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Manistee monster

Updated: March 5, 2010, 4:53 PM ET
Special to ESPNOutdoors.com

Tom Healy is now an IGFA world record holder, but one aspect he recalls fondly of his big day is the people of Manistee, Mich., and their respect for his huge catch.

Healy might have been a bit overshadowed by Japan's Manabu Kurita and his IGFA world record 22-pound, 4-ounce largemouth bass that tied a 77 year-old record, but his IGFA All-Tackle world record brown trout is an equally impressive "holy grail" of freshwater fish species.

By a pound and three ounces, Healy, of Rockford, ...

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