State Saltwater Records: Fly Fishing

Updated November 3, 2014

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Species Weight Length Date WaterBody Angler Bait/Lure
Barracuda, Great 26.20 52.75 Oct 29, 2006 Gulf of Mexico Dave Speer Fly Rod, blue/white ep baitfish 
Bluefish 3.00 19.25 Dec 6, 2004 Gulf of Mexico Cory Martenson Fly Rod, Corey's inverted rooster 
Chub, Bermuda 3.63 18.13 Sep 6, 2001 Gulf of Mexico Jim Darnell Fly Rod, clouser minnow 
Cobia 53.44 56.00 Jun 27, 2005 Gulf of Mexico Robert Sloan Fly Rod, Bone Head 
Croaker, Atlantic 0.53 10.75 Aug 20, 2001 Galveston Bay Kenneth Thyssen Fly Rod,  
Dolphin 11.56 39.50 Aug 29, 2000 Gulf of Mexico Jeffery Pierce Fly Rod, Jeff's mackerel fly 
Drum, Black 43.56 43.50 Aug 26, 2007 San Antonio Bay Mark Murray Fly Rod, Horbey Spoon Fly 
Drum, Red 39.13 48.00 Oct 1, 2008 Upper Laguna Madre Dr. E. Stanton Shoemaker Fly Rod, polar bear slider 
Flounder, Other 4.30 20.75 Aug 22, 2000 Lower Laguna Madre Skipper Ray Fly Rod,  
Flounder, Southern 6.06 23.50 Nov 10, 2005 Gulf of Mexico Robert Campbell Fly Rod, Scott 9' Phillips Header 
Herring, Skipjack 3.34 26.50 Oct 11, 2001 Gulf of Mexico Frank Budd Fly Rod, clouser 
Jack, Almaco 3.25 19.50 Jan 1, 2014 Gulf of Mexico Barry Osborn Fly Rod, clouser 
Jack, Crevalle 30.00 40.00 Sep 17, 2009 Gulf of Mexico Ronald Cruse Fly Rod, clouser 
Jack, Horse-eye 8.70 29.13 Jun 17, 2001 Gulf of Mexico Robert Sloan Fly Rod,  
Kingfish, Gulf 0.88 12.50 Nov 10, 2001 Gulf of Mexico Thomas Sheehan Fly Rod, clooser deep minnow 
Kingfish, Southern 1.19 14.25 Jul 9, 2000 Galveston Bay Kenneth Thyssen Fly Rod, epoxy shrimp 
Ladyfish 4.20 26.88 Oct 18, 2003 Lower Laguna Madre Skipper Ray Fly Rod, clouser minnow 
Mackerel, King 30.00 53.00 Aug 31, 2002 Gulf of Mexico Edwin Shih Fly Rod,  
Mackerel, Spanish 6.60 30.88 Jul 29, 2007 Gulf of Mexico Christopher Golla Fly Rod, Smartt christmas minnow 
Midshipman, Atlantic 0.88 33.75 Dec 2, 1999 Upper Laguna Madre Thomas Sheehan Fly Rod, chartruese/white clse dp 
Pinfish 0.80 12.00 Jun 27, 2003 Corpus Christi Bay Jim Darnell Fly Rod, clouser minnow 
Pompano, African 8.60 30.00 Aug 28, 2006 Gulf of Mexico Stan Nabozny Fly Rod, white chum fly 
Pompano, Florida 3.91 21.00 Jul 3, 2000 Gulf of Mexico Gary Shelton Fly Rod, pink rattling clouser 
Remora 3.10 28.00 Oct 29, 2006 Gulf of Mexico Scott Horn Fly Rod, ep blue white 
Runner, Blue 5.50 24.25 Aug 7, 2003 Gulf of Mexico Whitner Dietrich Fly Rod, chum fly 
Runner, Rainbow 0.54 12.63 Aug 17, 2001 Gulf of Mexico Kenneth Thyssen Fly Rod,  
Seatrout, Sand 1.31 15.00 Dec 18, 2006 Corpus Christi Bay Filip Spencer Fly Rod,  
Seatrout, Spotted 15.60 37.25 May 23, 2002 Lower Laguna Madre Carl Rowland Fly Rod,  
Shark, Atlantic Sharpnose 9.50 38.00 Aug 17, 2006 Gulf of Mexico Brandon Shuler Fly Rod, blue deceiver 
Shark, Blacktip 37.25 54.50 Sep 11, 2005 Gulf of Mexico Clifton Blair Fly Rod, blueback herring 
Shark, Silky 8.60 34.00 Aug 21, 1999 Gulf of Mexico Robert Sloan Fly Rod, streamer 
Sheepshead 6.10 22.25 May 23, 2005 Lower Laguna Madre Dan Coley Fly Rod, Coley rattling shrimp 
Snapper, Gray 10.13 26.00 Aug 11, 2001 Gulf of Mexico Casey Cox Fly Rod, Casey's half & half 
Snapper, Red 11.69 28.75 Sep 10, 2007 Gulf of Mexico Casey Cox Fly Rod,  
Snapper, Vermilion 0.67 12.25 Oct 7, 2013 Gulf of Mexico Barry Osborn Fly Rod, Big Eye Clouser 
Snook, common 12.00 37.00 Sep 21, 2013 Lower Laguna Madre Christopher M. Holley Fly Rod, black rabbit zonker 
Spadefish, Atlantic 2.07 14.75 Jul 21, 2000 Gulf of Mexico Connie Mack Moran Fly Rod, chartreuse clouser 
Tripletail 8.63 23.50 Aug 15, 2011 Aransas Bay Charles (Chuck) Naiser Fly Rod, seaducer 
Tuna, Blackfin 24.20 36.50 Aug 8, 2004 Gulf of Mexico Robert Sloan Fly Rod, streamer 
Tunny, Little 13.90 29.50 Aug 1, 2006 Gulf of Mexico Brandon Shuler Fly Rod, Darren's Green Back 
Wahoo 13.50 41.00 Jul 28, 2002 Gulf of Mexico Cary Toland Fly Rod,  

 


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