Capt. Mark DeBlasio reports his second offshore trip was another great success.
The Whitesell party boated 18 yellowfin tuna, a bluefin tuna, a mako and the first three dolphin reported to the north during the June 2-3 trip. The area fished wasn’t specified, but I suspect it’s far to the east,
The weather was perfect for that trip, and it continues as the forecast is for northeast winds at 5-10 knots before going south in the afternoon.
No official results have been issued for Friday’s Manhattan Cup, but Capt. Brian Rice of Jersey Devil Sportfishing noted on Facebook that his winning streak with Jim Hutchinson’s party continued as they had the winning wounded warrior and also the largest striper om bait.
The Golden Eagle from Belmar reported another super day of sea bass fishing as most fares limited.
Vinny D’Anton has heard of some surf stripers on sand fleas though he hasn’t been able to get a hit on then so far at Spring Lake. Yet, Vinny continues to pick a few bass on the same lures he uses for sea trout in Sarasota.