Week 2 Winners:

Brycen SmithCosta Photo Contest: Brycen Smith from Saco, ME
Prize: Costa Sunglasses

Andy HoravaKayak: Andy Horava from Medway, MA
Prize: YETI Hopper Flip 18

Grant BoehkYouth Catch of the Week (Under 18): Grant Boehk from Fairfield, CT
Prize: YETI Half Gallon Rambler

Sabra TowneShore: Sabra Towne from Marshfield, MA
Prize: YETI Roadie 24

PJ ZolaBoat: PJ Zola from Port Washington, NY
Prize: YETI LoadOut® GoBox 30 Gear Case

Week 3 Prizes

• Boat, Shore & Kayak Special Week 3 Prize: PENN® Authority® 5500 Spinning Reel

This week the Striper Cup is featuring a special head-to-head competition between shore, boat and kayak competitors. The selected winner will take home a new PENN® Authority® 5500 – the new PENN® standard for durability and performance.

Penn Authority® 5500 Spinning Reel

Focusing on best-in-class smoothness and sealing, these reels have a size and gear ratio for every scenario. Utilizing CNC Gear technology™, the precision-cut stainless steel gear train paired with the Dura-Drag™ system, provides the power to tame anything from within the deep blue. The IPX8 sealed body and spool are top of the line, ensuring that no water will reach the internals, even if submerged.


  • Submersible IPX8 Sealed Body and Spool Design
  • Full Metal Body, Sideplate, and Rotor
  • CNC Gear Technology with Stainless Steel Main and Pinion Gears
  • Sealed Slammer® drag system with Dura-Drag™
  • 12+1 Stainless Steel Bearing System
  • Leveline® Slow Oscillation System
  • Spare Hypalon Handle Knob

• Youth Catch of the Week (Under 18): Penn Battle III 4000 Spinning Combo
BATTLE III 4000 Spinning Combo

• Costa Weekly Photo: Costa Sunglasses

Costa Corbina PRO