Video:14-foot great white shark tagged off South Carolina

A 14-foot great white shark has been tagged off South Carolina. Chip Michalove with Outcast Sports Fishing caught the female shark February 1. The group was 16 miles off the coast of Hilton Head when they hooked the large female. Once the shark was near the boat, it was fitted with tracking devices, but during the tagging, the shark managed to take a bite of the boat. “Just like any animal, they want to get the hell out of town,” Michalove told WLTX19. “You grab anything wild they’re going to…

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Hilton Head Great White Shark

Hilton Head has a new resident, a great white shark. Chip Michalove was fishing last Friday when something picked up his bait and took off like a ‘freight train.’ The seasoned fisherman told the Island Packet “When you see it move that fast, you move like lightning,” he said. “It just kicks you into another gear. It’s an incredible experience.” He brought the shark up to the boat, where his crew was able to snap a few photos. Although he has caught other species of sharks, great whites have a…

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