Even before all of the catches in this list were caught, none of them ever had a chance of taking over this one at No. 1. Rick Clunn is always the quiet philosopher, the guy who doesn't get excited, the one who has done it all, seen it all. But his been-there, done-that attitude changed completely when he hooked this 10-pounder on Lake Toho at the Classic. By the time it was in the boat, Clunn hugged the fish. For all us who get excited at catching anything, it was a moment where we realized that this guy is human after all.
The number one catch of 2006 from one of the greatest in the sport