August 6th, 2012 Newsletter

Leavenworth Bass Club

Newsletter and General Membership Meeting Minutes

August 6th, 2012

President:

Mike Brooks

680-8721

Vice-President

Bill Horvath

306-1110

Treasurer:

Ken Hackworth

240-4884

Secretary:

Travis Perret

424-9354

Webmaster:

Travis Perret

424-9354

Youth Director:

Bill Horvath

306-1110

Members at Large:

Ray Cates

816-588-8351

Rodney Bledsoe

Tournament    Director

 Ray   Hillebrand

682-7551

Tournament   Committee

Bob Jorgensen

Rodney Bledsoe

Bill Gevedon

Dennis Edwards

Dave Clevenger

 

Please note, the next monthly Club meeting is on Tuesday September 4th, 2012 at the Fort Leavenworth Rod and Gun Club.  The grills will be ready at 6:00 PM for you to cook your steaks, hamburgers or whatever you want to bring. The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM.

The website is located at the following address: http://theleavenworthbassclub.org/. .  Additionally, please check to make sure your personal information is correct on the webpage.  If your information is not correct, please notify Travis.

For all of you that missed the meeting, you missed a chance to win a free entry into a 2012 season tournament.  Just remember, you cannot affect any club decisions or win a free entry into a tournament, if you do not show up for the meetings! Be sure to plan to attend the next meeting.   Come early and join us around the bar.

 

 The August 6th, 2012 General Membership Meeting Minutes follows:

 WELCOME

The Leavenworth Bass Club held its regular monthly meeting on August 6th, 2012 at the Fort Leavenworth Rod and Gun Club Clubhouse.  There were 21 members present. The president called the meeting to order at 7:00 pm.

The meeting started with our guest speaker Troy Mason.  He is a biologist at Mozingo Lake.  He did a great presentation about the lake.  Thanks Troy.

 Secretary’s Report:  The minutes for the July 6th, 2012 general membership meeting were approved as written.  They were e-mailed to all members and were posted to the club website.

Treasurer’s Report:   Treasurer reported a beginning balance of $4588.60 and a current balance of $4983.60. The Treasurer reported a beginning balance of $7327.95 in the Fishing for Freedom account and a current balance of $16536.93.  The Fishing For Freedom PayPal account has a current balance of $23.95. The treasurer’s report was accepted as read.

Conservation Committee: No Report

 Youth Committee:  The youth event has been postponed.  Bill will talk with Larry about partnering up with the Rod and Gun Club to put on a kids fishing derby.

Banquet Committee: No Report

Webmaster:  If you have something you would like to see on the website please email it to Travis at wayrnnr@yahoo.com and he will post it.  Fishing pictures or fishing articles would be great.

Vice President’s report:  No Report

President’s Report: No Report

OLD BUSINESS:  Larry reminded us that there is still a need for Fishing For Freedom volunteers.  Also make sure to spread awareness of the event.

Fishing For Freedom Meeting Minutes:

 

NEW BUSINESS:  At the next meeting we will discuss ways to track the winners of the free entry.

We will also be discussing the state tournament.  You need to make sure you have contacted Ray Hillebrand by August 31st if you intend on going to the state tournament and are of qualified status.

New Members: We had two new members at the meeting, Rich Pearl, who is the son-in-law of Ken Hackworth, and Tom Baker.  Welcome to the club.

Tournament Director’s Report: 

Big Bass Winners:

Boater Big Bass Bill Gevedon (6.16 #)

2nd Boater Big Bass Travis Perret (5.61 #)

Co-Angler Big Bass Mark Justice (4.96 #)

2nd Co-Anlger Big Bass Frank Carroll (4.77 #)

Name

Mozingo
(D)
14 July

GEVEDON,   BILL

50

PERRET,   TRAVIS

48.5

SENTERFITT,   DAN

48.5

CATES,   GARRETT

47

GREENE,   BOB

46

KENTON,   RANDY

44.5

READ,   STEVE

44.5

HORVATH,   BILL

42.5

STOAFER,   LARRY

42.5

JORGENSEN,   BOB

41

STROTHER,   TOM

38.5

BROOKS,   MIKE

38.5

CLEVENGER,   DAVE

38.5

HILLEBRAND,   RAY

38.5

LEE,   DANNY

36

JUSTICE,   MARK

35

MARTIN,   MIKE

34

CARROLL,   FRANK

33

LUNA,   MARK

32

CATES,   RAY

31

WILLIAMS,   ED

30

CARROLL,   JOHN

10

MATTHEWS,   JOHN

10

 

 

 

Mozingo Lake Tournament August 18th

5:30 am launch or safe light

3:00 pm Weigh-in

Launch Order Partner

1

Travis Perret Ed Williams

2

Bob Jorgensen Dave Clevenger

3

Bob Greene Mike Martin

4

Ken Hackworth Tom Baker

5

Bill Horvath Bill Frederick

6

Mark Justice Rich Pearl

7

Randy Kenton Rodney Bledsoe

8

Ray Hillebrand Tom Strother

9

Steve Read Ray Cates

10

Danny Lee  John Matthews

11

Larry Stoafer

12

Bill Gevedon

13

Mike Brooks

 

 

Free Tournament Entry:  Ray Cates was the lucky winner of one free tournament entry to be used in the 2012 season.

 

Rodney Bledsoe won a gift certificate to Smithville Marina.

There being no further official business, the meeting was adjourned at 8:30 PM.

SUBMITTED BY: APPROVED BY:
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Travis Perret Mike Brooks
Secretary President

 

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