TCBass Awards Banquet 2014

Mr. AOL Mark Ayers

Jeff Brauneck Big Bass (6.03lb, AOL 2nd), Mark Ayers AOL, Mike Ebach Classic Champion

2014 Dates and Lakes

  • 5-25-14 Lake Leelanau (Narrows)
  • 6-8-14 Crystal Lake
  • 6-22-14 Platte Lake
  • 7-6-14 Glenn Lake
  • 7-20-14 West Bay (Lee's Point)
  • 8-3-14 Lake Skegamog (Baggs)
  • 8-17-14 Portage Lake (DNR)
  • 8-31-14 Hawg Hunt on Lake Leelanau (Open Tournament)
  • 9-7-14 Cherry Capital Invitational
  • 9-13-14(Sat) Lake Margareth
  • 9/(19-20)-14 NBAA Champhionship
  • 9-(27,28)-14 Classic Championship
  • 10-12-14 Mid Mich Bassers- Fall Hawg

TCBass Awards Banquet- Nov 2nd

November 2nd(Sunday) at 2:00 pm. Awards and Meeting will be at The Lodge in GANDER Mtn. New members are welcome to join in.          

FALL HAWG HUNT/ Green Lake and Duck Lake/ Oct 12, 2014

 FALL HAWG HUNT
                              Partner tournament
                               Oct 12, 2014
                 Tournament time 7:30 am to 5:30 pm
                            Register by 7:00 am
       Time    Location    Launch Site
7:30 am to 11:30 am      11:30 amGreen Lake                    First Weigh-inDNR NW side                  DNR NW side
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm         5:00 pmDuck Lake                       Finale Weigh-inState Park, Duck             State Park, Duck
Entry Fee                              $100.00 per boat    collected day of tournament
Payback split 3 ways:        Combination of two Hawgs
                                                (one from each lake)
                                            Big Bass of the day Green Lake
                                            Big Bass of the day Duck Lake
Rules:       NO LATE ENTRIES          NO LATE WEIGH-INS
                 NO DEAD FISH                 ARTIFICIAL BAIT ONLY
                                 TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS
                       Keith Grandy     ph 231-743-6686  cell 231-942-1552
                       Rick Payne        ph  231-882-5033  cell 231-510-4798

Classic Championship Final Day (Green Lake)

  1. Mike Ebach- 10/10- 17.58lb + 19.90lb= 37.48lb
  2. Randy Perry- 10/10- 14.80lb + 15.13lb= 29.93lb
  3. Ed Short- 10/10- 16.29lb + 11.49lb= 27.78lb
  4. Brian Wilson- 10/10- 16.12lb + 11.56lb= 27.68lb
  5. Jeff Brauneck- 10/10- 14.41lb + 12.85lb= 27.26lb
  6. Dave Luzac- 8/8- 20.66lb + 6.46lb= 27.12lb
  7. Mark Ayers-8/8- 15.18lb + 10.47lb= 25.65lb
  8. Scott Spafford-10/10- 9.76lb + 15.11lb= 24.87lb
  9. Bill Bailey Sr.- 8/8- 16.72lb + 6.99lb= 23.71lb
  10. Rick Payne- 9/8- 11.54lb + 11.28lb= 22.82lb
  11. Jack Ebach- 8/8- 14.08lb + 6.54lb= 20.62lb
  12. Butch Derickson- 7/7- 17.05lb + 3.23lb = 20.28lb
  13. Bill Bailey Jr.- 8/8- 9.06lb + 9.24lb+ 18.30lb
  14. Pat Morgan- 6/6- 14.72lb + 3.55lb= 18.27lb
  15. Bryan Ray- 5/5- 15.50lb + 0lb= 15.50lb
  16. O.B. Widener- 3/3- 0lb + 8.53lb= 8.53lb
  17. Brian McComb- 3/3- 8.50lb + 0lb= 8.50lb
    Rick (4.81lb )Randy(2nd) Mike(1st) Dave(5.28lb) Ed(3rd)

    Mike Ebach- Classic Champ

    Randy Perry (2nd)

    Rick Payne/ Day 2 BB- 4.81lb

    Mark Ayers 4.23lb

Classic Championship Day 1

  1. Dave Luzac- 5/5 20.66lb Big Bass( 5.27lb)
  2. Mike Ebach- 5/5 17.58lb
  3. Butch Derickson- 5/5 17.05lb
  4. Bill Bailey Sr. 5/5 16.62lb
  5. Ed Short- 5/5 16.29lb
  6. Brian Wilson- 5/5 16.12lb
  7. Bryan Ray- 5/5 15.50lb
  8. Mark Ayers- 5/5 15.18lb
  9. Randy Perry- 5/5 14.80lb
  10. Jack Ebach- 5/5 14.80lb
  11. Pat Morgan- 4/4 14.72lb
  12. Jeff Brauneck- 5/5 14.41lb
  13. Rick Payne- 5/4 11.54lb
  14. Scott Spafford- 5/4 9.76lb
  15. Bill Bailey Jr.- 3/3 9.06lb
  16. Brian McComb- 3/3 8.50lb
  17. O.B. Widener- 0/0
    Dave Luzac- Day 1 Leader (20.66lb) BB 5.27lb 

    Pat Morgan

    Butch Derickson
     

    Mike Ebach

    Jeff Brauneck and Daughter

    Bill Bailey Sr.
    Randy Perry
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2014 Championship/ Platte Lake and Green Lake Sept 27/28

First Day(Sat) is on Platte Lake 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Second Day(Sun) is a Green Lake 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
The Lakes are off limits

Lake Margareth

Brian Wilson (1st)Scott Spafford (2nd, BB)Bill Bailey Jr.(3rd) Randy Perry (2nd BB)


  1. Brian Wilson -5/5 16.77lb
  2. Scott Spafford- 5/5 16.64lb Big Bass (4.27lb)
  3. Bill Bailey Jr.- 5/5 14.48lb
  4. Ed Short- 5/5 13.16lb
  5. Bryan Ray- 5/5 12.94lb
  6. Mark Ayers- 5/5 11.98lb
  7. Harry Swank- 5/5 11.88lb
  8. Bill Bailey Sr.- 5/5 10.52lb
  9. Randy Perry- 3/3 8.53lb 2nd BB (4.20lb)
  10. Jack Ebach- 3/3 5.95lb
  11. Butch Derickson- 3/3 4.69lb
  12. Rick Payne- 2/2 4.61lb
  13. O.B. Widener- 2/2 4.02lb
  14. Pat Morgan- 1/1 1.38lb
  15. Mike Ebach- 0/0

Lake Leelanau Hawg Hunt 2014

  • Mike Miller-Mike Meyser (North)2.97lb-(South)5.49lb=8.46lb
  • O.B. Widener-Ed Short (North)2.88lb-(South)4.40lb=7.28lb
  • Brian Wilson-Jerry Wilson(North)3.56lb-(South)3.54lb=7.10lb
  • Bill Bailey Sr.-Bill Bailey Jr.(North)4.82lb-(South)2.26lb=7.08
  • Mark Ayers- Chris P(North)3.40lb-(South)2.81lb=6.21lb
  • Brian McComb- Jack McComb (North)2.38lb-(South)3.72lb=6.10lb
  • Jack Ebach-Charlie-(North)2.50lb-(South)3.48lb=5.98lb
  • Randy Perry- Rick Payne-(North)2.35lb-(South)3.56lb=5.91lb
  • Brian Mcdonell- Wes Herndon-(North)2.46lb-(South)4.45lb=5.91lb
  • Mike Robinson- Kevin Hockin-(North)2.27lb-(South)3.27lb=5.54lb
  • Harry Swank- Tony Madiax-(North)3.34lb-(South)0.00lb=3.34lb
  • Bryan Ray- Scott Ramsdell-(North)2.47lb-(South)0.00lb=2.47lb
  • Erik Peck- Will Anderson-(North)2.36lb-(South)0.00lb=2.36lb
  • Joe Reid and Wife-(North)0.00lb-(South)0.00lb=0.00lb
Bill Bailey Sr-Jr /North 4.82lb=$2.66
Mike Miller-Meyser/ South 5.49lb and total 8.46lb=$532
Mike Meyser-Bill Bailey Jr. Mike Miller-Bill Sr.

Mike Meyser (5.49lb)

2nd Annual Lake Leelanau Hawg Hunt

              T.C. Bass 
                   and
                   Holton's LP Gas
                           Presents the
2nd Annual Lake Leelanau
             Hawg Hunt
Entry Fee $60.00 Per Team
                   Sunday August 31, 2014
              7:00am to 11:00am North Lake
             12:30pm to 4:30pm South Lake
                DNR Launch at the Narrows

           Any Questions Call: O.B. Widener
                         at 231-409-7689 

Portage Lake 8-17-14

  1. Mike Miller- 5/5 17.25lb
  2. Bill Bailey Sr.- 5/5 17.00lb/ 2nd Big Bass 4.44lb
  3. Scott Spafford- 5/5 15.58lb
  4. Jeff Brauneck- 5/5 14.96lb
  5. Mike Ebach- 5/5 14.03lb
  6. Mark Ayres- 5/5  13.06lb
  7. Brian Wilson- 5/5 12.36lb/ Big Bass 4.52lb
  8. Bill Bailey Jr.- 5/5 11.82lb
  9. Harry Swank- 5/5 11.55lb
  10. Jack Ebach- 5/5 10.78lb
  11. Randy Perry- 5/4 10.46lb
  12. O.B. Widener- 5/5 10.19lb
  13. Denise Cook- 5/5 9.74lb
  14. Butch Derickson- 4/3 8.22lb
  15. Bryan Ray- 1/1 4.21lb
  16. Ed Short- 1/1 2.18lb
  17. Bryan McComb 0/0
  18. Rick Payne 0/0
    Bill Bailey Sr.(3rd) Mike Miller(1st)Scott Spafford(3rd)

    Brian Wilson- Big Bass 4.52lb

    Bryan Ray- 4.21lb

Butch's Big Fish

6.56lb Smallmouth
TCBass Member- Butch Derickson catches big fish during the NBAA Div.38 tournament on Lake Leelanau 7-29-2014

TCBass Angler of the Year points

  • Mark Ayres 117 points
  • Jeff Brauneck 117 points
  • Brian Wilson 104 points
  • Butch Derickson 101 points
  • Bill Bailey Sr. 94 points
  • Randy Perry 94 points
  • Bryan Ray 94 points
  • Scott Spafford 90 points
  • Ed Short 88points
  • Rick Payne 78 points
  • Jack Ebach 75 points
  • Bill Bailey Jr. 72 points
  • O.B. Widener 70 points
  • Other members out of AOY points hunt

Lake Skegamog, Elk and Torch


  1. Butch Derickson 5/5 13.93lb
  2. Jeff Brauneck 5/5 13.48lb/ Big Fish 4.25lb
  3. Harry Swank 5/5 13.33lb/ Second Big Fish 4.23lb
  4. Bryan Ray 5/5 12.94lb
  5. Mark Ayres 5/5 11/29lb
  6. Bill Bailey Jr 5/5 10.60lb
  7. Randy Perry 5/5 9.28lb
  8. Bob Moss 5/5 9.17lb
  9. Scott Spafford 4/4 9.14lb
  10. Pat Morgan 3/3 8.22lb
  11. Ed Short 4/4 6.68lb
  12. Bill Bailey Sr. 3/3 6.32lb
  13. Joe Reid 5/5 5.99lb
  14. O.B. Widener 2/2 3.53lb
  15. Dave Luzac 2/1 3.21lb
  16. Rick Payne 1/1 2.82lb
  17. Jack Ebach 1/1 1.76lb
  18. Brian Wilson 1/1 1.45lb
    Harry(3rd)Jeff(2nd)Butch(1st)

     Big Fish 4.25lb

    Bryan Ray and his Green Shirt

Schedule updates 7-23-14

Margareth Lake is now on Saturday 9-13-14 due to Mid Michigan Basser will be fishing on Sunday. As of now the TCBass Champhionship is September 27th and 28th

West Bay 7-20-14

1st   Jeff Brauneck  5/5 19.34#  BB 4.39#
2nd  Mark Ayers  5/5 16.45#  BB 3.78#
3rd  Scott Spafford 5/5 16.20#  2nd BB 4.70#
4th   Butch Derickson  5/5 14.54#  1st BB 4.85#
5th   Dave Luzac  5/5 14.15#  BB 3.60#
6th   Brian Wilson  5/5 13.24#  BB 3.38#
7th   O.B. Widener  5/5 12.72#  BB 4.65#
8th   Brian McComb  5/5 12.60#  BB 4.06#
9th   Randy Perry  5/5 12.34#  BB 3.03#
10th Matt Schram  5/5 11.52#  BB 3.28#
11th Toby Tisdale  4/4 9.81#  BB 3.80#
12th Bill Bailey Sr.  4/4 9.24#  BB 3.64#
13th Joe Reid  1/1 3.92#  BB 3.92#
14th Dick Campbell  1/1 1.51#  BB 1.51##
Scott(3rd) Mark(2nd)Jeff (1st)


Jeff 4.39lb

O.B. 4.69lb

Butch 4.85lb





Glenn Lake 7-6-2014

  1. Mark Ayers- 5/5 17.52lb Big Bass 4.55lb
  2. Jeff Brauneck- 3/3 5.63lb
  3. Randy Perry- 2/2 5.31lb
  4. Brian Wilson- 1/1 4.30lb 2nd Big Bass
  5. Dave Luzac- 2/2 4.25lb
  6. Rick Payne- 1/0 3.93lb
  7. Bryan Ray 1/1 3.38lb
  8. Ed Short- 1/1 2.04lb
  9. Scott Spafford-1/1 1.61lb
  10. Butch Dickerson- 1/1 1.57lb
  11. O.B. Widener 0/0
  12. Jack Ebach 0/0
  13. Bill Bailey Sr. 0/0
  14. Bill Bailey Jr. 0/0



8th Annual Firecracker Special

  1. Shannon & Jeremy 5/5 14.46lb
  2. Ruth & Harry 4/4 10.88lb/ Big Smallmouth-4.10lb/ Big Largermouth-3.69lb
  3. Kendra & Chad 5/5 10.61lb
  4. Bill & Lloyd 5/5 9.24lb
  5. Ethan & John 4/4 7.48lb
  6. Rick & Devin 3/3 6.47lb
  7. Butch 2/2 4.29lb
  8. Dave & Karen 2/2 4.07lb
  9. Corey & Nicole 1/1 2.62lb
  10. Jack & Ben 1/1 1.96lb
  11. Randy & Len 1/11.53lb
  12. Ed & O.B.
  13. Evan & Justin
  14. Kelly & Jose
  15. Joe & Melinda