Mark Henderson, a well known ba$$ fisherman caught a blue in the 50 range the first week of December on a Sassy Shad. This past week, David Clubb, a well known striper fisherman caught a 50 pound plus blue on 12 pound line on a down rig while fishing over a school of suspended striper's. One was reported in the Charlotte Observer a couple of weeks ago and a photo of same was given to Tom Higgins. The latter blue was weighed and photographed at Midway Marina and will receive recognition this Thursday in Tom Higgins outdoor section. Both blues were caught above the HWY 150 bridge in close proximity to the river.