Happy New Year!! The Mr. & Mrs. Bass Club of Austin held their monthly meeting on January 3, 2017 at Threadgill’s on North Lamar. Teams who attended were Anderson, Davis, Gast, Huebel/Smith, Summers, Trevino, and Wilson.
For those that missed the meeting, here’s the recap: President Anderson wished Joe (12th) and Rosemarie(27th) a happy birthday.
Jeff handed the meeting over to Elizabeth who gave the treasurer’s report. If you weren’t there and would like the info, email Ms. Anderson.
Tournament Director Jeff announced the results for our December tournament that was held at Fayette, 5 teams that came out and fished. Results were 3rd place was Team Summers with 9.63 lbs, 2nd place was Team Trevino with 11.05 lbs, and 1st place was Team Hunter with 11.76 lbs.
Next up on the TD agenda: The January tournament location has been changed to Stillhouse, due to lake lowering. LBJ is rescheduled for February.
Weigh in:Union Grove
Christmas party food. I’ll email out the list so everyone has who is bringing what. If you are wanting to participate in the White Elephant gift exchange, each person needs to bring a $25 wrapped gift for our club party on February 4th. There will be a flipping contest, start practicing and bring your rod!
Club dues are due now. If you haven’t paid yet, please by the January 15th tournament.
We will be discussing our club membership with TABC or another MMBC championship next month.
Our spring 2 day will be held in April. We will vote on that next month, please bring lakes and lodging information.
Congratulations to our 2016 Anglers of the Year, Steve and Laurie Wilson! 2nd place is Team Davis, 3rd place is Team Summers.
Men’s big bass of 2016 went to Allen Summers. He had a 10.57 at Lake Austin.
Women’s big bass of 2016 went to Laurie Wilson, with a 11.91 at Sam Rayburn.