THE STAFF OF BILL’S SPORT SHOP
18388 Coastal Highway
Lewes, De. 19958
All of us at Bill’s Sport Shop are saddened by the passing of Joe Morris. Our thoughts and prayers are with Amanda in her time of mourning.
>> Catch Captain Bill’s fishing report daily on our web page and facebook and also Lower Delaware Breaking News facebook.
>> A customer caught 2 keeper flounder to 19" in the Lewes Canal on 1/2 oz. green Storm shads.
>> Ricky Adkins, Seaford, at it again with a 13.1#, 30” blue from Lewes beach using metal spoons.
>> Ted Karwowski caught a 16” striper and a 24” blue on bunker at Herring Point.
>> Matt Bomberger, Coatsville, PA. caught a citation bluefish ocean front on mullet. It weighed 15.70#, measuring 37.5”. POF (posted on facebook)
>> Chris Brown and his son Riley caught a 10.20# bluefish at 3RS Rd. using mullet. I think Riley out fished his dad today. POF.
>> Ricky Atkins and daughter Ava caught a 8# bluefish off of Lewes Beach using metal. POF
>> Ron Capone caught blues from the Lewes Beach. POF
>> Brian Salisbury, Bridgeville, caught a citation blue and a 5.05# flounder at Lewes beach. POF
>> Jerry Bellistri weighed in a bluefish from Lewes beach weighing 9.25#, 32”.POF
>> Darrin Payne, Laurel, caught a citation bluefish weighing 14.20# fishing Lewes Beach using meatal spoons. POF
>> Mark Hewes, Lewes, caught a bluefish from the beach weighing 12.2#, 32”. POF
>> Bob Warehiem limited on tog at the Outerwall up 6#, 11oz on green crabs.
>> Skip set two crab pots and in one day boated 84 keeper crabs.
>> Ray Barker, Lewes, caught a 9.80# b blue fishing Herring Point using whole mullet.
>> A customer reported catching blues to 37" on Storm shads at IRI.
>> Anglers are reporting problems with loads of grass at Beach Plum Island making fishing difficult.
>> Lots of blues along our beaches. Anglers reporting getting limits in a very short time and they are all big.
>> Chad Bayless reported limits of blues two days in a row near Herring Point with the largest being 47”
>> Richard Cordeax caught a 8.45# blue at Henlopen Pier fishing from a kayak.
>> Jerry Taylor caught a 12.15# blue from Lewes Beach using a metal spoon.
>> Tom Hudecheck and Finn Hudecheck (Age 5 ) from Lewes caught blues to 10.10# on Bills lucky bait at Lewes Beach on mullet.
>> Kevin Solliday sent pictures in of him and his buddy including 5 blues ranging from 8 to 11.5# on mullet.
>> Mike Andrews, Mik Farkas and Matt Mock Limit caught blues at Lewes Beach up to 9.75# on mullet.
>> Hank Szymczak nailed a citation tautog at the Outerwall on green crabs.
>> Rich Hooper, Trevor Dodge Sr and Jr caught 4 blues around the Lewes Beach area using cut bait.
>> Bill Wiechardt, Lewes, caught tog at the Outer Wall weighing 5.30 and 4.95#, 19”.
>> Dan's Tackle Box reported a 33”, 13.5# striper caught at the Broadkill.
>> Stu Moore, Camp Hill, PA., caught a citation tog at the Outer Wall. It weighed 7.30#, 23”.
>> Bob Geary of Bill’s Sport Shop, fishing the Lewes Beach, brought in a nice blue fish.
>> Puffers have been showing up on the surf at high tide.
>> Len Gardner caught a citation blue fishing Lewes beach in CHSP, weighing 14.25#, 36.5” using cut bait.
>> Ron Capone caught a weighing 20.5#, 37” from the beach using fresh bunker.
>> Drum fishing has picked up on the Coral Beds.
>> Wes Hobbs from Bills caught a blue 10#, 32" at Lewes Beach on mullet.
>> Barry Hayes caught a 10.75#, 34” blue at the Lewes Beach on mullet.
>> Tim Wallace. Viola, caught and released a 40” striper near Conquest Rd.
>> Bill Weiss fished Conquest Rd. and had quite a few ling cod on mullet.
>> Nino Mallari fishes the DE Bay and continues to catch large stripers with a 40 pounder on clam.
>> Reports from Broadkill keep telling us of drum, blues, and stripers from the beach’
>> Bob Foster, Oyster Bay Tackle, let us know that fishing in the Ocean City area has been picking up with Charter boats and Head boats returning to port with catches of flounder, blue fish, blue sharks, mako, striper from local waters and the Canyons.
>> The official reopening of the state park fishing pier will be Wednesday May 25th with the addition of new Cabins.
>> Beautify Your Bays at the Inland Bays Cleanup, Saturday, June 11th 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
>>Tog reopens on July 17.
>> Hours - Mon. thru Thurs. 6 - 7 Sun. 6- 6 Call 302 645 7654 Fri. & Sat. 6-8