CMR certifies two state fishing records

18-56-CWS | September 21, 2018

BILOXI, Miss. – The state Commission on Marine Resources on Tuesday certified two state fishing records.


C. Brennan Sanders of Diamondhead set the record for Inshore Lizardfish (Synodus foetenswith a fish weighing 5.5 ounces using conventional tackle.


Reagan McGarvey, 9, of Flower Mound, Texas, set a youth record using conventional tackle for Gulf Kingfish (Menticirrhus littoraliswith a fish weighing 1 pound, 8.72 ounces.


Photos courtesy MS Department of Marine Resources


$11.    C. Brennan Sanders

$12.    Reagan McGarvey


The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources is dedicated to enhancing, protecting and conserving marine interests of the state by managing all marine life, public trust wetlands, adjacent uplands and waterfront areas to provide for the optimal commercial, recreational, educational and economic uses of these resources consistent with environmental concerns and social changes. Visit the DMR online at