ST. THOMAS — Matthias Bitterwolf took home the prizes for biggest fish, best diver and most lionfish at the 8th annual St. Thomas Spearfishing Tournament on Saturday at Hull Bay.

Bitterwolf, 29, said his father bought him his first speargun at age 13 and he’s been honing his free-diving skills ever since.

— Contact Suzanne Carlson at 340-714-9122 or email