20 inch, 5lb large-mouth caught out of Wyman
by Keith Stewart
Nathan Riley is 12 years old. He’s been fishing for only a couple years. He is mostly self-trained too, having watched dozens of YouTube videos on the sport. And it was he who was by himself at little ol’ Wyman Lake when he supposedly caught a 20-inch, 5-pound., 7-ounce large mouth bass on a cold March morning.
Sounds a little fishy.
Perhaps some doubt could, in fact, be cast if there wasn’t a photo or two of the Sullivan middle schooler showing off his fresh catch. His friends at school can’t deny it–Riley has shown them photos on his cellphone. It’s the reel-deal.
Bad fishing puns aside, Riley’s catch is the biggest of his life so far and a young life at that.
He first got into fishing after seeing the line and reel for the first time. Read More