September 14, 2020 Meeting

Meeting Notes – September 14, 2020

Absecon Saltwater Sportsmen’s Club

The meeting was called to order in the in the upstairs of the American Legion at 7:35 pm.  Attendees were required to wear masks and sit at least 6 feet apart.  Eight members were in attendance:  Lou Schott, Dave Burke, Joe Ricciardi, Charles Elwell, John Reese, Rich Oeser, Bill Will and Dave Roesch.  A salute to the flag was made. 

August 10 Minutes: Approved as mailed. 

Tournaments: No additional tournaments are scheduled; however, the fluke, striper and perch derby will continue until the end of the year or season closes (fluke).   A suggestion was made to post the entries to date.

40th Anniversary T – Shirts:  There was discussion as to what to do with the shirts.  Additional shirts will be given to sponsors.  Shirts will continue to be sold ($10) and may be given as door prizes at future events. 

Membership: No new applications.

Good of the Order:  Dave Roesch reported that weakfish (up to 3.5 lbs.), stripers and Spanish mackerel were being caught in Great Bay.  John Reese reported that perch fishing had been good (his largest to date was 1.9 lbs.).  Lou Schott and Rich Oeser also caught perch.  Joe Ricciardi reported he had caught small mahi and false albacore off Atlantic City.  Lou Schott commented on a recent editorial in the Press of Atlantic City.

Meeting Adjourned: 8:07 pm. 

Next Meeting:  October 12, 7:30 pm. American Legion – Absecon.    

Absecon Saltwater Sportsmen P.O. Box 453 Absecon, NJ 08201