2011 Fish of the Year Award
Every year LOWA honors the anglers voted by the LOWA Fish Records Committee to have had the most significant catch in the previous year in both Rod & Reel and Fly Fishing Divisions.
This year only one angler received the Louisiana Outdoor Writers Association’s prestigious Fish of the Year Awards for the year 2011 at the LOWA annual convention in Chalmette on August 10-11, 2012.
Paul Heideman from Chase, Louisiana received the Louisiana Outdoor Writers Association’s prestigious Fish of the Year award in the Rod & Reel Division for his catch of a 28.44 pound Freshwater Drum on March 11, 2011.
No fly fishing Fish of the Year award was bestowed for 2011.