Edmond Zilaff’s chunky Lake Natoma (near Sacramento, CA) spotted bass was a personal best for the young angler — the plastic worm-slurping fatty is his largest ever by at least a few pounds. After a quick pic, E.Z. released the fish.
As an entry to the July Hawg of the Month Contest, you’ll get a chance to vote for Edmond at the end of the month. Winner gets some Pautzke’s headgear and a shot at the grand prize, a fishing trip for two with Bill Swanny Swann of Swanny’s Fishing. To enter, send us an email with details of your catch.