12 20- Today we had a lot of action with the blackfish you just have to weed through the small ones to get to the keepers. High hook was John with 4 keepers and at least 30 shorts and Ray had the pool with a 4lber.
Everyone caught fish , but not everyone had keeper togs, the short togs were over active today, giving you action all day. We are black fishing on Christmas Eve Day from 7 00 am to 2 00 pm, bring home some black fish fillets for your Christmas dinner table.
Not too many ling yet, but still some honker porgies, sea bass and a good showing of nice size cod. Dom Nguyen of Philadelphia boated four cod (8-10 pounders), a pollock, and 12 porgies Greg Cooke from Westfield had two cod to 15 pounds, seven sea bass to 5 1 2 pounds plus some chops while Ed Borkowski of Bayonne totaled two cod, a white hake, 13 porgies and bass --along with a few ling That trip is repeated at 5 am Sunday.