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State Record Gray Triggerfish (Spearfishing Category) Caught


July 24, 2019


Kevin Cavanagh of Farmingdale made his way onto the state spearfishing record fish list recently by landing a new state record Gray Triggerfish on July 16. Kevin was free diving off Monmouth Beach when he got the fish. The fish weighed 5 pounds, 5 ounces and was 1.5 pounds more than the previous record. The new record gray triggerfish measured 22 inches in length and had a girth of 17.75 inches.

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Last Updated: July 24, 2019