Expert Anglers Talk Stripers at RI Event
EastBayRI: It was a great night. Three of the top striped bass anglers in the state spoke about spring fishing in the upper bay at a panel discussion facilitated by Steve Medeiros, president of the Rhode Island Saltwater Anglers Association (RISAA), at its March 26 meeting. Sharing tips and stories were Steve McKenna of Cranston, author, lecturer and noted shore angler; Capt. Jim White of White Ghost Charters; and Capt. Joe Pagano of Stuff-It Charters.
They talked about everything to do with striped bass—baits, locations, preferred time of day to fish and gear. This panel discussion format, the first for RISAA, was a big hit with the record 235 anglers in attendance at the West Valley Inn in West Warwick. Here are highlights of what they had to say: