Sat July 25
Night Striped Bass
Captain Carl reports another grind on the Viking Starship tonight. We found one here and one there, but the action was slow. We ended up with a handful of nice bass, but that was it. The biggest fish of the night was a 34lb 2oz bass, but was not in the pool. Long time Viking Fleet regular James Budrock took the first place pool with a 26lb 3oz bass, and in second was Gary “Big Fish” Young who had a 24lb 9oz striped bass.
Captain Joey D reports excellent fishing today aboard the Viking Star. It was a beautiful day on the water with a nice bunch of fish landed. The first place pool winner was 11 year old Dennis Yazici from Brooklyn, NY with a 7.2lb fluke. The second place winner was Tayfun Yazici from Brooklyn with a 6.7lb fluke.
Montauk Summer Jumbo Porgies and Sea Bass
Captain Dave reports a slow start, but they got on the fish and put a nice catch together. There was a handful of fluke caught, a bunch of sea bass and scup caught. The first place pool winner was Larry Jones from Elmont, NY with a 4lb porgy. The second place winner was Larisa Korochik from Coram, NY with a 5lb fluke.
Full Day Fluke and Jumbo Knothead Sea Bass
Captain Stephen D reports an excellent day of fishing on the Viking Stariper. Three-Quarters of the boat had their limit of fluke and sea bass. The first place pool winner was Tim Wright from Oakdale, NY with a 6.9lb fluke. The second place pool winner was Joe Khamis from Yonkers, NY with a 4lb sea bass.
Captain Joey D reports a very good afternoon on the Viking Star. The weather was beautiful and there was a nice mix of fluke, porgies and sea bass caught. The pool winner was Michael MacKay from Hastings-On-Hudson, NY with a 6.4lb fluke.