Newsletter

Ancient City Game Fish Assoc.

P. O. Box 2001

St. Augustine, Florida 32085

 

September  2013

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CLUB Information:
Our Next Meeting:  Our next General Meeting will be September 17th. The Board of Director’s meetings are listed on the address page of this newsletter.  Members are welcomed to the Board meeting. 

September General Meeting: RaffleJoel and Carm will have a great raffle and also will be raffling a Lucky 7 custom made to order rod starting this month. Tickets will be $10.00.   All proceeds will go to the reef fund.  Kids Club: will be conducted bring your kids, FUN for all.  Voting for next year’s Officers and Directors: will be conducted during this meeting and installation of the officers and board will be at the November meeting. The Nominating Committee will nominate board of directors who are: President, Vice-President, Treasurer, Secretary & 6 Directors.  You will vote for the Officers and 5 Directors (Note: the outgoing President will serve as the 6th Director). You may submit nominations from the floor providing the person nominated is present and willing to accept the office. The Board operates the club’s business and is very important to the club.  You can also volunteer to Chair or serve on Committees. For you new members, this is an opportunity to get more involved in the club and how it operates. If you would like to nominate someone or if you would like to volunteer for one on these positions contact the current secretary Stephanie at 904-669-0213.

 

Fishing Information:

August Angler-of-the-Month Marie Colee: Congratulations to Angler-of-the- Month Marie Colee. She caught 2 fish for a total of 400 points. Great job Marie. There were 31 fish entered from 14 anglers this month. There were 10 species of fish entered.  Complete list is attached. Catches include cards received from July 25th thru August 29th.  Cards received after August 29th will count for the September Angler-of-the-Month.

 

Pink Up The Spots Cancer Benefit: We have picked the community charity for this year, it is Pink Up the Pace.  We will be teaming up with them to participate in their walk and they will be assisting us with our tournament.  Our In-Club Redfish Spots Tournament will take place at the same event. Walk date is Saturday. October 5th and Big Redfish tournament is October 11th & 12th. Captains meeting Friday, October 11th at The Bait Shack at Vilano Boat Ramp.  Rick Mackey will have rules for both tournaments.  Fishing, Saturday 12 October and Awards Dinner at Ocean Grove RV Super Center.  We need everyone's help with gathering raffle prizes and sponsors.  Event  flyer is attached.  Fishing questions please contact Rick Mackey (904-501-2032), sponsor questions please contact Angela Ashton (904-495-1805) and event questions please contact Donna Frantz (904-814-0515).


Young Anglers (Kids) Fishing Tournament.  Due to all young anglers not identified as ACGFA members or as guests of members, there were several entries in the Junior Kingfish and Backwater Challenges that were not listed on the results list.  The list was updated and all kids that weighed in a fish won a prize. Final standings are attached.

 

Membership Info:   All memberships are due. Membership year is June 1st thru May 31st.  Dues are $50.00. A membership includes a spouse or “significant other” and their dependent(s) under 18 years old.  If you are not a paid member, your fish cards won’t count.  Don’t lose out.

President’s Message 
Hello everyone, its voting time again so please try to join us so you can vote on your favorite board member.  We have 13 members to fill 5 spots so your vote is important to us.  Thanks to Bobby Jones and Sandy Williams for the snack for August.  
One of our club members Kelly Burres & Family are doing a benefit supporting his brother Chuck Burres on September 14th this month at the Shrine Club with a rummage sale starting 8:00 am and at 2:00 pm the Horseshoe and Corn Hole Tournament begins.  BBQ Dinner tickets for $25.00 a couple or $15.00 for one, they are Raffling off a lot of nice items and 50/50 raffle, also they are accepting donations if you would like to help this family out.  Please call 904-669-4700.

Get ready in October for Pink up the Spots (and In-Club Redfish Spots) Tournaments.

Fish On
Chip Whitfield - President

ACGFA YEAR-END STANDINGS Thru 8/29/13
INSHORE BOAT-OF-THE-YEAR 
1st - Get R Wet - Matthew Padgett - 425 Pts
2nd - Fishaholics - Jerry Colvin - 225 Pts
3rd - Dragon Fly -  Richie Van Kirk - 200 Pts
OFFSHORE BOAT-OF-THE-YEAR 
1st - Wanda’s Diamond - Leroy Kinlaw - 400 Pts
2nd - Reel Music - Mark Hagen, Sr. - 325 Pts
3rd - Laid Back - Rick Newbern - 300 Pts
INSHORE ANGLER-OF-THE-YEAR 
SMALL-FRY
1st - Matthew Padgett, Jr.  - 875 Pts             
 2nd - Kaylee Brown - 275 Pts
3rd - None
JUNIOR
1st - Russell Oldenburg, Jr - 350 Pts
2nd & 3rd - None
WOMEN
1st - Alison Colvin - 575 Pts    
2nd - Trina Taylor - 300 Pts  
3rd - None
MEN
1st – Richie Van Kirk – 300 Pts  
 2nd - Matt Padgett- 275 Pts   
 3rd - Deedo Nelson - 150 Pts
OFFSHORE ANGLER-OF-THE-YEAR
SMALL-FRY

1st - Tie: Matthew Padgett, Jr &
Kaylee Brown
- 100 Pts
3rd - None
JUNIOR
1st – Luke George - 1050 Pts
2nd - Nykki Burres - 400 Pts 
3rd - Ryan Mae Essery - 50 Pts
WOMEN
1st – Vikki Sims - 425 Pts
2nd - Marie Colee - 350 pts  
3rd - Jaymie Burres - 200 Pts
MEN
1st –  Chip Whitfield - 275 Pts
2nd - Terrell Jones, Sr. - 200 Pts       
3rd - Tie: Mark Hagen, Sr.
& Rick Newbern - 175 Pts