TCBass Awards Banquet and Fall Meeting


2015 Angler of the Year/ The Man: Brian Wilson

Classic Champ: Bryan Ray
Scott Spafford- 2nd Place in AOY

Ed Short 3rd place in Classic

Big Bass of the Year 5.78 lb

Mark Ayers 2nd place in Classic

3rd place in AOY

TCBass Awards Banquet and Fall Meeting

 October 25th at 1:00 pm. Awards and Meeting will be at The Lodge in Gander Mtn. New members are welcome.






Fall Hawg Hunt 10-11-15

  FALL HAWG HUNT
                              Partner tournament
                               Oct 11, 2015
                 Tournament time 7:30 am to 5:30pm
                            Register by 7:00am
       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 5:00pm         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 results Platte Lake + Margareth Lake


  1. Bryan Ray 10/10               20.10 lb + 16.18 lb = 36.28 lb ($560)
  2. Mark Ayers 10/10             20.64 lb + 12.32 lb = 32.96 lb ($160)
  3. Ed Short 10/10                  19.79 lb + 13.09 lb = 32.88 lb ($80 +$80) 1st Day Big Bass (5.78 lb)
  4. Brian Wilson 10/10           18.00 lb + 14.58 lb = 32.58 lb
  5. Mike Ebach 10/10             18.36 lb + 12.42 lb = 30.78 lb
  6. Jack Ebach 10/10               17.20 lb + 13.08 lb = 30.28 lb
  7. Scott Spafford 8/8              20.08 lb +   6.94 lb = 27.02 lb
  8. Pat Morgan 9/9                  11.80 lb + 13.28 lb = 25.08 lb 
  9. Butch Derickson 10/10      13.67 lb + 10.85 lb = 24.52 lb
  10. O.B Widener 9/7                14.54 lb +  7.27 lb = 21.81 lb
  11. Bill Bailey Jr. 8/8                7.54 lb + 13.94 lb = 21.48 lb ($80) 2nd day Big Bass (3.80)
  12. Randy Perry 9/9                 10.10 lb + 9.99 lb = 20.09 lb
  13. Jacob Trafelet 6/6              15.24 lb + 1.25 lb = 16.49 lb
  14. Harry Swank 5/5                14.75 lb + 0.0 lb = 14.75 lb
  15. Rick Payne 5/4                   13.66 lb + 0.0 lb = 13.66 lb
  16. Bill Bailey Sr. 4/4               5.22 lb + 5.56 lb = 10.78 lb
    Ed (3rd, BB)  Mark (2nd) Bryan (1st) Bill Jr.( BB)

    Big Bass on Platte Lake (5.78 lb)

    Big Bass on Lake Margareth (3.80 lb)
    Bryan Ray Classic Champ- 3.58 lb 

    4.66 lb Platte

    4.44 lb Platte

    4.92 lb Platte

    5.73 lb Platte


    3.27 lb Margareth

    3.62 lb Margareth

    Big Cat on Platte Lake

Classic Championship/ Platte lake and Lake Margareth 9-26,27-15

Saturday is on Platte Lake 7:30 am to 3:30 pm
Sunday is on Lake Margareth 7:30 am to 3:30 pm
The Lakes are off limits










Angler of the Year Standings


  1. Brian Wilson- 195 points
  2. Scott Spafford- 187 points
  3. Mark Ayers- 178 points
  4. Ed Short- 170 points
  5. Harry Swank- 170 points
  6. Jack Ebach- 165 points
  7. Bill Bailey Sr.- 154 points
  8. Bill Bailey Jr.- 154 points
  9. Jacob Trafelet- 152 points
  10. Bryan Ray- 149 points
  11. O.B. Widener- 124 points
  12. Jeff Brauneck- 116 points
  13. Randy Perry- 111 points
  14. Pat Morgan- 111 points
  15. Mike Ebach 107 points
  16. Butch Derickson- 100 points
  17. Rick Payne- 98 points
  18. Brian McComb- 97 points
  19. Gene Castle- 80 points
  20. Rick McClintock- 77 points
  21. Tony Maddox- 60 points
  22. Paul Soma- 24 points 

Crystal Lake 9-20-15


  1. Jeff Brauneck- 5/5        15.93 lb
  2. Scott Spafford- 5/5       15.31 lb/ Big Bass 4.08 lb
  3. Bill Bailey Sr.- 5/5       13.37 lb
  4. Brian Wilson- 5/5         13.24 lb 
  5. Harry Swank- 4/4         11.13 lb
  6. Pat Morgan- 3/3             9.86 lb /2nd BB 4.03 lb
  7. Brian McComb- 3/3       7.39 lb
  8. Bryan Ray- 4/3               7.03 lb
  9. Ed Short- 2/2                  5.85 lb
  10. Bill Bailey Jr- 2/2           5.44 lb
  11. Jack Ebach- 2/2              4.20 lb
  12. Mark Ayers 1/1              2/33 lb
  13. Butch Derickson- 1/1     1.76 lb
  14. O.B. Widener 0/0
  15. Randy Perry 0/0
  16. Rick Payne 0/0
    Jeff (1st), Bill Sr.(3rd), Scott (2nd)

    4.08 lb

    4.03 lb

    4.00 lb

    4.00 lb

    3.79 lb

    Brian McComb 3.59 lb

    Jack 15.50 lb
     

Cherry Capital Invitational Results


Big Fish 6.13 lb by Larry Costurier- Andy Stander

  1. Matt Schram - Eric Tourre                  7 fish- 23.85 lb
  2. Chris Noffsinger - Tony Defillipo      7 fish- 22.09 lb
  3. Steve Scott - Perry Daniels                 7 fish- 21.19 lb
  4. Butch Derickson - David Burkholder 7 fish- 20.50 lb
  5. Steve Bowen - Jerry Overton              7 fish- 20.24 lb
  6. Bill Bailey Jr and Sr.                           7 fish-19.46 lb
  7. Tim and John Wughman                     7 fish- 19.23 lb
  8. Brian and Jerry Wilson                        7 fish- 18.73 lb
  9. Brent Houliban - Dan Harris                6 fish- 18.18 lb
  10. Tony Hollowal - Cody Krech               7 fish- 17.77 lb

Hawg Hunt 9-6-15


  • North Lake Big Bass 4.34 lb- Bill Bailey Sr and Jr.
  • South Lake Big Bass 3.86 lb- Andy and Larry


Top total for both lakes- 4.34 lb + 3.24 lb=7.58 lb
  • Bill Bailey Sr and Jr winners of North and Total weight 

    Hawg Hunt Results


    1. Bill Sr and Bill Jr 4.34 lb + 3.24 lb = 7.58 lb
    2. Bret and Sheena 3.65 lb + 3.74 lb = 7.39 lb
    3. Jesse and Jeff 3.44 lb + 3.29 lb = 6.73 lb
    4. Kevin and Noah 3.73 lb + 2.98 lb = 6.71 lb
    5. Andy and Larry 2.80 lb + 3.86 lb = 6.66 lb
    6. Dave and Rob 3.68 lb + 2.85 lb = 6.53 lb
    7. Tom and Don 3.70 lb + 2.79 lb = 6.49 lb
    8. Jack and Bill 2.92 lb + 3.35 lb = 6.27 lb
    9. Eric and Will 2.61 lb + 3.64 lb = 6,25 lb
    10. Ed and OB 2.67 lb + 3.36 lb = 6.02 lb
    11. Mark and Chris 2.32 lb + 3.50 lb = 5.82 lb
    12. Toby and Jon 3.01 lb + 2.41 lb =5.42 lb
    13. Wes and Brian 3.88 lb + 0 = 3.88 lb
    14. Brian and Julie 3.21 lb + 0 = 3.21 lb
    15. Butch 3.11 lb + 0 = 3.11 lb
    16. Bryan and Aaron 2.58 lb + 0 = 2.58 lb
    17. Fred+ Craig 2.55 lb + 0 = 2.55 lb
    18. Bob and Dylan 2.25 lb + 0 = 2.25 lb
    19. Brian and Jacob 2.22 lb + 0 = 2.22 lb

    28th Annual Cherry Capital Invitational








    Welcome one and all to Lake Leelanau!!!

      T.C. Bass and Holton's LP Gas

    Presents the 3nd Annual Lake Leelanau

    Hawg Hunt


    Entry Fee $60.00 Per Team
    Sunday September 6th, 2015
    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

    Open Tournaments on Lake Leelanau

          


      T.C. Bass and Holton's LP Gas

    Presents the 3nd Annual Lake Leelanau

    Hawg Hunt


    Entry Fee $60.00 Per Team
    Sunday September 6th, 2015
    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 





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    28th Annual Cherry Capital Invitational 



    Platte Lake 8-23-15

    1. Brian Wilson 5/5        20.98 lb/ 2nd BB (4.72lb)
    2. Mark Ayers 5/5          20.94 lb/ Big Bass (5.48lb)
    3. Bryan Ray 5/5            15.74 lb
    4. Scott Spafford 5/4      14.94 lb
    5. Jeff Brauneck 5/5       14.84 lb
    6. Jack Ebach 5/5           14.72 lb
    7. Tony Maddox 5/5      13.43 lb
    8. Bill Bailey Jr 5/5       13.34 lb
    9. Bill Bailey Sr. 5/5     13.31 lb
    10. Harry Swank 5/5       13.05 lb
    11. Rick McClintock 4/4  9.08 lb
    12. Ed Short 4/4               9.01 lb
    13. Dave Luzac 3/3          8.60 lb
    14. Rick Payne 2/2           8.01 lb
    15. Jacob Trafelet 3/3      7.89 lb
    16. Randy Perry 3/3         6.50 lb
    17. Pat Morgan 2/2          5.25 lb
    18. O.B. Widener 2/2      5.11 lb
    19. Bryan McComb 0/0
      Bryan Ray(3rd), Brian Wilson(1st), Mark Ayers(2nd)

    Big Bass 5.48 lb

    4.72 lb

    3.90 lb

    3.79 lb

    4.07 lb



    2015 Dates and Lakes

    2015 Dates and Lakes

    • 5-17-15 Spring Meeting
    • 5-31-15 Lake Leelanau (Narrows)
    • 6-14-15 Lake Skegamog (Baggs)
    • 6-28-15 West Bay (Lee's Point)
    • 7-19-15 Duck Lake
    • 7-26-15 Portage Lake (DNR)
    • 8-9-15 Green Lake
    • 8-23-15 Platte Lake
    • 9-6-15 Hawg Hunt on Lake Leelanau (Open Tournament)
    • 9-13-15 Cherry Capital Invitational
    • 9-20-15 Crystal Lake
    • 9-26,27-15 Classic Championship
    • 10-11-15 Mid Michigan Bassers/TC Bass - Fall Hawg Hunt

    Green Lake 8-9-15


    1. Jeff Brauneck 5/3          20.24 lb/ 2nd BB (4.65 lb)
    2. Harry Swank 5/5           14.54 lb/ Big Bass (4.68 lb)
    3. Scott Spafford 5/5         13.58 lb
    4. Pat Morgan 5/4             10.75 lb
    5. Ed Short 4/4                  10.70 lb
    6. Jacob Trafelet 5/5         10.20 lb
    7. Mark Ayers 3/3               9.43 lb
    8. O.B. Widener 3/3            9.09 lb
    9. Jack Ebach  3/3               8.91 lb
    10. Bill Bailey Jr. 3/3            8.51 lb
    11. Gene Castle  4/4              8.36 lb
    12. Rick McClintock 2/2       6.70 lb
    13. Bryan Ray 2/2                 6.55 lb
    14. Bill Bailey Sr. 3/3           5.21 lb
    15. Brian Wilson 3/3            5.17 lb
    16. Randy Perry 2/2             3.98 lb
    17. Rick Payne 0/0
    18. Tony Maddox 0/0 


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    Portage Lake 7-26-15


    1. Scott Spafford  5/3             15.54 lb
    2. Harry Swank   5/5              14.23 lb
    3. Jacob Trafelet  5/5              14.09 lb
    4. Brian Wilson  5/5               13.14 lb
    5. Tony Maddox  5/5              13.06 lb- 2nd BB (3.98 lb)
    6. Mark Ayers  5/5                  12.10 lb
    7. Bryan Ray  4/4                    11.90 lb- Big Bass (4.63 lb)
    8. Bill Bailey Sr.  4/4              11.89 lb
    9. Ed Short  5/5                       11.53 lb
    10. Rick Payne  5/3                   11.49 lb
    11. Jack Ebach  5/5                   11.41 lb
    12. Brian McComb  5/5            10.78 lb
    13. Gene Castle  4/4                    7.65 lb
    14. Randy Perry  3/3                   5.86 lb
    15. O.B. Widener  1/1                 1.82 lb
    16. Bill Bailey Jr.  1/1                 1.71 lb
    17. Butch Derickson 0/0
      Harry Swank (2nd),Scott Spafford(1st), Jacob Trafelet (3rd)

      Bryan Ray Big Bass (4.63 lb)

      Tony Maddox (3.98 lb)

      3.49 lb

      3.25 lb