Species Weight Taken By Location Date
Bowfin 15 pounds 10 oz.   Don Bellamy, Princeton Ky.   Barkley Lake   April 9, 2006  
Bream (non-game species) 1 pound 1oz   Darnell Hatfield, Shepherdsville Ky.   Kentucky Lake   May 1, 2003  
Smallmouth Buffalo 87 pounds 8 oz   Mathew Schillinger, Stratford, WI   Lake Barkley   May 12, 2016  
Bigmouth Buffalo 35
pounds 8 oz 
Clay Rhye, Henderson Ky.  Lake Barkley   April 5, 2008  
Black Buffalo 82 pounds 6 oz
Matt Rudesill, Paducah Ky. Lake Barkley   May 3, 2015  
Catfish - Blue 62 pounds 9 oz   Joseph Ewing, Mill Shoals IL.   Tennessee River   May 26, 2006  
Catfish - Channel 23 pounds 11 oz   Kerry Thompson, Elizabethtown Ky.   Private Pond (Hardin County)   August 8, 2003  
Catfish - Flathead 60 pounds 9 oz   Jay Knight   Kentucky Lake   May 22, 2004  
Carp - Common 38 pound 6 oz   Jason Patterson, Hartford Ky.   Lake Malone   May 2, 2013  
Carp - Big Head 88 pounds 8 oz.   Sawyer York, Benton Ky.   Tennessee River   May 13, 2016  
Carp - Silver 32 pounds 2 oz.   Jesse Raes, Mt Vernon, IN   Tennessee River   Apr 16, 2016  
Carp - White Amur 72 pounds 0 oz.   Jeff Moryl, Mayfield Ky.   Kentucky Lake   May 4, 2009  
Drum 18 pounds 10 oz   Willie Chadwell, London Ky.   Lake Cumberland   May 23, 2008  
Long Nose Gar 31 pounds 8 oz.   Greg Pyle, Evansville, In.   Ohio River   July 9, 2012  
Short Nose Gar 12 pounds 4 oz   Kevin Capps, Henderson Ky.   Lake Barkley   May 6, 2005  
Spotted Gar 12 pounds 6 oz   Jesse Bazzell, Murray Ky.   Kentucky Lake   Oct 5, 2016  
Goldfish 7 pound 4 oz.   Devin Hardy, Brandenburg Ky.   Farm Pond Meade County   April 28, 2007  
Koi 19 pounds 11 oz.   Trevor Muffett, Owensboro, Ky.   Private Pond Daviess County   April 5, 2014  
Moon Eye 1 pound 4 oz.   Ronald Prior, Louisville Ky.   Ohio River   July 29, 2005  
Mullet 3 pounds 11 oz.   Kameron Ray, Henderson Ky. Ohio River   July 13, 2012  
Paddlefish (Spoonbill) 54 pounds 0 oz.   Blake Morrow, W. Paducah, Ky.  Cumberland River   Aug 23, 2015 
Quillback Carpsucker 4 pound 4 oz. Katy Ray, Henderson, Ky.
Ohio River
Jun 19, 2016 
Shad (all species) 2 pounds 11.5 oz   Brad Coursey, Livermore Ky.   Central City Strip Pit   Dec 21, 2009  
Goldeneye Herring 1 pound 1.5 oz Kyle Heaverin Ohio River June 17, 2014
Sucker - Blue 10 pounds 3 oz   Steve Tabor, Marion Ky.   Cumberland River   March 18, 2015  
Sucker - White 0 pounds 6 oz   Aaron Pryor, Irvington Ky.   Rough River Lake   April 29, 2003  
Sucker - Redhorse 9 pounds 15 oz.   Jason Burkhart, Elizabethtown Ky.   Nolin Lake   May 3, 2017  
Sucker - Spotted 3 pounds 2 oz.   Dale Sterling, Hardin Ky.   Kentucky Lake   March 17, 2009