Tennessee angler has recorded 3 tons o’ bass
Christina, Tennessee angler Joey Monteleone, a self-acclaimed numbers guy, has kept meticulous records of every bass weighing more than five pounds he’s landed since since 1974. In total, those 1,048 largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass weighed 5,974 pounds. “I like numbers,” Monteleone said. “I just like keeping a record of things.” In The Tennessean.