Virginia Records

Freshwater Records

SpeciesWeightYouth WeightVA State Records
Bowfin10 lbs. 12 oz. (10.75 lbs.)6 lbs. 12.8 oz. (6.80 lbs.)10 lbs. 12 oz. (10.75 lbs.)
Bullhead (Yellow)0 lbs. 14.4 oz. (0.90 lbs.)0 lbs. 14.4 oz. (0.90 lbs.)no record
Carp (Butterfly)20 lbs. 12.8 oz. (20.80 lbs.)no recordno record
Carp (Common)45 lbs. 11.2 oz. (45.70 lbs.)38 lbs. 8 oz. (38.50 lbs.)45 lbs. 7 oz. (45.4375 lbs.)
Carp (Grass)67 lbs. 12.8 oz. (67.80 lbs.)51 lbs. 3.52 oz. (51.22 lbs.)no record
Carp (Mirror)29 lbs. 0 oz. (29.00 lbs.)no recordno record
Catfish (Blue)68 lbs. 14.4 oz. (68.90 lbs.)36 lbs. 8 oz. (36.50 lbs.)68 lbs. 14 oz. (68.875 lbs.)
Catfish (Channel)9 lbs. 14.4 oz. (9.90 lbs.)no recordno record
Catfish (Flathead)48 lbs. 11.2 oz. (48.70 lbs.)41 lbs. 9.6 oz. (41.60 lbs.) **44 lbs. 0 oz. (48.00 lbs.)
Gar (Longnose)22 lbs. 4 oz. (22.25 lbs.)15 lbs. 3.2 oz. (15.20 lbs.)23 lbs. 0 oz. (23.00 lbs.)
Gizzard ShadNOT ALLOWED
Goldfish3 lbs. 11.2 oz. (3.70 lbs.)3 lbs. 0 oz. (3.00 lbs.)3 lbs. 9 oz. (3.5625 lbs.)
Koi14 lbs. 4.8 oz. (14.30 lbs.)no recordno record
RedhorseNOT ALLOWED
Snakehead (Northern)16 lbs. 14.4 oz. (16.90 lbs.)15 lbs. 1.6 oz. (15.10 lbs.) **no record
* Indicates World Record ** Indicates Youth World Record

Saltwater Records

SpeciesWeightYouth WeightVA State Records
Atlantic Needlefish0 lbs. 5.76 oz. (0.36 lbs.)0 lbs. 2.24 oz. (0.14 lbs.)no records kept
Cobia36 lbs. 0 oz. (36.00 lbs.)no recordno records kept
Houndfish7 lbs. 0 oz. (7.00 lbs.)no recordno records kept
Mullet4 lbs. 6.4 oz. (4.40 lbs.)no recordno records kept
Spadefish (Atlantic)7 lbs. 7 oz. (7.44 lbs.)*no recordno records kept
Stingray (Atlantic)14 lbs. 4.8 oz. (14.30 lbs.)no recordno records kept
Stingray (Cownose)61 lbs. 0 oz. (61.00 lbs.)*45 lbs. 3.2 oz. (45.20 lbs.)no records kept
Stingray (Southern)99 lbs. 6.4 oz. (99.40 lbs.)no recordno records kept
Striped Burrfish0 lbs. 14.4 oz. (0.90 lbs.)no recordno records kept
* Indicates World Record ** Indicates Youth World Record