MARS Fishing Club

Document Sample
MARS Fishing Club Powered By Docstoc
					MARS Fishing Club
 2010 Kickoff Meeting
    Jan. 14, 2010
                        Agenda

•   Introduction (5 min)
•   MFC Website
•   2010 Schedule Review/Approval (30 min)
•   2010 Budget Review/Approval (15 min)
•   2010 Election of Officers (10 min)
•   2010 Rules Review/Approval (30 min)
•   2010 MFC Constitution Review/Approval (10 min)
•   2009 Awards (10 min)
•   Door Prizes (5 min)
              MFC Objectives
• The objectives of the Club are to foster and
  enhance recreational and competitive fishing
  as a sport.

• These objectives will be achieved by
  conducting fishing tournaments, supporting
  community service activities, and providing a
  social forum for the club members to
  enhance their knowledge and skills of the
  sport.
           MFC Membership
• All MSFC employees, their immediate
  family, and MSFC retirees are eligible
  for membership

• MSFC contractors are eligible for
  associate membership subject to
  availability
              2009 MFC Highlights

•   11 Tournaments
•   223 Fish Weighed
•   658.3 pounds
•   100% Safety




                              Tournament #2:
                        Logan Martin Lake – Lakeside
                              March 28, 2009
                      MFC Website
• URL: www.marsfishing.net
• Should be up and running (& will be evolving)
• 5 pages
   –   Home
   –   Tournament Results
   –   Schedule
   –   Links to information (lake maps/ramps, etc).
   –   TBD (tournament rules, members, announcements, ???)
• Photo album
• Blog
• Email
       MFC 2010 Proposed Schedule

• Schedule Considerations:
  – Avoid other tournament days
  – Avoid holidays
  – Try to spread out events
  – At least one “away” tournament
  – Majority of tournaments are draws
    • “Buddy” tournaments: night/away/bream
  – Avoid Buzz blackout dates
    • President’s option
MFC 2010 Proposed Schedule
2009 Opening Day!!!




            Tournament #1:
Guntersville Lake – Scottsboro City Park
           February 21, 2009
      2010 MFC Proposed Budget

• Insert 2010 Budget
Wheeler, Ingalls
              2010 Election of Officers

•   President
•   Vice President
•   Treasurer/Secretary
•   Tournament Director
•   Members at Large (2)
                           MFC Officer Duties
President
      a.    It shall be the duty of the President to preside at all business meetings and to have general
            supervision of the affairs of the Club.
      b.    It shall be the President’s privilege and duty to call business meetings, appoint committees not
            otherwise provided for, and fill committee and protem vacancies.
      c.    The President shall represent the Fishing Club at any required Exchange meetings.
      d.    The President shall perform such other duties as the office may require.
Vice-President
      a.    The Vice-President shall assume the duties of the office of the President in the event of the
            President's absence.
      b.    The Vice-President shall preside as chairman of Tournament Rules Committee.
Secretary/Treasurer
      a.    The Secretary/Treasurer shall maintain financial records and sign all checks.
      b.    The Secretary/Treasurer shall collect dues from the members, be responsible for, and safeguard
            funds belonging to the club.
      c.    The Secretary/Treasurer shall take minutes at all business and committee meetings.
      d.    The Secretary/Treasurer shall maintain an up to date list of all paid members eligible for club
            activities.
      e.    The Secretary/Treasurer shall prepare and submit budget requests each year to the Exchange after
            obtaining the approval of the Club Board of Directors.
      f.    The Secretary/Treasurer shall be responsible for the correspondence of the Club.
Tournament Director
      a.    The Tournament Director shall be responsible for all tournament equipment.
      b.    The Tournament Director shall be in charge of all tournament proceedings and assure that
            tournaments are held in accordance with tournament rules and regulations.
      c.    The Tournament Director shall report all tournament results to club officials.
Members at Large (2)
      a.    Serve on the Activities/Tournament Rules Committee
            2009 Club Officers
•   Charlie Nola - V.P.
•   Karl Nelson – Treasurer/Secretary
•   Jack Belanger – Tournament Director
•   Mark Sloan – Member at Large
•   Robert McClain – Member at Large


The MFC Thanks You for a GREAT Year!!
      MFC 2010 Tournament Rules

• Proposed Changes



• Approval
       MFC 2010 Constitution
• Proposed Changes




• Approval
           MFC 2009 Awards
• 2009 Big Fish
  – Largemouth Bass
  – Smallmouth Bass
  – Spotted Bass


• 2009 Angler of the Year
                MFC 2009 Big Fish
                Largemouth Bass
• Ross Evans
• 7.51 pounds
• Classic
  – Guntersville, Browns
    Creek
• October 24, 2009
2009 Big Fish:
Largemouth Bass 7.51 lb
Classic:
Guntersville - Browns Creek
October 24, 2009



Ross Evans


James Buzzell, MFC President
              MFC 2009 Big Fish
              Smallmouth Bass
• John Thomas
• 3.65 pounds
• Tournament #3
  – Pickwick Lake
• April 4, 2009




                     Photo of big smallmouth not available – Above
                     photo is John’s two biggest at Tournament #1
                                                2009 Big Fish:
                                                Smallmouth Bass 3.65 lb
                                                Tournament #3:
                                                Pickwick Lake, McFarland Park
                                                April 4, 2009



                                                John Thomas


                                                James Buzzell, MFC President




Photo of big smallmouth not available – Above
photo is John’s two biggest at Tournament #1
              MFC 2009 Big Fish
                Spotted Bass
• John Pea
• 3.82 pounds
• Tournament #2
  – Logan Martin Lake
• March 28, 2008
2009 Big Fish:
Spotted Bass 3.82 lb
Tournament #2:
Logan Martin, Lakeside Landing
March 28, 2009



John Pea


James Buzzell, MFC President
                        MFC 2009 AOY
Mark Sloan
• 26 points
• 9 of 11 tournaments
  fished
• Three 1st Place
  Finishes
• One 2nd Place
  Finish
• Four 3rd Place
  Finishes
• Big Fish @
  tournament 5
• 3rd Consecutive
  AOY Title for Mark      Two of Mark’s favorite fish from Pickwick fun-fishing
                                                        2009 Angler of the Year



                                                        Mark Sloan



                                                        James Buzzell, MFC President




Two of Mark’s favorite fish from Pickwick fun-fishing
MFC 2009 AOY Final Standings
              AOY STANDINGS 10/24/09
      Place   POINTS        NAME
        1       26   Sloan, Mark
        2       24   Pea, John
        2       24   Thomas, John
        4       23   Smith, Deon
        5       21   Smith, Tim
        6       19   Cumming, Todd
        6       19   Proper, Nathan
        8       16   Belanger, Jack
        9       15   McClain, Robert
       10       12   Garrett, Charlie
                11   Glover, Joe
                11   Nelson, Karl
                10   Butler, Josh
                10   Buzzell, James
                10   Evans, Ross
                10   Nola, Charlie
                 9   McQueen, Don
                    Closing

• MFC looks for another great tournament
  season for 2010
• Pre-Tournament #1 meeting will be held the
  Thursday before the tournament at noon at
  the MSFC picnic grounds
• Start making plans for the away tournament
  in March

				
DOCUMENT INFO