NEW PENDING WORLD RECORD TAUG

This black fish or taug was caught January 2, 2015 by Kenneth Westerfeld on the boat “Fish Bound” with Captain Kain Bounds and mate Kevin Twilly. It has been officially weighed at Sunset Marina at 28.8 lbs. If confirmed it will become the new all tackle world record. Kenneth wrote on his Facebook wall, “I …

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North Carolina certifies new skipjack tuna record

MOREHEAD CITY – The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries has certified a new skipjack tuna state record. Matthew Charles Kelly of Chesapeake, Va., reeled in the 32-pound fish Aug. 31 while fishing in the Gulf Stream south of Hatteras Inlet. The previous state record skipjack tuna weighed 22 pounds, 3 ounces, and was caught off …

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New NC State Record Jack Crevalle

MOREHEAD CITY – The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries has certified a new state record jack crevalle, a fish commonly caught on ocean reefs. Frank Dalli of Wake Forest reeled in the 49-pound, 1.6-ounce fish April 2 at the Gulf Stream ledge, 65 miles off Wrightsville Beach. It measured 43 inches fork length and had …

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