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The most exciting day of Blyane Leeman’s fishing career to date came after a long dry spell.

Leeman had just moved from Logansport to Howard County. Upon arrival, he faced an unproductive run while trying his hand at the Kokomo Reservoir.

“I didn’t catch a single bass for like a month straight but I kept going,” Leeman said.

He was frustrated but undeterred and his patience paid off. When one day he caught a 6.5-pound largemouth bass, it was his most exciting day on the waters because of the accomplishment, and who was with him at the time.

“When I caught my biggest fish, my dad was there,” Leeman said.

It was fitting that his father, Tim, was there because his dad is the one that got him started fishing when he was little….Full Story