CMR certifies youth division state fishing record

18-31-CWS | June 19, 2018

BILOXI, Miss. – The state Commission on Marine Resources on Tuesday certified a youth division state record for Hardhead Catfish (Ariopsis felis).


Greyson Borries, 3, of Vancleave set the record with a fish weighing 1 pound 12.97 ounces using conventional tackle.


Photos courtesy MS Department of Marine Resources


Greyson Borries


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