JOSFC Reular Meeting Minutes – May 19, 2011
Meeting chaired by: President – Don Cook
Note Taker: Secretary – Alison Thornton
|Board Member||Present||Absent||Board Member||Present||Absent|
|Don Cook||X||Paul Gallup||X|
|Danny Del Rio||X||AJ Proescher||X|
|Alison Thornton||X||Greg Wallace||X|
|Tina Proescher||X||Alan Shepard||X|
|Larry Hixenbaugh||X||Chris Rooney||X|
The meeting was called to order at 8:10
Don made announcements: Mahi deMayo has been cancelled.
David Garrard tournament, Fishing for the Cure is Saturday May 21
JOSFC May trolling tournament is Sunday May 22
June 2 meeting is the JOSFC Club birthday/past presidents meeting. Menu will be a Low country Boil!
June 10 and 11 is the Jacksonville Rodeo and the Kingbuster
June 19 is JOSFC Jr. Angler tournament
June 4 & 5 and June 18 & 19 are license free fishing weekends.
Jimmy from Current Productions attended the meeting, Chris welcomed and thanked him for all his does for the club!
Pot Luck dinner tonight, lots of great food, plenty to eat!
Mark from DOA Lures was the speaker. Mark is from Houston, TX but currently lives in Stuart FL. He fished in
Galveston TX as a child.
he has invented a shrimp bait. The Lures are shot in Jacksonville FL.
All parts are made in USA, Plastic from NC, Jig head from IL and hooks from Denver CO.
Mark talked about knots. He uses a triple surgeon knot – leader to line. Uses this knot to add bulk to knot (overhand knot)
Mark said to ultimately fish an outgoing tide.
He showed a variety of lures and handed some out..
He likes the Gold Glitter in the wintertime.
He also likes to use a loop on lure, uses the bowline knot
Mark talked about techniques. Showed his different shrimp lures and weedless ones.
Snap and Pause technique, gets more bites.
Mark handed out samples of his lures to everyone and answered questions.
Great demonstration., thank you Mark and DOA Lures!
Chris announced the new members.. Lisandro (Chico) Rosales
Travis Church, Victor Raynor and David Day.
May trolling tournament is Sunday May 22. Chris read the rules.. Limit to 3 miles east of BR (JOSFC chart)
MAY UNLIMITED TOURNAMENT RESULTS MAY 7 2011:
1st Place Tom Meyer
Sailfish 50 pts
Blackfin Tuna 12.4 lbs
Dolphin 11.3 lbs
2nd Place Chris Rooney
Dolphin 20.0 lbs
Dolphin 18.4 lbs
Dolphin 17.2 lbs
3rd place Tim Altman
Dolphin 20.8 lbs
Dolphin 17.0 lbs
Dolphin 16.5 lbs
MAY UNLIMITED TOURAMENT ANGLER RESULTS:
1ST place, Peter Kovicac 21.4 lb Cobia
2nd place, Tom Darga 20.0 lbs Dolphin
3rd place, Patrick Jallup (jr)17.6 lbs Dolphin
CONGRATS to all winners and participants!
FISHING BOARD UPDATES:
Jason Cook Jr Angler 11 & under 5.4 lb Dolphin
Dan Lom Mens board 10.8 lb Bonita
Chris Rooney Bluewater board 20.0 lb Dolphin
Rob Cripe Light Tackle 16.3 lb Kingfish
Rob Cripe Light Tackle 11.3 lb Dolphin
Zach Miller Jr. Angler 12-17 8.2 lb Dolphin
Larrissa Ogin Jr. Angler 12-17 28.3 lb Jack Cravelle
Kaitlyn Kiel Jr Angler inshore 1.25 lb Whiting
Bean Bag, lures, lots of stuff!
There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned at 9:40pm.