Sunday, April 11, 2021

Jim Hope and Kristian Cortizo Stripers in the Fog/Rain

On the 31FA Capt Greg and Jimmy had the Jim Hope charter and started the day in pea soup conditions. Ended up with a limit in the rain and wind to finish the day. 

On the 44FA Fred and Jamar had Kristian Cortizo back with his dad, twin brothers, buddy Kenny and Uncle Alex who is a longtime friend. Made our bait and went on the hunt, found them and got our limit with the biggest fish at 38 inches on some foggy/rainy conditions.


Saturday, April 10, 2021

Dan Pillietteri and Mike Camera Stripers

On the 44FA had Dan Pillitteri back with dad John, located the mother lode of fish early getting boat limit early then going into release mode. Changed gears got bunker and livelined another couple to end the day while jigging.

On the 31FA Capt Greg and Jimmy had Mike Camera and crew. Had a hot start that boat traffic impacted so had to cover some ground to get the guys their limit. 




Friday, April 9, 2021

Stripers with Tregg Brown

Good day with Tregg Brown and crew of Chris, Earl, and Greg, made bait and went on the hunt. Took a while to find them but when we did it was game on. Landed a dozen with Chris getting the biggest at 36 inches.


Thursday, April 8, 2021

Stripers with the Get the Gaff Guys

Great time with my buddies with the Get the Gaff crew! Had our limit early, landed close to 30 fish, luv these days!


Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Am Tom Distasio and Pm Anish Nihilani Stripers

Am trip had Tom Distasio out with brother Jim and buddies , Tim, Mark, and Tj. Landed 4 shorts and one keeper, slower morning than normal. Tough day to say the least with some great guys, looking for redemption on next weeks trip

Pm trip with Anish Nihilani and family for sons David birthday. Nephew Rohan got party started landing his first striper of his life. Then birthday boy David landed the big fish at 37 inches to end the party then on to dinner at the Armory!


Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Adam Conley Striper Fest

Insane evening bite with Adam Conley and crew of Big John, Corey and Keith, had our limit then went into release mode, even cooler had the fish livelining bunker!


Monday, April 5, 2021

44FA Boat Move to Perth Amboy

Great afternoon boat move with the 44FA up to Raritan Bay. Got our limit in short order with the Rurka family, with Marianne getting the big fish of the day at 37 inches, let the games begin!


Saturday, April 3, 2021

Stripers with Jimmy the Greek and Kaylee

Great trip today with Jimmy the Greek and his girl, Striper crusher Kaylee, got on the fish early and had a great day. Kaylee had the biggest at 34 inches, ended the day with 20 fish. Back at the dock early, having sangria at the Armory


Friday, April 2, 2021

Stripers for Mark Beverly and the kids

Great day with Mark Beverly and crew, they brought the kids out. Cameron, Jake and Hank did a great job on the rods landing a couple each, then the adults got involved with Mark, Chris and Geno landing a bunch. Ended the trip light tackle jigging, easily landed over 30 fish to 34 inches today


Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Earl Noyan Striper trip

Had Earl Noyan out today for his first striper trip ever. Found the fish early getting a dozen in first hour up to 32 inches, after that went strictly light tackle. Ended the trip at the Barge with Alex and his staff preparing it.
Scampi, Far Diavlo, Blackened


Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Stripers with Larry Brusskin - First charter of the season

First charter of the season, Insane morning with Larry Brusskin and son, had over 30 fish casting lures and trolling

Monday, March 29, 2021

New Wrap on the 44FA

Capt Matty had her out for a quick spin, got her up to 72mph!


Sunday, March 28, 2021

Maintenance turned Striper Limit

Plan was to do some maintenance at the boat today with Capt Matty, Capt Greg, and Frank DeMello once done headed out for an hour. Landed 15 fish to 31 inches. Cool thing was we had them casting and even had them blowing up the live bunker. With this full moon had a new influx of fresh sea run fish covered with sea lice! Game on boys!


Thursday, March 25, 2021

Great Trip Today!

Fish are the chew guys, have some dates left both for the 44FA and 31FA, will be starting next Monday, moving charters up by a week. All clean 30 inch fish


New Wrap for 44FA

Almost there folks, the wrap is on and we are splashing tomorrow, start fishing soon after. Want to thank my crew for their hard work and dedication and want to thank my sponsors for their support. More importantly my family, Pat, Danny, Antonio and Andrea for being supportive of my dreams! Team work makes the dream work! 


Andrea’s Toy First Keeper Striper of 2021

Hello everyone, hope cabin fever hasn't been too brutal. Moved the 31FA up to the bay this week and did some scouting and found a keeper at 30 inches. It will only get better from here with tons of baits around. We are moving the 44FA end of next week.


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