|Fish of the Week||
Eric Hamilton of Gilbert caught a 12-pound largemouth bass at Canyon Lake, Eric used a live night crawler.
A 4-pound, 10 ounce Rainbow trout was caught at Sunrise lake by Curtis Ives of Phoenix. This was one of five fish totaling 22 pounds caught on the day! Curtis used a silver Kastmaster. 22 pounds of trout, now that's a good day!
A 36 pound Amur Carp (Grass Carp) was caught in Encanto Park. The fish just missed the state record of 40 pounds, 3.68 ounces, probably had a couple of golfballs in him!! Gotta love golf course fishin'. At night that is!!
A 12 pound Largemouth Bass was caught at Canyon Lake by Jason Bennet of Tempe. Bennet caught the largemouth on a 8 inch "Bass Trix" in a rainbow trout pattern, he released the fish.
"Leave it as it is. You cannot improve it.
The ages have been at work on it and man can only mar it. What you can do is to
keep it for your children, your children's children, and for all who come
after you". -Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919)