NOVEMBER 7, 2011 MEETING MINUTES
The regular membership of the Snake River Bassmasters, Inc., was called to order by president Tom Horrace at 7:10 P.M. at Mancino's Pizza. There were 23 club members present.
Meeting minutes from the October meeting were reviewed and approved.
October Treasury Report was approved.
INTRODUCTIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS:
COMMITTEE REPORTS: President Horrace asked for committee reports:
CONSERVATION / WILDLIFE COUNCIL: Conservation Officer Jason Bousquet had no report
J Let Us Recreate -
J New CCP report on
J All Qualifiers are complete, State Team is posted on the TIBF website.
J TIBF By-laws Update: by-law changes passed.
J Federation has seen reduced participation on youth events; discussed which events to support. Need to decide on Sportsman's Show by end of November.
J Looking at possibly updating the TIBF website.
J Federation banquet will be February 18.
J 2012 Divisional on C.J. Strike is set for May 6 - 11 at this time. It will be held on the Air Force Ramp with a possibility of weigh-ins being held in Mountain Home.
TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR: Tournament director Steve Day reported:
J Snow Bowl: Nov. 5 on C.J. Strike; SRB placed 2nd. $300 entry to be returned to the club and remaining $204 to be used to purchase plaques for Snow Bowl team.
J Due to a potentially reduced numbers of boats fishing SRB in 2012, we might want to look at sharing permits with another small club. Club also needs to look into reducing entry fees/options for 2012. Some members also want to see tournament plaques brought back.
YOUTH: Youth Director Cody Murray had no report
CLASSIC / HAN: Directors Steve Day and Bill Kriner reported:
J HSN tournament scheduled for August 4, 2012 on C.J. Strike; looking at Air Force Ramp.
J SRB Youth Open is scheduled for July 7, 2012 on Cascade Reservoir; possibility of Lady Bass Open of club fun tournament on Sunday July 8.
J Love, Inc has been contacted and is looking for a needy family.
J Everyone needs to remember to bring a can of food or a dollar to each meeting for the Needy Family program. Tom will collect the money / food.
J Idaho Bass Anglers may be interested in merging with our club or sharing tournament dates/permits.
J Discussions for 2012 tournaments:
-Change tournament entry fees and options? One suggestion is $40 per team entry, $10 Big Fish, $10 and $40 weight options for a total of $100 per team for everything.
-Go back to giving out plaques for tournament finishes?
J 2011 awards were given out.
J Suggestion to hold the 2012 SRB Banquet on a weekend so that out-of-town members can attend.
J 2012 Officers:
-President: Bill Kriner
-Vice President: Tom Horrace
-Secretary/Treasurer: Steve Day
-Tournament Director: Jimmy Thornock
-Weighmaster: Tony Enrico
-HSN Director: Steve Day, admin; Jimmy Thornock running
-Youth: Jason Bousquet
There being no more new business, President Horrace reminded all that the next meeting would be on Dec. 5. The meeting adjourned at 8:00 p.m.
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