For the third year in a row, Lucas Smeds of Northbrook caught a 47-inch northern pike on a Canadian trip to Wollaston Lake Lodge.
This catch came on July 31. The annual trip included himself, his father and paternal grandfather. Their usual guide, Spencer Merlo, is holding the pike.
“I’m very proud of him and loved seeing the expression on his face after he landed it,’’ his father Brad said.
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