12-year-old boys work together to real in 692-pound mako shark
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Three 12-year-old boys have reeled in a fish off the coast of Sarasota, Florida that would make a grown man jealous.
The kids reeled in a Mako shark weighing in at 692 pounds.
First thing Wednesday morning, Sam Von Duhn joined his dad and some friends on a deep sea fishing trip, and Sam was determined to get his big catch.
"Grouper," he said. "I just think they're fun to catch, I like to eat them."
Sam and his family are from Ohio. They're vacationing in Sarasota with some of Sam's buddies - Tony Musca and Ryan Roberts. The group took a boat from Double Nickel Charters out to the gulf. They caught some fish here and there but then, about 26 miles out to sea, they got something else.
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