Grab Bag Tournament
Below are the results (top four placings for each species) of the Grab Bag Tournament Saturday 8/17 and Sunday 8/18. Gift certificates from J&W Seafood, Deltaville, the tournament sponsor, will be awarded to the top two anglers (by weight) for each species. Angler of the Year (AOY) points will be awarded as follows for each species: 4 points for first place, 3 points for second place, 2 points for third place and 1 point each for all other fish weighed in.
Spanish Mackerel (10 entries)
1st James Brown 2lb 11oz 3:05 Smith Point on 9/17*
2nd Scott Houghtaling 2lb 11oz 4:10 Lewisetta on 9/17*
3rd Jerry Rushing 2lb 9oz 11:00 Lewisetta on 9/17
4th Randy Gunn 2lb 5oz 4:15 Lewisetta on 9/17
Bluefish (12 entries)
1st Mark Roy 2lb 8oz 3:06 Smith Point on 9/17
2nd James Brown 2lb 5oz 3:05 Smith Point on 9/17
3rd Randy Gunn 1lb 9oz 4:15 Lewisetta on 9/17
4th Ken Hill 1lb 5oz 3:00 J&W Seafood 9/17
Spot (10 entries)
1st Ken Hill 8oz 3:00 J&W Seafood 9/17*
2nd Stuart McKenzie 8oz 2:15 Lewisetta on 9/18*
3rd Scott Houghtaling 5oz 4:10 Lewisetta on 9/17*
4th Tom Hedgpeth 5oz 12:35 Smith Point on 9/18*
*Tie breaker based on earliest weigh in time.
Congratulations to the winners and all who weighed in fish during the tournament.
Thanks to J&W Seafood, the tournament sponsor, and to the marinas/weigh in locations for their continuing support of the club’s fishing tournaments.
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 hosted seven member tournaments (seven different species). During 2016, the club has again scheduled seven member tournaments (eight different species).
An “Angler of The Year” contest is conducted each year with points awarded based on tournament results. Other events such as a club picnic, charter outings and seminars may be hosted by the club throughout the year.