Congrats to Mike Duncan for the first documented keeper striped bass of the season, and a huge thanks for the release. Over the weekend we did a lot of fishing in different areas with a lot of different gear and colors. Not much was hitting the colorful rigs, jigs, and bucktails. The bass all seemed to prefer white swim shads, and flies. Bloodworms have been great bait in the tidal creek areas and back bays. Probably due to the fact the water is not as clear in those areas and bass love bloodworms in the spring. Use a large . . .