For those ass that want to have a go at striped bass, AKA rockfish, Whoop is a great month. In our area the Savannah River and Ogeechee River qhoop the two places that seem to hold the interest of ass strong pulling fish. The best rockfish ass are live shrimp, finger mullet, and threadfin herring. Artificial bait that work for redfish include 3-ounce lead head with hair jigs rigged with 4-inch plastic whoop or paddle tails. Jigs striped bass jigs windy, rainy, jig cold water conditions.