May Meeting Minutes

May Meeting Minutes

Will Presley called meeting to order at 7pm

Attendees:  Bob P, Mark, Bob S, Will F, Sparky, Al, Ted, Tim, Chris, Karl, Wll P & Scott G

Minutes read out from last meeting

Treasurer report – 8K

Conservation project to have wagon ready with buckets with mesh liners by OBN Team tournament.

TBF – Region 1 Delaware Lake

Co-Angler owes link $40

Bob S- Joe Wilcox

Scott C – Michael M

Mark Kibble – Chuck Castle

Rich – Will P

Rob D – James M

New Business – Club voted to pass hat for collection for Dan Campbell, club will match what club collects.  Voted & Seconded

Bob S – show & tell brought in his talking fish project to share that maybe something that can be added to the Club Cart.  Still work in progress.

 

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CBM Results and Points for Alum Creek on April 24th, 2022

CBM Results for Alum Creek on April 24th, 2022

Updated Jason Jones total weight.. SG

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CBM Alum Creek 1st Tournament of 2022 Season

CBM 1st tournament of 2022 season top 4 at Alum Creek on April 24th.

1st Place: Tim Ward

2nd Place: Ray Lowe

3rd Place: Will Presley

4th Place: Brandon Hobbs

Big Bass: Tim Ward 2.80 lbs.

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Meeting Minutes April 2022

Meeting Minutes for April 13, 2022

President: Will Presley called the meeting to order at 7:00 pm

Members Present: Al Evans, Bob Pharris, Bob Schinker, Chris Fisher, Dave Sprow, James Maynard, Jason Fairbanks, Jason Jones, Jay Siefring, Joe Farkas, Joe Stark, Karl Guegold, Matt Bertram, Mark Kibble, Rob Doughty, Scott Gordon, Ted Nixon, Terry Hall, Will Forister, Will Presley

Columbus Bassmasters would like to welcome Jason Jones and Jay Siefring to the club

Treasures Report (Balance) $8, 361.67

Fishing Report: Several of the guys fished the Big Bass Splash at Lake Guntersville and had a great time.

Old Business:  Congratulations to Jason Fairbanks for selling the winning gun raffle ticket.  The club will cover Jason’s due for the 2023 season.

New Business: TBF Wild Card Tournament May 7th, at Alum Creek. You may want to fish it if you have not qualified for the TBF Championship, scheduled for July 9th, and 10th, at Lake Erie

TBF Region 1 is scheduled for May 21st, and 22nd, at Delaware Lake with Alum Creek as a backup. If you are planning to fish the tournament, please see Will Presley with dues at Alum on Sunday 4/24. Cost $75.00

The club voted to cover the dues for the person that sells the most raffle tickets and the individual that sells the winning ticket for the following season.

We would like to thank Joe Farkas for his presentation on swim jigs

Dale Mattox will surprise us with his presentation at the next meeting

Assistance will be needed from the club members for the recycling program

Will Presley will remain as club president and Matt Bertram will remain as Treasure

50/50 Winner: Rob Doughty $35.00

Next Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, May 11th, at 7:00 pm

Meeting Adjourned: 8:11 pm

 

 

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Columbus Bassmasters – Pairings for Event #1 Alum Creek 2022

Columbus Bassmasters 2022 Season Tournament # 1

Alum Creek Pairings

April 24th New Galena Ramp

Hours:  7:00AM – 3:00PM

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Bob Schinker & Ted Nixon

Brandon Hobbs & Mike Ross

Brian Vogelsang & James Maynard

Chris Fisher & Will Presley

Joe Farkas & Joe Wilcox

Matt Bertram & Will Forister

Rich Carter & Dave Sprow

Scott Gordon & Andy Strickland

Jason Jones & Michael McClellan

Tim Ward & Jason Fairbanks

Jay Siefring & Joe Stark

Terry Hall

Al Evans

Mark Kibble

Chuck Castle

Chas Steman

Ray Lowe

Rob Doughty

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March 2022 Meeting Minutes

Meeting Minutes for March 9th

President Will Presley called the meeting to order @ 7:00pm

Members Present: Al Evans, Bob Pharris, Bob Schinker, Chad Steman, Chris Fisher, Chuck Castle, Dale Mattox, James Maynard, Joe Farkas, Joe Spark, Joe Wilcox, Karl Guegold, Mark Kibble, Ray Lowe, Rob Doughty, Rick Carter, Scott Gordon, Ted Nixon, Terry Hall, Tim Ward, Will Forister, and Will Presley

Guest/ Prospective New Members: Jay Siefring

Columbus Bassmasters would like to welcome Bill Cordle and Joe Spark to the club.

Treasures Report: $5,541.47

Fishing Report: TBF National Championship on Lake Conroe, Rick Carter (boater) finished 31st and Colten Didion (c0-angler) 25th. Congratulation guys! Joe Spark caught a couple of fish at a local pond.

Old Business: If 2021 members haven’t picked up their Tackle Warehouse gift card, please see Matt

New Business: Will and Matt represented the Ohio Bass Nation conservation group at the Bass Master Classic and Will won a $500.00 grant for his presentation. Congratulations! Will is looking at building a cart to collect old baits and fishing line at tournaments. If you have any ideas you would to share, please see Will.

Election of new officers upcoming for President, Treasurer and Tournament Director

Club Fund Raiser Raffle WINNER was Greg Shaw. The winning ticket was sold by Jason Fairbanks. Thanks to all that participated in the sale of tickets to make the fundraiser a success for the club.

5-0/50 Drawing Winner was Chad Steman $62.00

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January 2022 Meeting Minutes

Meeting Minutes for January 12th,                                  Meeting Called To Order @7:00pm

Members Present: Al Evans, Bob Pharris, Bob Schinker, Brandon Hobbs, Chad Steman, Chris Fisher, Chuck Castle, Dale Mattox, James Maynard, Joe Farkas, Karl Guegold, Matt Bertram, Mark Kibble, Mike McClellan, Mike Ross, Ray Lowe, Rod Russell, Rick Carter, Scott Cooke, Scott Gordon, Ted Nixon, Terry Hall, Tim Ward, Will Forister, Will Presley

Guest/ Prospective New Members: John King, Jim Davis, Greg Surratt, and Bill Cordle

Treasures Report: $4,276.58

Fishing Report: Dale has been ice fishing at Indian Lake

Old Business: Club Banquet, Saturday, February 26 @ 5:00pm. Please bring your favorite dish or dessert to share

We would like to thank Matt Bertram for his time and effort to continue making baits for the youth.

New Business: Gun raffle tickets distributed, if you didn’t get yours, please reach out to Chris Fisher. All tickets/money will need to be turned in by the March 9th meeting.

If you weren’t at the meeting but are planning to fish the TBF Region 1 Regionals, please let Will know.

Karl has 45 kids in the Hartley Hawgs this season and will be looking for boat captions. If you can help with any of the tournaments, please reach out to let Karl.

2022 Season Tournament Dates have been posted on the front page of the website.

Due to increase in gas prices, the co-angler fee will be increased to $25.00 this season.

Matt has reserved a house for Guntersville from Monday, March 21st – Monday 28th (Tournament dates 25th, 26th, & 27th.)

TBF Open Meeting, Saturday, February 5th, @9:00am, @ the Quest Conference Center, 9200 Worthington Road, Westerville, Ohio 43082. Contract Steve Wright @ 740-417-0709 to RSVP for lunch, cost $15.00 per person. There will be over $1,000.00 in merchandise given away.

Next CBM meeting February 9th, 2022

 

 

 

 

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Ohio Bass Nation (OBN) 2022 Schedule

Ohio Bass Nation 2022 Proposed Schedule

State Team Events (3) 

  • May 14th, East Fork Lake, Tate Ramp (safe light 6:25 am)
  • July 23rd, Lake Erie, Portage River (safe light 6:18 am)
  • August 6th and 7th, Mosquito Lake, Club Championship – State Ramp (safe light 6:23 am)

State team position awarded as such.

  • Winners at East Fork and Lake Erie qualify for the state team, but you must fish both events to be eligible for the state team. That’s (4) spots total. You can buy your way in for one event with TD discretion.
  • The top two teams from the Club Championship qualify for the state team. Angler/Co-Anger must be designated prior to the start of the event. That’s (4) spots total.
  • Angler of the year points is awarded on a 200 point system for east Fork and Lake Erie. Top (6) Anglers and Co-Angler make the state team. That’s (12) spots total.
  • All tiebreakers that are not broken by the rules of the event along with double/triple qualifiers are determined by angler of the year points.
  • Alternates for the State Team will be based on the angler of the year points.

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Team Trail Schedule

  • April 23rd, Indian Lake, Lakeview Ramp (safe light 6:46 am)
  • May 15th, East Fork, Tate’s Ramp (safe light 6:25 am)
  • July 24th, Lake Erie, Portage River (safe light 6:18 am )
  • September 3rd, Lake Erie, Toledo (safe light 7:02 am)

Top team from Trail will advance to the Bassmaster Team Championship

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Youth, High school & College Event

  • April 30th & May 1st, Rocky Fork Lake (College May 1st only)

________________________________________________________B.A.S.S. Events Northern Regional 

  • June 29th – July 1st, Upper Mississippi River, Clinton, Iowa

Bassmaster Northern Opens Division

  1. April 14th – 16th, James River, Richmond, VA
  2. July 7th – 9th, Oneida Lake, Syracuse, NY
  3. September 8th – 10th, Upper Chesapeake, Northeast, MD

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College Series regular season schedule 2022

  • January 21st & 22nd, Harris Chain of Lakes, Leesburg, Fla.
  • March 25th – 26th, Lake Norman, Comelius, N.C.
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Ohio Bass Federation (TBF) 2022 Schedule

Ohio Bass Federation (TBF) 2022 Schedule

Open meeting scheduled for February 5th

May 21st & 22nd, Region 1 Regionals at Delaware Lake with Alum Creek as a backup. Qualifier for the 2023 Championship. Entry Fee $75.00

June 18th, open tournament Buckeye Lake, TOP ANGLER and TOP CO-ANGLER qualify for the 2022 championship

July 9th and 10th, OBF Championship, Lake Erie, Sandusky Bay

September 17th & 18th,  Semi Qualifier, Lake Erie, Sandusky Bay

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May 7th, Middle School Championship, Lake Erie

June 4th, SAF State Championship, Ohio River, Gallipolis Pool

July 17th, High School Championship, Lake Erie

 

 

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November Meeting Canceled

The November meeting has been canceled. See you at the bait-making event for the youth this Saturday @ 9:00 am.

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