Massachusetts Saltwater Game Fish Records as of 8/30/12

SpeciesWeightLocationDateAngler
Albacore65 lb.CanyonAugust 23, 2003Tommy Good
Bigeye Tuna231 lb. Sept 2010Randy Prada
Black Sea Bass8 lb. 15 oz.Buzzards BayMay 2007Aaron Costa
Bluefish27 lb. 4 oz.Graves LightSeptember 11, 1982Louis Gordon
Bluefin Tuna1,228 lb.Cape Cod BaySeptember 23, 1984Marlene Goldstein
Blue Marlin701 lb.FishtailsJuly 26, 1992Walter Morrison
Blue Shark458 lb. 2 oz.Jeffreys Ledge2011Ethan Lynch
Bonito13 lb. 8 oz.NB DikeSeptember 23, 2002Eddie Gomez
Cod92 lb.Jeffreys LedgeJuly 5, 1987Robert Radzik
Coho Salmon18 lb. 8 oz.North RiverJanuary 21, 1986James Lewis
Cusk34 lb. 4 oz.Stellwagen BankJuly 15, 1990Gabe Silvestrone
Dolphin61 lb. 3 oz.Veatch CanyonAugust 8, 2009Ty Warren
False Albacore19 lb. 5 oz.EdgartownSeptember 27, 1990Donald MacGillivray
Fluke21 lb. 8 oz.Nomans IslandSeptember 25, 1980Joseph Czapiga
Haddock20 lb.Stellwagon Bank1972Don Rehnstrom
 20 lb.Boston LightshipAugust 3, 1974Joseph Gelsomini
Halibut321 lb.Massachusetts BayJuly 21, 1965Norman Cournoyer
King Mackerel8 lb. 6 oz.Lucas Shoals2008Tim Broderick
Mackerel3 lb. 8 oz.Hampton ShoalOctober 9, 1994Steve Ostrander
Mako Shark (Shortfin)1,324 lb.Mass BayJuly 27, 1999Kevin Scola
Pollock48 lb. 2 oz.Cashes LedgeSeptember 14, 1992Sal Mocerino
Porbeagle Shark495 lb.Off Martha's Vineyard2011Jesse Siegal
Scup5 lb. 14 oz.Nomans Land IslandOctober 17, 1983Robert Pimental
Spanish Mackerel8 lb.Vineyard Sound2011Joe Canha
Striped Bass73 lb.Quick's Hole1913Charles Church
 73 lb.Sow & Pigs1967Charles Cinto
 73 lb.Nauset BeachNovember 3, 1981Anton Stetzko
Swordfish646 lb.Nomans Land Island1972Albert Little
Tautog22 lb. 9 oz.Gay HeadJune 29, 1978Michael Horsely
Thresher Shark630 lb.Off Martha's Vineyard2011Timothy Delude
Wahoo131 lb. 5 oz.Atlantis CanyonSeptember 23, 2006Kenneth Abbott
Weakfish18 lb. 12 oz.Buzzards BayAugust 19, 1984George Mahoney
White Marlin131 lb.NantucketJuly 30, 1982Ted Nfatzger
Winter Flounder8 lb. 2 oz.Georges BankJuly 12, 1996Tom Hillebrand
Wolffish55 lb. 8 oz.Cape Cod BayJune 19, 2000Andrew Glovsky
Yellowfin Tuna187 lb.NantucketAugust 5, 1990Mark Bojoukos

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