Saturday May 23rd
PM New Bedford Porgies and Sea Bass
Captain Dave reports a bit of an improvement from the morning trip. We had both porgies and sea bass. Today’s first place pool winner was Denara Wright of Queens with a 3.5lb porgy and in second place was Meral Ranniarine of Manhattan with a JUMBO 5.75lb sea bass.
PM Half Day Fluke
Captain Joe reports a good afternoon of fluke fishing. We had lots of action with a ton of shorts and a mix of fluke and bluefish. There are good signs of improvements for fluke fishing as the water warms. Todays pool winner was Eric Ferrara of Somers, NY with a 7lb fluke.
AM Half Day Fluke
Captain Joe reports a good day of fishing this morning about the Viking Star. We had lots of shorts and about 14 keepers; we had some really nice fish today! Today’s first place pool winner was Alex Lowe with a 5lb fluke.
Montauk Jumbo Spring Porgies
Captain Stephen Francis reports and excellent day of fishing today. It was steady fishing all day and everyone was close to or had their limit! It was an all around good day for porgies. Today’s pool winner was Michael Possidonio of Bedminster, NJ with a 3.9ln porgy.
AM New Bedford Porgies and Sea Bass
Capt Dave reports a slow day aboard the Viking Starship. It was a bit windy, but we still managed an ok catch. The first place pool winner was Ahmed Monowar from Lake Grove, Long Island with a 3.25 lb porgy. The second place pool winner was Delnoy Willoughby from New Jersey with a 13lb striped bass.