Thursday July 24th
Night Striped Bass
Capt Ant reports a struggle last night bassing. Last of the flood, slack start of the ebb, we missed the prime tide and the blues showed as usual on the slow current. We traveled everywhere searching and seeking- many missed bites and not much to show. The first place pool winner was Tom Knapp of Bayport, NY with a 19.5lb bass and in second was John Bohr of Holbrook, NY with a 18.1lb bass.
Half Day Fluke PM
Capt Ant reports the epic bail job continued on the afternoon trip and we found a doormat as well. Christine “The Dazzler” Dassler had 3 keepers. Frederick Shea the third Jr. had his limit. We had an average of 4 sea bass a person as well. Mike Lola and Terry Prosser took the pool with a 7.5lb fluke.
Half Day Fluke AM
Captain Ant reports the Epic bass bass bite turn into an epic fluke bite yesterday morning. 1mile of a bail job Drift and most of them keepers! Captain Chris and mate from the Celtic Quest had 16 keepers (orl), Fred Shea had 7 (orl) one family of 4 had 14 keepers and a bucket of biscuits to boot! It was sick, Plain and simple.The pool winner was Dan Gipson, from Medfield Ma with a 4.25lbs
Full Day Fluke and Jumbo Sea Bass
Capt Carl reports another solid day on the Full Day Fluke and Sea Bass boat. We had a steady pick all day of fluke and sea bass. Anthony Caputo had 7 keeper (Orl) and a limit of sea bass. he also had the pool fluke at 7.3lbs Michael Lee from Bayside took the sea bass pool with a 4.4 pounder.
Montauk Jumbo Porgies and Sea Bass
Captain Dave reports fishing was a little tough with the porgies but the sea bass bite was on today we even had some keeper fluke in the mix . The pool winner was Mr Calvin V. Jamison aka Fatman ” C” from Wappingers Fall by of Harlem with a 3.5lb