Two Junior Anglers Submit Record Catches From Nasworthy and Concho River


SAN ANGELO, TX — Two junior anglers made achievements this past weekend by submitting multiple water body records from the San Angelo area.

Rhylan Butts submitted a channel catfish for the pending junior angler waterbody record at Lake Nasworthy. His catch on June 9 weighed 9.90 pounds and measured 27.75 inches long. 

Rhylan Butts

This achievement followed his earlier junior angler record-setting catch of a longnose gar on June 8, which weighed 8.80 pounds and was 43.25 inches long, also from Nasworthy. 

Rhylan Butts

Not to be outdone, Celeste Hernandez, a familiar face at the local fisheries office, submitted her own water body record. 

On June 9, she caught a channel catfish weighing 3 pounds and measuring 20.25 inches from the South Concho River.

Celeste Hernandez

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