The early break was wasted on the Manasquan Inlet bluefishing as I didn't see a rod bend there after dawn after a good Saturday morning when I caught a blue on my first cast. Matt Slobdjian, at Jim's Tackle in Cape May, submitted his first report of the season as follows The beach bite has been pretty good on bass on the North Cape May side.
limit trips of bass!!the spring run is in full swing April 30th, 2016 The spawn is over and the stripers are pouring out of the rivers hungry, our morning and afternoon trips are both producing limit catch s with fish up to 40lbs for the past few weeks
04 30 16 Yesterday's easterly blow and a VERY LARGE left over swell put a big hit on the tog bite today. Art Garrett, Red Bank, NJ, had the big fish and took the last pool of the spring blackfish season.