Anglers: Chuck Bismark from Bradenton and Capt Anthony Leverett assisting. Fishing with the Lakewood Ranch fishing club.
Fish: Goliath Grouper.
Bait: Sardines on 80 lb test line.
Where: Offshore of Anna Maria Island in waters of about 125 feet.
MORE: The Lakewood Ranch fishing club also caught red grouper up to 20 lbs and released some big gags and mangrove snapper.
Guide: Capt Larry McGuire of Show Me The Fish Charters, operating out of Bradenton Beach Marina, can be reached at 941-720-6475. The family was on vacation at the Tortuga Inn on Beautiful Anna Maria Island.