Tag Archives: Record Catch

Colorado Kayak Angler Sets State Crappie Record Using Cutting-Edge Sonar

January 24, 2024 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Brandy

A kayak angler proudly displays the state-record crappie caught in Colorado. Eric Allee proudly showcases the new state-record black crappie he landed in November. Photograph by Eric Allee Colorado may not be the first place that comes to mind when …

Darlington Angler Thomas Over Jr. Reels in a Record Bass in Maryland

January 19, 2024 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Sarah

Hold onto your fishing hats, folks! Thomas Over Jr., the angling extraordinaire from Darlington, has just secured his spot in piscatorial history by bagging the Maryland state record for rock bass. Move over, regular-sized fish – we’ve got a 1.0-pound …

Angler Snags Massive Wels Catfish, Shuns Potential Record for the Love of Fishing

January 8, 2024 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Sarah

A skilled angler in England, Tomas Marcinkevicius, recently reeled in an extraordinary 133-pound wels catfish at a catch-and-release pay lake in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire. This colossal catch appears to surpass the official British record of 62 pounds set in 1997 at …

Missouri Angler Achieves Record-breaking Catch within 15 Minutes of Fishing Outing

December 26, 2023 | 🪝 Baitshop Life | Baitshop Brandy

In a stroke of extraordinary luck, Anthony Rozniak from St. Peters, Missouri, had his fishing trip plans upended when, just 15 minutes into his outing with his brother on the Missouri River, he reeled in a remarkable 3-pound skipjack herring, …

Impressive 13.5-Pound Tautog Catch Amidst Challenging Weather Conditions

December 18, 2023 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Rob

As the “12 Days of Christmas” shopping spree continues at Atlantic Tackle, the local fishing community in Ocean City, MD, faced some tumultuous weather in the past 24 hours. A forecasted Nor’easter swept through the area, unleashing high winds, relentless …

Massachusetts Angler Sets Historic North Carolina Fishing Record

November 29, 2023 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Rob

In a groundbreaking feat, Massachusetts angler Matthew Frattasio has secured the first-ever fishing record for a specific species in North Carolina. Frattasio achieved this remarkable accomplishment while aboard Riptide Charters, led by Captain Terry Nugent, near Morehead City. The record-setting …

Discovering the Largest Halibut Ever Caught in British Columbia

November 13, 2023 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Brandy

The diverse fishing opportunities in British Columbia, boasting over 20,000 lakes and a Pacific Ocean coastline, attract anglers seeking various species, including salmon and flatfish. Rainbow trout dominates local catches. Among the notable catches, the Pacific halibut takes the spotlight. …

Connecticut Angler Achieves State Record with Massive “Taugzilla” Tautog Catch

November 7, 2023 | 🪝 Featured | Baitshop Garrett

A young angler from Connecticut, Aiden Cole, has made history with an incredible catch that’s sending ripples of excitement through the local fishing community. Aiden reeled in a colossal 36-inch, 28.75-pound tautog, affectionately dubbed “Taugzilla” among anglers. The remarkable feat …

South Dakota Angler Shatters State Walleye Record

November 3, 2023 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Rob

In a remarkable angling feat, South Dakota resident Aaron Schuck has carved his name into the state’s fishing history books with a monumental walleye catch. The South Dakota Department of Game, Fish & Parks proudly announced this impressive achievement, underscoring …

Record-Breaking Blue Marlin Catch in Alabama Waters: A Once-in-a-Lifetime Feat

October 23, 2023 | 🪝 Fishing News | Baitshop Brandy

In the world of fishing, few moments rival the thrill of reeling in a colossal catch. Recently, off the picturesque coast of Alabama, a group of fishermen may have etched their names into angling history with a massive blue marlin …