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Truly EPIC day on Shoeless!!!!!

First off, this day was hands down the most epic day fishing on Shoeless. I had a special request from my cousin Zac to take him and his father-in-law fishing while they were down visiting Orlando. I was more than happy to oblige.

We started the morning out in search of bait and filled the well with nice sized greenies at Shrimpers. Moved over to EC for a quick drop and said good morning to Pat on Daymaker. From there we headed east in search of fishable waters. It wasn’t long before we found what we were looking for with huge mats of weeds with tons of life.

We started to put out three lines and before we could even put one rod in a holder, BAM all three lines start screaming. TRIPLE HEADER SAILS!!!! Thankfully one took off and let us land the first two before cousin Zac fought the third one in. Took some quick picks and ensured all were revived properly. We couldn’t sit back long as when we were fighting the third, the phins moved in on us. Landed a couple slingers and BAM 2 more sails hit the live baits. The sails crashed into each other, broke one off, and the captain got a fourth to the boat. Crazy enough when I got the forth one in, it had the leader and gear from the other it crashed into at the first of the fight. Got one more phin and worked the same area a bit longer. By now we had a chance to sit back and reflect that we just went 4 for 5 on sails and boxed 3 phins all before 9 am.

We also landed a fat cuda and I made a quick phone call to E$ to see if he still wanted it. Sure enough, he wanted it, so I threw it in the box. Eric made the trip up to my place to pick it up and even helped clean some fish for me. It was great to see you Eric and I an very glad you are back on your feet and doing what you do best, putting people on fish on their boats.

We moved in and decided to work the bottom, and it didn’t disappoint. Long story short we landed 3 Lane Snapper, 1 Vermillion Snapper, 5 Black SeaBass, and 2 Trigger Fish from the bottom action.

As Shoeless is about to go up for sale shortly, this was the best way to send her out. A truly EPIC DAY. If anyone is looking for the cleanest most well taken care of Pursuit 2470, hit me up before I post it to the public, and I’ll give you the full run down.


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