Fishing and hunting enthusiasts, like Andrew Cunningham-Moorat, have claimed new fishing records in the state of Mississippi in 2021 — some even set by children!
The records set by fishing hobbyists in Mississippi include:
- Rodie Armes, 11, sets the youth record for catching Ladyfish with conventional tackle. The fish weighed 2 lbs, 11. 04 oz.
- Blake Bosarge, 13, sets the youth record for catching Scamp with conventional tackle. The fish weighed 20 lbs, 12 oz.
- Duston Conway set the all-around record for catching a Golden Tilefish weighing 20 lbs, 11.68 oz.
- Jordan Matthews set a conventional tackle record for Inshore Lizardfish, catching a fish weighing 9.1 oz.
An avid fisherman, Andrew Cunningham-Moorat is excited to see these records set. Congratulations on the great catches, guys!