Today’s trophy tales Wilson Hochstein, Windom, Minn. • 35¼-inch northern • Cut Foot Sioux Lake
Wilson and his father, Jamey Hochstein, display the 11-pound northern Wilson caught during his family’s annual vacation at Eagle Nest Lodge. It was a personal best for Wilson.
He won the battle
Shea Zasada, age 7, of Cottage Grove caught this 5-pound bass in 8 feet of water on a small lake near Lake Mille Lacs and struggled to reel it out of the weeds. Shea posed with his father, Mike, before releasing the catch.
Maren Daniels of Minneapolis, a newcomer to fishing, caught this 36-inch northern on Lake Minnetonka.
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