King mackerel rodeo record set in 1986

King mackerel rodeo record set in 1986

dmbarber@sunherald.comJuly 5, 2014 

The Mississippi Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo record for the King mackerel division was set 28 years ago.

Don Jackson of Metairie, La., caught at 58-pounder at the 1986 rodeo.

The state record from the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources was set recently in 2009 -- 74 pounds, 1.6 ounces -- by Barrett McMullan.

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