Biggest St. Johns bass in B.A.S.S. competition weighed 12-13

On February 9, 1973, Bob Tyndall caught a 12 pound, 13 ounce largemouth bass at the Florida Invitational on the St. Johns. It stood as the largest bass caught in B.A.S.S. competition until 1997. It is still the largest bass taken from the St. Johns in a B.A.S.S. event.