July 13, 2015 Minutes

ABSECON SALTWATER SPORTSMEN
MINUTES
July 13, 2015

The meeting opened with a salute to the flag and a moment of silence for our troops, with President Jim Van Daley presiding. The minutes of June 22 were read and approved. The treasurer’s report was read and approved.

COMMITTEE REPORTS:

TRUSTEES: No report.

GACF: Nothing to report.

SUNSHINE: Olie Carlson passed away. He was a dedicated member who will surely be missed. Service is on Friday, 7/17. Jack Synder is sick, a card will be sent from the club.

FEDERATION: Closed for the summer.

NJ MARINE FISHERIES: Next meeting will be on September 3.

WEBSITE/FACEBOOK: Need to check Facebook and website to see if open tournament was posted.

TOURNAMENTS: Payouts of the 2nd and 3rd tournaments were handed out. Land & Sea results to date:
Striper – Jay Levance 32.1 lb Kingfish- Kurt Renart 11.2 oz.
Bluefish- Jay Levance 17.55 lb. Flounder- Fred Hynes 7.03 lb.

COMMUNICATIONS: One open tournament entry application and bank statements.

APPLICATIONS FOR MEMBERSHIP: No new applications.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS: Dessert plaque was returned and needs to be updated with results from last 6 years. Bob will search the meeting archive. The fisherman of the year plaque also needs to be updated.

NEW BUSINESS: No new business.

OPEN TOURNAMNT: Need volunteers to work the BBQ. Lou will pick up the T-shirts. All sponsors for the T-shirt are set. Flyer were posted in many places and mailed to past captains.

PICNIC: Lou gave an update, location and date not set at this time. The Cologne fire house has 3 church groups on the current planned date. EHC Lake is not a good choice. Another alternative is the Pomona Gun Club.

GOOD OF THE ORDER: The RFA has a new Yamaha 200HP outboard on sale for $15,000.

Next meeting: Monday, July 27 at 8:00 PM.

Respectfully submitted,
Bob Cusack Secretary

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