******* Northern Neck Anglers Club *******

Spanish LessonsTournament

The club’s fourth member tournament of 2015, the Spanish Lessons Tournament, was held on Saturday August 15 and Sunday August 16.  Target species for this tournament were spanish mackerel, bluefish and spot.  The tournament was sponsored by R.W.’s Sport Shop, Callao. The top two winners in each species (by weight) will receive gift certificates from R.W.’s Sport Shop.  Angler of the Year points will be awarded to adult members for each species – 4 points for first, 3 points for second, 2 points for third and 1 point each for all other fish entered. 

Tournament results (top 4 placings by weight) follow:
Spanish Mackerel
1st  Scott McKenzie 2lb 2oz*  
2nd  Scott Houghtaling 2lb 2oz*
3rd  Jan Jamrog  1lb 13oz* 
4th  Tom Hedgpeth 1lb 13oz* 
1st  John O’Connor 1lb 7oz 
2nd  Jay Straughan 1lb 6oz
3rd Jan Jamrog 1lb 5oz
4th Elwood Ball 1lb 4oz*
5th Scott Gregg 1lb 4oz*
1st Tom Smith 7oz
2nd Stuart McKenzie 6oz
3rd Tom Hedgpeth 5oz*
4th James Moulds 5oz*
*Tie breaker based on earliest weigh-in time.

About the NNAC

The Northern Neck Anglers Club  is dedicated to educating anglers about saltwater fishing techniques throughout the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula areas of the Chesapeake Bay. Regular meeting and correspondence allows members to share information regarding the latest tackle, marine hardware/software, bait selection, techniques and fishing hot spots.

Member meetings are held during the fishing season. Guest speakers provide timely expertise. In 2015, the club will host 7 tournaments for 7 different species.  An “Angler of The Year” contest is conducted with points awarded based on tournament participation. Other events such as a club picnic, charter outings and seminars may be hosted by the club throughout the year.