Ken Beam

Bowfin caught by Pierce Dopkin fishing on 10/03/17

Posted by Ken Beam Expert Member about 1 month ago

Bowfin caught by Pierce Dopkin fishing on 10/03/17
Bowfin caught by Pierce Dopkin fishing on Tuesday October 03, 2017 at 09:32

This is my friend`s eight year old Son Pierce........How exciting was this for this little boy???!!! Awesome!!!

As posted by NJ Division of Fish & Wildlife;

DFW officially certified - new state record bowfin!!!

Pierce Dopkin of Clementon, NJ, reeled in the new state record Bowfin on July 28, 2017. The fish weighed 11 pounds, 8.5 ounces eclipsing the previous state record by 10.5 ounces. The fish measured 31.7” in length and had a girth of 17.1”. Pierce was fishing from the shore of Matua Creek when the fish hit. Pierce was using a Shimano rod and reel with 20-pound braided line and a shiner for bait.

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Bassassin 201

Awesome Job lil Man !! That's pretty Cool to have your Name in History forever ! I'm still trying , maybe I'm targeting the Wrong Species ..lol

Posted by Bassassin 201 Expert Member 21 days ago

Dennis Huskins

Wow! What a catch! To be a state record holder is a dream come true. You have done, at such a young age, what many others will never do with a life time of fishing.

Posted by Dennis Huskins Elite Member about 1 month ago

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