A new world record striped bass has been certified by the IGFA as the all-tackle world record. The striper, caught by North Branford, Connecticut resident Greg Myerson measured 54 inches and weighed 81.88 pounds.
Myerson's fish beat the existing striper record of 78
pounds 8 ounces, which was set by Al McReynolds on Sept. 21, 1982,
Atlantic City, New Jersey. McReynolds fish measured 53" in Length
with a 34 1/2"Girth weighing in at 78 lbs 8oz.
Catching the World Record Striped Bass with pictures by Greg Myerson