North Carolina Records

Freshwater Records

SpeciesWeightYouth Weight
American Eel1 lbs. 1.6 oz. (1.10 lbs.)no record
Bowfin17 lbs. 9.6 oz. (17.60 lbs.) *11 lbs. 0 oz. (11.00 lbs.)
Buffalo (Bigmouth)44 lbs. 1.6 oz. (44.10 lbs.)no record
Buffalo (Smallmouth)52 lbs. 14.4 oz. (52.90 lbs.)no record
Carp (Butterfly)16 lbs. 4.8 oz. (16.30 lbs.)no record
Carp (Common)40 lbs. 1.6 oz. (40.10 lbs.)24 lbs. 0 oz. (24.00 lbs.)
Carp (Grass)68 lbs. 8 oz. (68.50 lbs.)27 lbs. 1.6 oz. (27.10 lbs.)
Carp (Mirror)29 lbs. 0 oz. (29.00 lbs.)no record
Carpsucker (Quillback)8 lbs. 1.6 oz. (8.10 lbs.)no record
Catfish (Blue)61 lbs. 14.4 oz. (61.90 lbs.)47 lbs. 1.6 oz. (47.10 lbs.)
Catfish (Channel)13 lbs. 14.4 oz. (13.90 lbs.)7 lbs. 14.4 oz. (7.90 lbs.)
Catfish (Flathead)56 lbs. 6.4 oz. (56.40 lbs.)no record
Catfish (White)6 lbs. 3.2 oz. (6.20 lbs.) *4 lbs. 0 oz. (4.00 lbs.) **
Gar (Longnose)26 lbs. 6.4 oz. (26.40 lbs.)20 lbs. 6.4 oz. (20.40 lbs.)
Gizzard Shad3 lbs. 8 oz. (3.50 lbs.)no record
Goldfish5 lbs. 1.6 oz. (5.10 lbs.)no record
Koi16 lbs. 12.8 oz. (16.80 lbs.)no record
Pacu5 lbs. 8 oz. (5.50 lbs.)no record
Redhorse (Golden)4 lbs. 1.92 oz. (4.12 lbs.)no record
Redhorse (River)4 lbs. 1.6 oz. (4.10 lbs.)4 lbs. 1.6 oz. (4.10 lbs.)
Redhorse (Shorthead)4 lbs. 0 oz. (4.00 lbs.)no record
Redhorse (Silver)5 lbs. 3.2 oz. (5.20 lbs.)no record
Sucker (White)2 lbs. 0 oz. (2.00 lbs.)2 lbs. 0 oz. (2.00 lbs.)
Tilapia3 lbs. 0.48 oz. (3.03 lbs.)no record
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Saltwater Records

SpeciesWeightYouth Weight
Black Drum50 lbs. 8 oz. (50.50 lbs)no record
Bluefish14 lbs. 4 oz. (14.25 lbs.) *no record
Cobia14 lbs. 9.6 oz. (14.60 lbs.)no record
Flounder8 lbs. 0 oz. (8.00 lbs.)5 lbs. 3.2 oz. (5.20 lbs.) **
Mullet6 lbs. 1.6 oz. (6.10 lbs.)2 lbs. 12.8 oz. (2.80 lbs.)
Puffer (Northern)0 lbs. 3.2 oz. (0.20 lbs.) *no record
Sheepshead9 lbs. 3.2 oz. (9.20 lbs.)6 lbs. 12.8 oz. (6.80 lbs.) **
Ray (Butterfly)27 lbs. 7 oz. (27.44 lbs.)no record
Ray (Spotted Eagle)300 lbs. 9.6 oz. (300.60 lbs.) *no record
Speckled Trout3 lbs. 11.2 oz. (3.70 lbs.)no record
Stingray (Southern)140 lbs. 0 oz. (140.00 lbs.) 59 lbs. 8 oz. (59.50 lbs.)
* Indicates World Record ** Indicates Youth World Record