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Rhode Island

Freshwater Fishing

Sportfishing Records

RI Sportfishing Records 2020 - Freshwater

Species

Weight

Length

Date

Location

Angler

Smallmouth Bass 5 lbs. 15 oz. 22.5" 9/77 Wash Pond B. Ferris - Wakefield, RI
Largemouth Bass 11 lbs. 3.2 oz. 25" 4/16 Johnson’s Pond B. Migliore - Sterling, CT
Bluegill 2 lbs. 1 oz. 12" 8/87 C. Rizzo - Pascoag, RI
Pumpkinseed 13.6 oz. 10.5" 8/20 Block Island J. Agosta - Rye, NY
Black Crappie 3 lbs. 15" 7/76 Watchaug Pond R. Sevegny - Pawtucket, RI
Yellow Perch 2 lbs. 4 oz. 13.5" 2/87 Pascoag Reservoir D. LaRochelle - Glendale, RI
White Perch 2lbs 7.28 oz. 16.25" 11/18 Narrow River P. Warner - Narragansett, RI
Carp 32 lbs. 8 oz. 37" 6/01 Tiogue Lake S. Wasilewski - Hope Valley, RI
Brown Bullhead 4lbs. 9.44 oz. 18.5" 8/98 H. Laramee - Cumberland, RI
White Catfish 16 lbs. 12 oz. 33" 8/94 Tiogue Lake L. Angell - Coventry, RI
Chain Pickerel 6 lbs. 14 oz. 27.75" 8/05 Beach Pond T. Egan - Hope Valley, RI
Northern Pike 35 lbs. 47.5" 10/87 Hundred Acre Pond D. LaRose - Coventry, RI
Brook Trout 3 lbs. 12 oz. 21" 10/84 Wyoming Pond R. Boucher, Jr. - Warwick, RI
Brown Trout 7 lbs. 9 oz. 26" 4/00 Wallum Lake R. Groleau - Blackstone, MA
Rainbow Trout 12 lbs. 9.12 oz. 29.75" 12/20 Barber Pond J. Rogers - North Kingstown, RI
Golden Rainbow Trout 11 lbs. 0.360 oz. 27.5" 4/19 Olney Pond J. Lopez, Jr. - Central Falls, RI
Atlantic Salmon Domestic, stocked (landlocked) 21 lbs. 9 oz. 41" 1/04 Barber Pond R. Maldonis - Arlington, MA

RI Sportfishing Records 2020 - Saltwater

Species

Weight

Length

Date

Location

Angler

Sea Bass 8 lbs. 7.25 oz. 26" 10/81 Block Island K. McDuffie - Pascoag, RI
Striped Bass 77 lbs. 6.4 oz 52" 6/11 Block Island P. Vican - E. Greenwich, RI
Bluefish 26 lbs. 39" 8/81 D. Deziel - Woonsocket, RI
Bonito 13 lbs. 10/95 Westerly R. Gliottone - Exeter, RI
Cod 71 lbs. 6/65 M. Deciantis - Warwick, RI
Summer Flounder 17 lbs. 8 oz. 1962 Narrow River G. Farmer - Warwick, RI
Winter Flounder 6 lbs. 7 oz. 23" 8/90 Galilee A. Pearson - Cranston, RI
King Mackerel 12 lbs. 3 oz. 40" 8/00 Point Judith A. Camilleri - Chester, CT
Atlantic Mackerel 1lb 1.6 oz. 14" 11/18 T. Rovinelli - Providence, RI
Pollock 28 lbs. 8 oz. 5/95 A. Jacobs - Lincoln, RI
Scup 5 lbs. 20.25" 10/90 J. Yurwitz - Block Island, RI
American Shad (Closed) 6 lbs. 8 oz. 25" 4/85 Runnins River W. Socha - Warren, RI
Hickory Shad 2 lbs. 11 oz. 20" 11/89 Narrow River M. Pickering - Lincoln, RI
Blue Shark 431 lbs. 2 oz. 12'6" 11/06 Cox Ledge G. Gross - Fairfield, NJ
Mako Shark 718 lbs. 10'6" 6/93 S. Block Island W. Alessi - Boston, MA
Swordfish 588 lbs. 8/18 Atlantic L. Banfield - Saunderstown, RI
Squeteague 16 lbs. 8.72 oz. 36" 5/07 Greenwich Bay R. Moeller - N. Kingstown, RI
Tautog 21 lbs. 4 oz. 11/54 Jamestown C.W. Sunquist
Bluefin Tuna 1142 lbs. 12 oz. 9/71 Block Island J. Dempsey
Yellowfin Tuna 265 lbs. 6' 10/97 The Dip R. Hughes - Arlington, MA
White Marlin 125 lbs. 8' 0.5" 8/87 S. Block Island J. Luty, Sr. - Preston, CT