Below are the final results of the Octoberfest Tournament Saturday 10/15 and Sunday 10/16. The tournament was sponsored by the NNAC. Gift certificates 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.
1st place Bob Hudson 10lb 13oz Smith Point on 10/15 at 1:15
2nd place Stuart McKenzie 4lb 14oz Lewisetta on 10/15 at 4:50
3rd place Jan Jamrog 4lb 5oz Smith Point on 10/15 at 1:14
4th place Emmett Boyd 4lb 2oz Buzzards Point 10/15 at 11:20
5th place John Elkin 2lb 14oz Smith Point on 10/15 at 1:14*
6th place Mark Roy 2lb 14oz Smith Point on 10/15 at 1:15*
7th place Tom Hedgpeth 2lb 10oz Smith Point on 10/15 at 4:26
8th place Paulette O’Connor 2lb 2oz Buzzards Point 10/15 at 4:45
1st place Larry Hartzler 4lb 8oz Smith Point on 10/15 at 1:15
2nd place John Elkin 2lb 14oz Smith Point on 10/15 at 1:14
There were no entries for puppy drum or speckled trout.
*Tie breaker based on earliest weigh in time.
Congratulations to the winners and all who weighed in fish during the tournament.
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.