North Carolina


William Wofford caught a 15-pound, 14-ounce bass on a Bayou Boogie from a private pond in March of 1991. He was using a Lew’s Speed Spool and a Berkley Lightning rod when the big fish bit. His record has stood for 40 years in a state ripe with quality bass fishing.

See more about his story here: State Record Bass Doesn’t Net Perks