I caught my fish on my fly rod (even if I was using Gulp Alive minnows), but you caught on a spin rod ....... you bad boy. You should only keep fish when you catch them with a fly rod!! For God's sake, lotech, this is a fly fishing forum?
But if you cook the fish healthy (with no oil) then a spin rod is OK!
Here are the perch I caught yesterday:
My Philips AirFryer arrived today. Crispy wonderful fish and chips with NO OIL!!