A Washington fisherman has set the new state record for mahi mahi after catching the 21-pound fish while out on a two-day tuna expedition. See photos of the massive, exotic catch.
"It was a really nice day on the way. [The] bar crossing was great," La Fontaine told Fox News Digital. "To get one of those exotic species, I prayed for that for 10 years." "I was just really lucky to be there at that rod." Sydney Borchers is a lifestyle production assistant with Fox News Digital.
"[As] soon as we got into about, I don't know, I guess it was about five or six thousand feet of depth, the weather started to pick up and it was starting white cap. It was probably 15 mph winds," he added.