The Quest for a Record Smallmouth
As far as most bass fishermen are concerned, the number to beat is 22 pounds, 4 ounces. To smallmouth bass fishermen, it is 11-15.
In talk of world record bass, several unavoidable names exist: George Perry, Mac Weakley, Bob Crupi. Rarely do you hear about David Hayes, John Gorman or Billy Westmorland. All have caught world class fish, so why is there such disparity between the two camps?
The answer lies in the species of fish they caught. Fair or not, it is undeniable that largemouth ...
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