Scott Cothran of Mt. Pleasant, S.C., set the Mississippi record for swordfish at last weekend’s Billfish Classic in Biloxi when he reeled in a 242-pound, 8.64-ounce fish.
Scott Cothran of Mt. Pleasant, S.C., set the Mississippi record for swordfish at last weekend’s Billfish Classic in Biloxi when he reeled in a 242-pound, 8.64-ounce fish. Mississippi Department of Marine Resources
Scott Cothran of Mt. Pleasant, S.C., set the Mississippi record for swordfish at last weekend’s Billfish Classic in Biloxi when he reeled in a 242-pound, 8.64-ounce fish. Mississippi Department of Marine Resources

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