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. During 2019, the club is hosting eight member tournaments (nine 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.
Gift Certificates are awarded to the top 3 placings. Angler of the Year (AOY) points are awarded to the adult members as follows: 5 points for first, 4 points for second, 3 points for third and 2 for fourth. Youth members are not eligible for the AOY award.
The club’s Fifth member tournament of 2019, the Grab Bag Tournament will be held over the first three weekends in September(September 7-8, 14-15 and 21-22), weather permitting as always. Scheduled target species for this tournament are Bluefish and Spanish Mackerel.
AOY points will be awarded for each of the three species per tournament rules, with 5 points for first, 4 for second, 3 for third, 2 for fourth and 1 for fifth and all other eligible fish entered.
|Grab Bag Tournament|
|Final Top 5 Leader Board (following Weekend #2)|
|Species||Place||Name||Date Weighed||Weight||Weigh Location|
|1||Steve Hedgpeth||9/14/2019||2lb 0oz||Smith Pt|
|2||Stuart McKenzie||9/7/2019||1lb 13oz||Lewisetta|
|3||Tom Smith||9/8/2019||1lb 12oz||Buzzards Pt|
|4||Jan Jamrog||9/14/2019||1lb 10oz||Buzzards Pt|
|5||Tom Hedgpeth||9/14/2019||1lb 8oz||Smith Pt|
|1||Jan Jamrog||9/15/2019||4lb 6oz||Buzzards Pt|
|2||John O’Connor||9/15/2019||3lb 10oz||Buzzards Pt|
|3||Steve Hedgpeth||9/14/2019||2lb 2oz||Smith Pt|
|4||Stuart McKenzie||9/8/2019||1lb 12oz||Lewisetta|
|5||Ben Ames||9/14/2019||1lb 12oz||Buzzards Pt|
Please be advised that the scale at Norview Marina weigh station is back in operation.