August 13, 2008 Meeting Minutes


The meeting was called to order at 7:15 pm and adjourned at 8:30 pm.  Hoss claimed the big fish pot.  There were no special guests.

Program Activity:  None

Tips, Tactics and Techniques:  Nothing.  Stephanie & George are on for September

Raffle:  The raffle generated $55.  Keep bringing your raffle items.

Treasurer’s Report:  Stephanie Strasbaugh reported a balance of $2051.34.

Minutes:  The minutes from July were accepted as posted on the Internet.

Banquet Report:   No report.

Conservation Report:  No report.

Safety:  No report.

Federation Report:  
Shawn McConville is the WS Federation Angler of the Year.  Larry Williams went over club member  finishes  in the Federation Qualifier series.   September 13th is the next Federation meeting held in Ellensburg. 

Fishing Report: 
Tyson Ryan talked about catching a 4.14 lb smallie out of Lake Spanaway.

Tournament Report:  Larry Williams went over the Lake Washington Tournnament.  Hoss made a motion, which was defeated, for a single day Lake Washington tournament.  Larry Williams is stepping down as the tournament director.  The 2009 tournament committee will be Hoss, Joe Scheperle and Mike Coffey.

Old Business: Gerald went over the Federation Awards Banquet preparation which will be held at the La Quinta Inn in      Tacoma on November 8th (see website).  We will need raffle items for both anglers and spouses please. The money generated from the raffle will go to the club.

New Business: 
Members should be reminded that club dues are payable by the October meeting.    There will be a $10 late fee after that.  Please pay your dues in October so the Roster can be turned in earlier this year.
Klutz nominations:  
Jaymee was nominated by Stephanie for dropping his truck keys in Lake Washington at New Port Shores.  He had to go swimming in 7” of water to get the keys back.