July 8, 2019 Minutes



July 8, 2019

The meeting was brought to order by Vice President Lou Schott with a salute to the flag and a moment of silence.  Minutes from the June 24, 2019 meeting were read and approved.  The treasurer’s report was read and accepted.


TRUSTEES:                                       No report.

GACF:                                                No meeting. 

TOURNAMENTS:                             Charlie needs to provide results for 1st and 2nd in-house tournaments.

SUNSHINE:                                        No report.

FEDERATION:                                  No report.      

NJ MARINE FISHERIES:                Jim will attend the NJMF meeting this week.

HOOKED ON FISHING:                  No report.

WEBSITE/FACEBOOK:                   Posted Open tournament.

COMMUNICATIONS:                      Bank statements. 

MEMBER APPLICATIONS:            One new application, Josh Tassone.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS:                Discussed ending In-House tournaments at 3:30 and starting at sunrise. Discussed having a perch tournament. The club decided to enter a boat in the Sunshine tournament and Jim is going to attend their weigh-in. Open Tournament: any donation over $60 will get a T-shirt.  Lou picked up the T-shirts and Charlie picked up the coolers. Fisherman magazine posted the open tournament.  Discussed increasing the price of T-shirt to $15. Tiebreak rules- 1st tie breaker is length and 2nd is earliest weigh-in.

NEW BUSINESS:                               Will have a booth at the 4-H Fair but raffle tickets will not be sold.

PICNIC                                              Lou will secure the site.

GOOD OF THE ORDER:                 There is a upcoming Sea Craft party.  There is talk that the State/Feds will shut down Striped Bass.

Next meeting:  Monday, July 22 at 8:00 PM. 

Minutes recorded and respectfully submitted by Bob Cusack, Secretary.

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