Here are some of the lucky ones last week Dennis Specht of Ship Bottom, NJ won with a 3-lb fluke, and Tim Gibney of Brant Beach, NJ also won with a nice 4-lber. Mike Villanova of Waretown, NJ won with a 3-lb flattie and Frank of New Egypt, NJ won with a 2.
The Saltwater Anglers of Bergen County is sponsoring its 3nd annual Fluke Tournament on August 9th with 6,000 in prizes and with three weigh-in stations Twin Lights Marina, Highlands, Fishermans Den, Belmar and Clarks Landing in Point Pleasant. In spite of the damages Hurricane Sandy inflicted on all 2013 fluke tournaments, the Saltwater Anglers of Bergen County's payout for its 2013 fluke tournament was 4,650 with only 37 boats.
Larry White, Rutherford, NJ, using 15 pound test power pro and a spro rig, hooked and landed a beautiful 11 POUND 7 OUNCE fish which was his largest ever and our largest in several years!!!Butch Hellwig, Bridgewater, NJ, ended his day with several keepers including 8 pound 5 ounce and 5 pound 4 ounce fish of his own.
4 DegreesWind W 8 ktsMoon Phase 71 Full Pregame ShowWe found a good body of fish in our neck of the woods yesterday, however, once the tide changed, it was game over because of wind against tide conditions. We should be able to get another drift or two in before the tide change.
The half day trips we have been catching some nice 1-3lb blues jigging at the inlet then moving out to try for fluke and seabass. The Bob Diane Nelms family group had a nice day, putting together a good catch of seabass, ling and a couple winter flounder.
Linda Orsatti-Wiker of Wayne, PA., Simon Atkins of Norfolk, VA.,Joe Keough of Parkman, OH., Randy Hannings of Lansdale, PA.,Kevin Cope of Bethlehem, PA., Denny Hughes of West Cape May, NJ., and Tyler Cantwell of Glenside, PA., all took Pools aboard the SEA STAR III this week. The SEA STAR III found some nice Fluke in the Bay and spent most of our week there.