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This big striped bass didn't slip the hook

Link:, Gloucester, MA.

Back at Winchester's Fishing Company where it was weighed into an annual contest as the leader by far, MacKenzie learned he had caught a 54-pound bass — so far as Winchester's knows, the largest bass of the decade, and only the second 50-plus bass in 15 years.

Winchester's has already weighed in five other fish of more than 35 pounds in a season that seems ready to take its place as the best for fish of a certain size.

By the standard chart of length, age and weight, the MacKenzie bass likely hatched from an egg in 1986,