THE STAFF OF BILL’S SPORT SHOP
18388 Coastal Highway
Lewes, De. 19958
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Make sure you stop in and see our new Ts by David Dunleavy. The designs and art work are unique and spectacular. Some even have long sleeves for the cooler weather coming up. We also carry many lines of shirts and clothing for every taste.
We’ve been in touch with Irish Eyes and we don’t anticipate changes for the upcoming tournament, Oct., 17 to Dec., 5.
>> ”My 5 grand kids caught 25 croaker at Site 7 on Saturday, and grandson saw a whale out there near a pod of dolphin on Wednesday.
>> Cliff Neal is at South Bethany with fresh finger mullet catching blue, after blue, after blue....with a whole bunch of kings thrown into the mix.
>> Paul P and his son, Paul Michael, were at Site 10 today and caught a smorgasbord of fish. Croakers, blues and keeper flounder were boated using squid and Gulp.
>> Tyler Freeman, Lewes, DE, drifted B Buoy and managed a 21”, 2.7# flounder on cut bait, then trolled up a skipjack the De. Lightship.
>> Brian Smith, Dover, DE, fishing in the Broadkill River, caught speckled trout. They were 21 and 24” weighing in at 3.55 and 5.35#.
>> A customer stopped in and let us know he lost a blue marlin at the boat, had a white spit the hook while tail walking, had a 'hoo (wahoo) bite off and boated 3 dolphin while trolling the Baltimore.
>> Joe "The Postman" Lofink, Rehoboth, delivered a 24”, 5.35# flounder from the “Thelma Dale” on cut bait.
>> Matt Schuler with a limit, 23", 4.12# and a 20" 4# and Rick Roberts with his limit along with two sea bass, 19.5", 18", 17.5", 16.5" all out at DE Bay, Site 10, caught on cut bait.
>> Jim Smith, Lewes, picked up an 18” flounder in Flounder Alley, then moved to IRI and picked up a 17 ˝” flounder, both on Gulp!
>> Ron Capone, (AKA Fish Man), Milford, caught a 25”, 5.70# flounder on the “Thelma Dale” using Gulp!
>> Aarron Saldivar and Abby Carolan, Lewes, caught a mess of croaker, sea bass, and oyster crackers while kayak fishing around the docks on the Lewes Canal.
>> Fishing Report by Sue Foster, Oyster Bay Tackle, OC: “Water temp: 75.2. Fishing this week was fair on flounder in the bay and excellent offshore! Anglers fishing the artificial reef sites are catching keeper flounder. Ocean going Party Boats are doing great with keeper flounder.
Croaker are still in the bay. Surf is picking up with blues and more sharks.”
We are very happy to announce that Military Appreciation Day, Delaware Chapter, has officially released our upcoming MAD Lewes Inaugural event poster as an invite to the Great Men & Women who serve our country. Registration is now open for ALL Active Duty members of our Armed Forces. THANKS to all those who have committed their donations and support to this great event. We are still looking for volunteers, donors and supporters. Please feel free to visit our web page at www.militaryappreciationday.org or call Bill Jr
>> Canyon Club Resort Marina in Cape May, New Jersey and Sunset Marina in Ocean City, Maryland will each play host to the best in big game sportfishing the week of August 18-22 for the 2014 Mid Atlantic. and a cash purse that’s expected to exceed $2 million!
>> Worth repeating!!! Striped Bass Slot Limit Season. Area: The Striped Bass Slot Limit Season ONLY applies to Delaware waters of the Delaware River, Delaware Bay and their Tributaries. Season- July 1 to August 31. Size Limit- 20 inches to 26 inches (total length). Any Striped Bass less than or greater than the slot size must be released during this special season within the specified area. The 28 inch minimum size is in effect all other months. Possession Limit- Two (2) per angler.
HOURS – AUGUST 19, 2014 Call 302 645 – 7654 We’ll leave the bait out for you!
Sun. 5 AM to 8 PM
Mon. thru Thurs. – 5 AM to 9 PM
Fri. – 5 AM to 10 PM
Sat.-.5 AM to 9 PM