The recent sudden death of Capt. Chris Hueth from a heart attack resulted in the Big Mohawk from Belmar taking a break from blackfishing, but Sheepshead Bay pro Capt. Mike Ardolino is now sailing that boat daily.
Bob Matthews at Fisherman’s Den in Belmar Marina says there are still some small stripers in the surf, but few anglers have the patience to scratch them out.
The weather is fine, with a forecast of west winds at 10-15 knots.
Chuck Many reports there was only one bite trolling eels from his Ty Man out of Cape Charles, Va., but it was the right one for Mike Greene and Nikki Bowden