Thursday, April 29, 2021

Stripers with Pat Harden and Crew

Had newcomer to the Toy Pat Harden and the boys out for an afternoon trip. Got our bait and went on the grind, in the end got our limit but we had to work for it. Congrats to Natty for getting his first striper and the biggest of his life!

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Jimmy the Greek Stripers

Had Jimmy the Greek back with brother Nick and buddy Tyler. Got on the fish early with Tyler getting a nice 35 incher and getting our limit early then going in release mode. Went looking for surface fish to cast to and saw nothing but gator blues  

Monday, April 26, 2021

Stripers with Andres and Crew

Had Andres back again with his buddies which included my Dad. Got our bait and went on the hunt, found a body of fish but had to weed through numerous shorts to get their limit with my dad landing the biggest at 37 inches. Tried some new spots with live bunker but no takers.

Saturday, April 24, 2021

Vince on the 31 and Jeff Sperudto on the 44

Capt Greg and Jimmy had Vince and his buddies out to celebrate his pancreatic cancer remission. Had to grind but got it done and was proud to fish with a survivor and warrior in Vince today. Caught live lining, casting, and trolling. 

Capt Fred and Jamar had regular Jeff Sperduto and his crew out today. Made our bait and took some long drifts no luck, went hunting and found what we needed, got our limit early on fish up to 32 inches. Great time with the boys!

Friday, April 23, 2021

Stripers with Chris Decresce

Had long time regular Chris Decresce with nephews Pete and Anthony, kids did. Great job  on the fish today, got their fish early and picked at shorts. Ended the trip doing our first chunking session no bites.

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Adam Conley Stripers

Had the Adam Conley crew out for a livelining session only. Made bait with Capt Kenny and had our limit in first few drifts and now in catch and release mode

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Elia Shehady Stripers

Had longtime regular Elia Shehady back with dad Al and buddies Steve and Chuck. Got our bait and went looking around. Steve started us off with a 32 incher right off the bat, after that it was a death pick getting 2 more keepers and a bunch of shorts. Tried various locations livelining but no luck.

Saturday, April 17, 2021

Chris Vaughn and Ryan Miller Stripers double limits

Had the Chris Vaughn crew out today, got on the grounds early and slayed them with light tackle and jigs, had our limit in our first drift then killed time live-lining bunkers.

Capt Greg and Capt Matty on the 31 had Ryan Miller and crew out and had a limit casting then decided to troll to let the guys enjoy some "gentleman style fishing" and release some more. Great day! 

Friday, April 16, 2021

Jeremy Ingle Stripers

Had the Jeremy Ingle crew out today. Started out in the bay getting only shorts, made a move and wound up boxing our limit and releasing many others

Stripers with Tattoo Dan and Crew

Had Grace Tattoo Dan back for his first trip of the year had his buddies Dan and Jay, got our bait and went searching had a slow start with only shorts. Finally found the keepers , got our limit and went into release mode. Congrats to Dan and Jay for popping their cherries with nice 34 inch fish each.

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Karl Strom Stripers

Had the Karl Strom crew of nephew Nick, brother in law Darren and buddy Ciro. Made our bait and went on the hunt, got them up to 38 inches getting our limit then went into release mode. 

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

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