The Golden Eagle from Belmar with blues reported lots of surface action with blues on Run-Off poppers . The choppers ran from 4-8 pounds, and anglers then added some sea bass and ling. That boat has a few spots open on Monday’s inshore exotics trip by reservation.
The Fishermen from Atlantic Highlands picked away at fluke this week, but cold bottom waters are a problem. They won’t be sailing on Monday.
The Raritan Bay Anglers Charity Fluke Tournament runs tomorrow out of Perth Amboy. The forecast is for east winds at 10 knots and possible showers.
Vinny D’Anton reports a pick of small stripers on lures in the Monmouth County surf, but better action on sand fleas. Frank Manzi released one of about 28 inches on the crabs this morning.