Striper Surf Club, Inc.

 

 

 

Established 1951


Photos 2014 to 2017

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2017 Striper Surf Club Photos

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2017 Cuttyhunk largest Striper cash award goes to Jim Jaget with this nice 23 pound Striped Bass!

Heading home from Cuttyhunk, June 2017

Striper Surf Club crew @ Cuttyhunk Ma., June 2017

Striper Surf Club crew @ Cuttyhunk Ma., June 2017

Cuttyhunk Bull Frog

David Stern fishing those fresh water trout

Sippel beaching a toothy bluefish Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Predrag showing his Montauk Bluefish Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Sippel into a big Bluefish Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Bill Davison into a big Bluefish Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Predrag Radovanovic, Chris Sippel and Bill Davison taking a break from non-stop Bluefish action @ Montauk Point June 2017

Can't beat the view! Montauk Point, New York June 2017 Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Knapik into a big Bluefish, Montauk June 2017 Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Damn treble hooks! Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Knapik is hooked on more than surf fishing :)

Chirs Sippel unhooking the yellow-eyed devil, Montauk June 2017 Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Steve Knapik with a 17 pound Bluefish, Montauk June 2017

Sippel with a big Montauk Bluefish, June 2017 Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Bill Davison with a decent Bluefish, Montauk 6/2017 Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Predrag Radovanovic with a decent Bluefish, Montauk June 2017

Chris Sippel with a monster bluefish Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Billy Davison tackling some big bluefish at Montauk Point June 2017 Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

"Get off my beach you young Wippersnappers"! Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Sippel and Knapik , Montauk June 2017 Photo by Predrag Radovanovic

Mike Campanelli with small striper.

Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

John Schnaufer doing a little cooking. Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

Maguire, Citarell and Sapeniza between the truck out of the cold. Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

SSC members at the club gathering. Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

SSC members gather before fishing. Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

SSC members John Citarella and Nick Gianakos having a beer. Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

SSC member Jim Jaget with a schoolie Striper. Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

SSC member Mike Ginex doing a little eeling. Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

SSC member Dan Stasi. Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

SSC member Mike Campanelli giving the Hawaiian good luck sign. Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

High Hill members gather for a few hot dogs and Hamburgers. Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

SSC member Joe Sapienza with a cell phone from the early 1990's ;) Striper Surf Club & High Hill Striper Club gathering. May 2017

Charlie DeVerna releasing a Grand Caman Islands Bonefish May 2017

Charlie DeVerna fishing for Grand Caman Islands Bonefish May 2017

John Citarella with a 19 pound early Spring Striper

Nick Gianakos with a hefty 23 pound Striped Bass, First point fish award for the 2017 season

President Ted Cannone presents Jim Jaget with the 2017 Barry Simon Award

Steve Troggle, Jim Jaget and Rick Zappala with the largest Bluefish Award for 2016 all fish weighed at 18 pounds

President Ted Cannone presents the 2016 first point bass award to Brian McManus

President presents the 2016 Mr. Striper Surf Club award to John Citarella

Billy Leuck with his 2016 heaviest of species award with a 38 pound Striped Bass

President Ted Cannone and John Schnaufer present Bill Leuck with the heaviest Striped Bass for 2016 award. Fish weighed 38 pounds

Jim Jaget with his late winter bone fishing jaunt in the Florida Keys

Jim Jaget with his late winter Tarpon/Bone fishing jaunt in the Florida Keys

Jim Jaget with his late winter Tarpon/Bone fishing jaunt in the Florida Keys

Jim Jaget 100 pound plus Tarpon caught in the Florida Keys with Bill Davison

Jim Jaget 100 pound plus Tarpon caught in the Florida Keys with Bill Davison


2016 Striper Surf Club Photos

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Cuttyhunk 2016 Striper Surf Club


Bill Davison with a 20 pound November Striper caught on a live-lined bunker, South Shore of Long Island

Steve Trogele with a 24 pound Striper caught on the South Shore October2016

A decent 18 pound Bluefish caught by Steve Trogele on the North Shore, October, 2016

Bill Davison Montauk September, 2016

Knapik unhooks a schoolie striper at Montauk Surf Classic 2016

Chris Sippel and Jim Jaget Montauk September 2016

Steve Knapik unhooking a small striped bass, Montauk NY

Bill Davison into a bluefish MTK September 2016

Bill Davison with a 10 pound Bluefish Montauk September 2016

Jim Jaget with a schoolie striper Montauk NY September 2016

Jim Jaget with a schoolie striper Montauk NY September 2016

Jim Jaget working a pencil popperm Montauk NY September 2016

Jim Jaget with a decent Montauk Striper July, 2016

Steve Knapik with a 33 pound striper caught at Montauk July, 2016

Bill Leuck's 38 pound cow bass July 1, 2016

Bill Leuck with a huge 38 pound cow Striped Bass caught on the South Shore July 1, 2016

John Schnaufer a.k.a. the "Fish Whisperer" walks out of the water with Bill Leuck's 38 pound striper

Terry Taylor with a 25 pound Striper, Cuttyhunk Ma. 2016

Brian McManus with a decent Striper caught at Cuttyhunk, Massachusetts June 2016

 

Steve Knapik with a 22 pound Striped Bass caught & released at Cuttyhunk, Massachusetts, June 14, 2016

Jim Coucoulas with a 20 pound Striped Bass, Cuttyhunk Ma, 2016

Jim Coucoulas with his 20 pound striper.

Knapik with a 17 pound Striped Bass, Cuttyhunk Ma. 2016

Predrag Radovanovic with a decent Striped Bass, Cuttyhunk, Ma. 2016

Knapik picks the guitar while hanging out at the Cuttyhunk Fishing Club, June 2016

Chris Sippel picks at his guitar

Nico with another Striper caught at Cuttyhunk, Ma. 2016

Nico with a Striper caught at Cuttyhunk, Ma. 2016

Nico with a bucktailed bass

A fine striper caught by Predrag, Cuttyhunk Ma., 2016

Predrag with a "Fluke" of a catch

Cuttyhunk cabbie Bill Davison

Billy Davison at the Cuttyhunk Fishing Club

Billy Leuck and Joe Sapienza having a fishing chat

Some decent booze was drank that week!

John Citarella, Tim Sonnenberg and Nick Gianakos having a talk

Bucktails did nail a few fish that week

John Schnaufer and Corn Maguire making the club meals!

More cooks in the kitchen

Near Churches, Cuttyhunk Ma., 2016

Corn Maguire having a smoke

Beautiful view

Hanging on the porch

SSC members on the Cuttyhunk Ferry

SSC fisher

The SSC crew hunting for Stripers

Jim Coucoulas

Jim Jaget waiting for his ride.

Wanna buy a plug?

John Citarella checking out some food

Steve Knapik and Nico Saric hanging on the porch

Jim Coucoulas doing a bit of cooking

Knapik and Coucoulas

Can't beat the view at Cuttyhunk Ma., 2016

Nick Gianakos

Got Plugs?

Predrag driving the golf cart without a license ;)

Striper Surf Club rockhopper

Striper Surf Club rockhopper

Knapik & Leuck

Mike Campanelli wetting a line.

Knapik & Coucoulas

Striper Feast

Can't beat the view

Terry Taylor & Brian McManus driving the golf cart around the island

Tom Harrington scoping out the water

Sippel, Citarella and Davison

Tom Harrington and Steve Troggle

Jim Coucoulas dancing like an Egyptian at the "pyramids", Cuttyhunk Ma, 2016

Cooks in the kitchen

Billy Leuck and Nick Gianakos

Picking at the shrimp!

Sippel dressed and ready to go.

What a view!

Sippel cooking the bacon at Cuttyhunk

Bill Davison with a 17 pound Bluefish June 2016

John Citarella with a 30 pound Striped Bass, May 2016

Chris Sippel with a 16 pound Striped Bass caught May, 2016

Rick Zappala with a 23 pound striper caught on the South Shore May 5, 2016

Charlie DeVerna with a decent Baracuda caught off of West Palm Beach Florida, May 2016


 


2015 Striper Surf Club Photos

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Dan Finnen with a nice 25 pound Striped Bass caught on the south shore November 2015

Dan Finnen with a decent 23 pound Striped Bass caught at Montauk Point, July 2015

Casey Coggins with a 12 pound Striper caught (released) Montauk Point, NY July 2015

Steve Knapik with a 32 pound cow Striper. Montauk Point, NY July, 2015

Matt Iannotti nails a 38 pound cow Striper. Fish was released to swim another day! July 2015 Montauk, NY

Chris Sippel with a couple of Fluke for the dinner table, south shore June, 2015

Bill Davison with a nice surf fished 8+ pound Fluke caught on the south shore June, 2015

Rick Zappala with a south shore Weakfish, June 7, 2015

Brian McManus with a 27 pound Striper, June 2015

Matthew Iannotti fishing nails another nice 20 pound Spring Striper May 2015

Terry Taylor removing a darter from a Striper May, 2015

Matt Iannotti with a 17 pound bass caught on the South Shore using a Black/Yellow darter May 18, 2015

Matthew Iannotti with a decent striper from the North Shore of Long Island using at Yellow Super Strike darter May 10, 2015


Striper Surf Club @ Cuttyhunk Massachusetts June 14 - June 18, 2015

Photos taken by Predrag Radvanovic


Heading off to Cuttyhunk for 4 days of good times.

Loading the boat!

Not much has changed at Cuttyhunk in the last 150 years!

Predrag making his lunch speciality of Striped Bass!

Tommy Cassino looking for the rotary dial on his phone ;)

Master Chefs in the Cutty Kitchen cooking the club's meals!

Everyone in our dining room enjoying a meal

The "Cuttyhunk Fishing Club" house

Nothing like enjoying your morning while overlooking Vineyard Sound

So, this is what we do!

The Striper Surf Club's own "Deli Boy" Rick Zappala preparing a couple of day's of lunches

Steve Knapik playing his guitar in the parlor

Nico Saric with his prized 17 pound Striper he caught being prepared for lunch

Mike Ginex and John Citarella

Chris Sippel and John Schnaufer

Who the hell adds milk to meatballs? :)

A really nice way to surf fish

Nico Saric, Brian McManus, Terry Taylor and Jim Jaget aboard the Cuttyhunk Ferry

A foggy day on Cuttyhunk

A foggy day on Cuttyhunk

Predrag with a nice Striped Bass he caught

Nico with a decent Striped Bass

Predrag: "A Man and His Rock"

Terry Taylor aboard the Cuttyhunk Ferry

Nico with another Striper!

"No Korkers Allowed in the House!"

Predrag aboard the Cuttyhunk Ferry

Predrag with a Striped Bass

Our two Italian meatball chefs, Tommy Cassino and Chris Sippel

Panoramic View

Nico with a 21 pound Striper!

Great View!

Jim Jaget checking out his plugs

Brian McManus doing some last minute plug modifications

Nico fishing in the rain!

Cooking the bass for lunch

Steve Knapik having a bluff side chat with Billy Leuck

Enjoying dinner outdoors!

John Citarella and John Schnaufer enjoying a beer on the porch.

Mike Ginex, Corn Maguire and Tom Cassino

Tom Cassino having lunch

Terry Taylor and Nico Saric on the ferry

Saying good bye to Cuttyhunk till next year!


Outgoing President Chris Sippel receives his mounted Gavel from incoming President Bill Davison


NYS Fishing Guide Bill Wetzel and SSC President Bill Davison at Mid-Winter Club Meeting 2/23/15


Winter get together with Predrag Radovanovic @ Molly Downs in Williston Park, NY 1/8/15

SSC President Bill Davison and immediate past President Chris Sippel discussing the new administration

SSC members having a good time at Molly Downs pub

SSC President Bill Davison, Jim Jaget and Ted Cannone enjoing a drink

Jim Jaget, Terry Taylor and Charlie DeVerna shooting the breeze.

Tom Cassino and Nico Saric for a photo op


2014 Striper Surf Club Photos

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Rick Zappala a.k.a. Larry King with his holiday suspenders at the club holiday dinner, Majors Steak House, East Meadow December, 2014

Tom Harrington with a small striper in Montauk 10/2014

Rick Zappala with a 30.82 pound Striped Bass & winner of the 2014 New York State Montauk Surf Classic 9/26/14

Terry Taylor with a nice Montauk bass 9/14

Bill Wetzel congratulates Steve Knapik for his 3rd place showing in his "Surf Rats Ball" June Striped Bass Tournament 2014.

 

Steve Knapik with a 30.76 pound Striped Bass caught on a darter. Montauk, NY June 28, 2014

John Citarella with a 16 pound Bluefish caught on a bunker chunk south shore June 2014

Chris Sippel with a 16 pound Striper caught in late May on a bucktail, south shore

Egret with baitfish. Photo by Mike Ginex

Cormorant with baitfish. Photo by Mike Ginex

Black Skimmer with baitfish. Photo by Mike Ginex


Striper Surf Club 2014 Pint Fling Raffle

 


Striper Surf Club 2014 Cuttyhunk, Ma. Trip

 

 


More of Striper Surf Club 2014 Cuttyhunk, Ma. Trip

 

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Brian McManus with a nice Cuttyhunk striper

Jim Jaget with a 23 pound Cuttyhunk striper (released)

Steve Knapik with a 20 pound Striper (released) Cuttyhunk, Ma. June 2014

Charlie D, Johnny C & Jackie D together again in Cuttyhunk!

Rick Zappala, Jim Jaget & Nico Saric fishing the farside of Cuttyhunk Island, Ma.

June 15, 2014 the Striper Surf Club & friends enjoying dinner at the Cuttyhunk Fishing Club lodge.

Casey Coggins enjoying the afternoon

Charlie DeVerna having a hamburger after cooking for everyone else

Nice Home on Cutty

Hanging on the porch

Mike Ginex a.k.a. Obi-Wan Kenobi enjoying the boat ride

Waiting for the water taxi

Way too many surf rods!

John Citarella and Chris Sippel

Left behind? Bill Davison and Charlie DeVerna waiting for the bus to pick them up ;)

Nico and Jim waitig to load the boat

Loading the water taxi

Hi there sailor ;)

Predrag Striped bass

Rick Zappala making a cast into the sunset

Having a good time on the porch

Lunch break for the club

Nico chowing down

Sippy chowing down


Rick Zappala club representative for the Long Island Beach Buggy Association fishing contest presents club President Chris Sippel a $75.00 check for 2nd largest Striped Bass caught @ 30 pounds and a $50.00 check for the release of that fish during the 2013 season.  In addition Rick presented a $75.00 check to past club President John Citarella for 2nd largest Bluefish (tied with Bill Davison)

Dredging boat in Jones Inlet February 2014

Smaller gap at the end of the West End 2 Jetty

West End 2 jetty gap filled in post Hurricane Sandy

The old jetty light Tower

New rocks in place at the jetty

 


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