Kentucky Records

Freshwater Records

SpeciesBAA WeightBAA Youth Weight
Bowfin16 lbs. 8 oz. (16.50 lbs.) no record
Buffalo (Bigmouth)52 lbs. 3.2 oz. (52.20 lbs.)21 lbs. 9.6 oz. (21.60 lbs.)
Buffalo (Black)83 lbs. 8 oz. (83.50 lbs.) *no record
Buffalo (Smallmouth)90 lbs. 1.6 oz. (90.10 lbs.)50 lbs. 3.2 oz. (50.20 lbs.)
Carp (Bighead)94 lbs. 14.4 oz. (94.90 lbs.)61 lbs. 0 oz. (61.00 lbs.)
Carp (Black)29 lbs. 0 oz. (29.00 lbs.) *no record
Carp (Common)43 lbs. 14.4 oz. (43.90 lbs.)31 lbs. 7.68 oz. (31.48 lbs.)
Carp (Grass)62 lbs. 0 oz. (62.00 lbs.)51 lbs. 0 oz. (51.00 lbs.)
Carp (Mirror)26 lbs. 3.2 oz. (26.20 lbs.)no record
Carp (Silver)46 lbs. 15.36 oz. (46.96 lbs.) *29 lbs. 0 oz. (29.00 lbs.)
Carpsucker (Quillback)6 lbs. 12.8 oz. (6.80 lbs.)4 lbs. 4 oz. (4.25 lbs.)
Carpsucker (River)6 lbs. 6.4 oz. (6.40 lbs.)no record
Catfish (Blue)62 lbs. 9 oz. (62.5625 lbs.)no record
Catfish (Channel)7 lbs. 3.2 oz. (7.20 lbs.)4 lbs. 3.2 oz. (4.20 lbs.)
Catfish (Flathead)66 lbs. 0 oz. (66.00 lbs.)no record
Freshwater Drum19 lbs. 0 oz. (19.00 lbs.)6 lbs. 12.8 oz. (6.80 lbs.)
Gar (Longnose)41 lbs. 6.4 oz. (41.40 lbs.)30 lbs. 2 oz. (30.125 lbs.)
Gar (Shortnose)5 lbs. 12.8 oz. (5.80 lbs.)3 lbs. 1.6 oz. (3.10 lbs.)
Gar (Spotted)12 lbs. 6 oz. (12.375 lbs.)8 lbs. 12.8 oz. (8.80 lbs.)
Gizzard Shad3 lbs. 0 oz. (3.00 lbs.)0 lbs. 6.4 oz. (0.40 lbs.)
Goldfish3 lbs. 3 oz. (3.1875 lbs.)2 lbs. 11.2 oz. (2.70 lbs.)
Koi18 lbs. 12.8 oz. (18.80 lbs.)no record
Koi (Butterfly)5 lbs. 12.8 oz. (5.80 lbs.)no record
Mooneye1 lbs. 1.6 oz. (1.10 lbs.)0 lbs. 9.6 oz. (0.60 lbs.)
Mullet4 lbs. 0 oz. (4.00 lbs.)no record
Northern Hogsucker1 lbs. 8 oz. (1.50 lbs.)no record
Paddlefish82 lbs. 6.4 oz. (82.40 lbs.)47 lbs. 6.4 oz. (47.40 lbs.) **
Redhorse (No Species ID)9 lbs. 15 oz. (9.9375 lbs.)no record
Redhorse (River)10 lbs. 4.8 oz. (10.30 lbs.)7 lbs. 1.6 oz. (7.10 lbs.)
Redhorse (Smallmouth)3 lbs. 0 oz. (3.00 lbs.) *no record
Shovelnose Sturgeon1 lbs. 14.4 oz. (1.90 lbs.)1 lbs. 8 oz. (1.50 lbs.) **
Sucker (Blue)13 lbs. 0 oz. (13.00 lbs.) *9 lbs. 3.2 oz. (9.20 lbs.) **
Sucker (No Species ID)2 lbs. 13 oz. (2.8125 lbs.)no record
Sucker (Spotted)3 lbs. 4.8 oz. (3.30 lbs.)1 lbs. 6.4 oz. (1.40 lbs.)
* indicates World Record ** indicates Youth World Record