Monster for Maryland
When he set the hook, Justin Riley wasn't sure he had a largemouth bass on the end of his line.
After all, Maryland's Potomac River is home to many different species, and big catfish share the same waters. By the time he brought the fish to the net, though, Justin realized it was a bass — a giant that weighed 11.18 pounds and eclipsed the Maryland record for tidal water bass by more than 2 pounds.
If you could pick the conditions under which to catch a new state record fish, ...
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