big flathead catfish in owensboro

Discussion in 'KENTUCKY RIVERS TALK' started by crazyKat, Jul 15, 2009.

  1. crazyKat

    crazyKat New Member

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    went out last night here in owensboro just to try my new rod holders. just drifted maybe 30 minutes got a few bites and caught a 10 pound blue. got back to the ramp and a buddy of mine randall and jeff was out also maybe quarter mile from me in deeper water. they landed a 59 pound flathead. dang the luck.:tounge_out: i was so close yet so far away :smile2:
     
  2. katcatchingfool

    katcatchingfool New Member

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    I feel your pain. Im alway a day late and a dollar short.:smile2:
     

  3. lance

    lance New Member

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    I'd be happy catching a 10lber ! But then again I concentrate on eaters .
     
  4. Ky_Katter91

    Ky_Katter91 New Member

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    What body of water is that? The kentucky river or the ohio?
     
  5. fishassasin

    fishassasin New Member

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    sounds like a nice fish.
     
  6. crazyKat

    crazyKat New Member

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    thats the ohio river
     
  7. o'boro cat hunter

    o'boro cat hunter New Member

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    Sounds like it was right down in my honey whole,dang it,congrats to Randall and Jeff,been fishing that area for a good 3 years and I've never seen a flat that size caught down there before.
     
  8. Ky_Katter91

    Ky_Katter91 New Member

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    Hey Jody was that big flat released? j/w im not one of the crazy cpr nazi's, I was just curious about it, and thats really good to hear that someone out there is landing big fish. I havent even broken the 10lb mark this summer YET.
     
  9. KYfarmer

    KYfarmer New Member

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    Aaron your honey hole was covered up that night, I fished my favorite stump and got skunked. You gonna make it Fri.?
     
  10. o'boro cat hunter

    o'boro cat hunter New Member

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    Seen Randall today, what a beast and yes that fish was released at the English Park boat ramp Alive and kicking.
     
  11. crazyKat

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    yea we release all our big fish. just dnt see the need to keep a big one? makes no sense to me. yea aaron i fish up river just a little bit at the same time and only caught the 10 pounder. but it was a fish:big_smile: you gna make the henderson tourny next weekend?
     
  12. jason berry

    jason berry New Member

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    What ramp is the Henderson tourney at Jody?
     
  13. crazyKat

    crazyKat New Member

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    down town this time. you guys gonna be there?
     
  14. jason berry

    jason berry New Member

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    Ben and I will be there, should be a real good tournament with some pigs coming in since the fish started biting again.