Big Pickerel

Big Pickerel
What A Fight And Released to fight Another Day

Mike Miller

West Islip New York

Me And The Wife Got OPn the Lake About 9;30am Action within 5 min. Had Some Small Bass And Pickerel So I Headed To A Log Were Ive Caught Before So I Casted A Mepps Dressed Aglia #3 Red Blade Red Feather as soon as i Brought it passed the log Slam i was in it screamed out line 3 times i got it to the boat and saw how big it was so i told my wife to get the net and i said this is a nice fish. So got it to the boat and she netted it and then as soon as she did the hook came right out . So Measured it it was 25 1/2 inches And weighted 3.5 lbs What A Fish .

Species: Chain Pickerel

Date Caught: 05/06/2013

Kept / Released: Released

Region of Catch: Region 1

Length: 25 1/2 inches

Weight: 3

Lure / Bait used: Lure | Red On Red #3 Mepps Dressed Aglia

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