Club Newsletter


Florida Cracker Bass Club

Newsletter for 5/1/2016

Lake Okeechobee - Clewiston


It was a great day to be on the water.  20 anglers on 11 boats weighed in  51 weighing 84.93 pounds.

Rick Mitchell jumped into 1st place in the standings with a 1st place finish and a 5 fish a limit weighing 18.14 pounds. Rick also weighed in the “Big Bass” for the tournament weighing 7.90 pounds. Rick received a $200 payout for 1st place and an additional $100 for “Big Bass” honors. Great job, Rick!

Marc Newberry claimed 2nd place with a 5 fish limit weighing 10.09 pounds. Marc cashed a check for $125 for his efforts. Way to go, Marc!

Dave Kisner finished in 3rd place with a limit weighing 9.97 pounds. Dave was able to collect a $50 check for his day’s work. Nice work, Dave!

 Willie Townsend took the 4th and final spot with a 9.46 pound 5 fish limit and a 2.80 pound big fish. Willie collected the final check for $25 for his efforts. Good fishing, Willie!


Our next meeting will be on May 31st @ 7:00 at the VFW behind the plaza on the corner of CR951 and Pine Ridge Road and our next tournament will be out of Windy Point on Lake Istokpoga on June 5th.

Hope to see you there!