Water Body Records for San Antonio Bay

Updated November 14, 2018

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Weight Records

This page ranks weight records caught by rod & reel, fly rod and bow fishing. All-Tackle rankings are displayed on a separate page.

All-Ages

Rod & Reel
Species Weight Length Date Angler Bait or Lure
Bass, Hybrid Striped 8.75 25.00 Apr 14, 1993 James Potts  
Bass, Striped 7.22 28.50 Apr 21, 1990 Joseph H. DiStefano  
Catfish, Hardhead 2.44 18.27 Apr 29, 1997 Lyndon Curry  
Drum, Black 43.56 43.50 Aug 26, 2007 Mark Murray Fly Rod, Horbey Spoon Fly 
Drum, Red 28.00 42.00 Jul 4, 1998 Tracy Drews  
Flounder, Southern 8.10 25.25 Sep 30, 2017 Charlie Barton custom 
Jack, Crevalle 26.36 41.50 Oct 27, 2002 Ted Baker Fly Rod, streamer 
Kingfish, Southern 1.38 15.00 Jun 4, 2006 Max Freytag shrimp 
Ladyfish 3.88 26.14 Aug 22, 1995 Lyndon Curry  
Lefteye Flounders 1.80 13.25 Feb 11, 2000 Walter McLendon Fly Rod, red/white bendback 
Pinfish 0.88 11.50 Dec 2, 2010 Sherry Roberds live shrimp 
Seatrout, Spotted 11.10 30.50 Apr 29, 1995 Mark Idoux  
Sheepshead 9.50 23.75 Jul 24, 2006 Clinton Dentler dead shrimp 
Fly Fishing
Species Weight Length Date Angler Bait or Lure
Drum, Black 43.56 43.50 Aug 26, 2007 Mark Murray Horbey Spoon Fly 
Drum, Red 8.94 29.00 Oct 27, 2003 Stan Nabozny Horbey Spoonfly 
Jack, Crevalle 26.36 41.50 Oct 27, 2002 Ted Baker streamer 
Ladyfish 2.31 22.00 Aug 11, 2003 Stan Nabozny Horbey Spoonfly 
Lefteye Flounders 1.80 13.25 Feb 11, 2000 Walter McLendon red/white bendback 
Seatrout, Spotted 2.15 19.50 Feb 13, 2000 Peter Logan  
Bow Fishing
Species Weight Length Date Angler
Flounder, Southern 4.56 20.63 Dec 20, 2013 Blake Carter
Ladyfish 2.60 23.00 Aug 15, 2014 Blake Carter
Mullet, Striped 3.45 21.50 Aug 29, 2014 Blake Carter
Ray, Cownose 24.13 0.00 Mar 22, 2014 Blake Carter
Sheepshead 9.10 22.75 Mar 13, 2014 Ison Sadler
Stingray, Southern 30.94 0.00 Mar 22, 2014 Blake Carter

Note: Bow fishing for blue, channel and flathead catfish was legal only from September 1, 2006 to August 31, 2008. Applications for bow fishing records can no longer be accepted for these species.

Junior Angler

Rod & Reel
Species Weight Length Date Angler Bait or Lure
Drum, Red 4.38 24.00 Jun 3, 2006 Max Freytag spoon 
Flounder, Southern 6.00 23.50 Jun 23, 2017 Skylar J. Haddock hogie swim tail 
Jack, Crevalle 21.00 39.25 Aug 4, 2006 Casey Howard Texas trout killer 
Kingfish, Southern 1.38 15.00 Jun 4, 2006 Max Freytag shrimp 
Ladyfish 2.47 24.00 Jul 28, 2005 Matthew Curry spoon 
Seatrout, Spotted 2.06 17.00 Jun 5, 2006 Alan Freytag spoon 
Bow Fishing
Species Weight Length Date Angler
Flounder, Southern 4.56 20.63 Dec 20, 2013 Blake Carter
Ladyfish 2.60 23.00 Aug 15, 2014 Blake Carter
Mullet, Striped 3.45 21.50 Aug 29, 2014 Blake Carter
Ray, Cownose 24.13 0.00 Mar 22, 2014 Blake Carter
Sheepshead 9.10 22.75 Mar 13, 2014 Ison Sadler
Stingray, Southern 30.94 0.00 Mar 22, 2014 Blake Carter

Catch and Release Records (by length)

All Ages

Rod & Reel
Species Length Date Angler Bait or Lure
Ladyfish 21.50 Aug 20, 2010 Jacob Bolton spinner bait