothing and accessories, TCC Plant Cabana a plant nursery, Usborne Books and More selling newborn to young adult books, Desert Flower offering  unique plant arrangements, gifts and accessories, Third Coast Decor Company with lovely shell wreaths, MJ Enterprises selling metal yard art and pottery, CUTCO with a variety of knives including fillet knives, The Hat Bar Co. helping you pick, create and rock your own beautiful hat and Salty Vibes Pottery selling handmade pottery, mugs, bowls, wall art plus more. 

Free Two Day Piggy Perch Contest

July 8th & 9th

  2022 Piggy  Perch Good Sportsmenship Award

Georgia Neblett

The Port Aransas Boatmen (PABA) are excited to announce they will again host the Deep Sea Roundup (DSR) at the Port Aransas Civic Center.  With volunteer help and community fishing spirit the PABA will hold the 2022 86th Deep Sea Roundup. The Deep Sea Roundup is the oldest fishing tournament on the Gulf Coast.  Registration day will be Thursday July 7th.  The Fishing Day and Piggy Perch contest will be on Friday and Saturday July 8th & 9th.  Awards and the Bill Horn Fish Fry will be on Sunday July 10th.  Advance Registration has commenced.  The fish categories will remain the same following the Texas and Federal fishing guidelines.  Mark your calendars now to attend, support the community spirit and fish in the tournament.  This is a tournament for all who wish to participate -- men, women, and youth with emphasis on fishing fun and excitement...

Keep in touch with the DSR by following us on Deep Sea Roundup Facebook page and sign up for updates on our website www.deepsearoundup.com . The monies from the Deep Sea Roundup are used to fund our scholarships for community students and support community youth activities.

For more information please contact Michelle Sowers, Chairperson, (361) 332-9304 or by email dsr@deepsearoundup.comAssistant Chairperson - Kim Winton (361) 548-8966

If there are businesses or individuals who would like to be sponsors or donate to this great tournament, please contact the chairperson.

  2022 Junior Boatman Raffle Sponsors

  2022 John Scott Piggy  Perch Trophy Sponsor

Trey, Jessica and Kate Zahn