Fishing Report for the week of 10/10/2014
“There is no greater fan of fly-fishing than the worm.”
—Patrick F. McManus
The dog days of summer are quickly becoming a thing of the past.
The warm water of summer (too warm if you happen to be a trout) is giving way to much more comfortable water temperatures thanks to cooler nights, shorter days and a couple of very welcome rain showers.
This is my favorite time of year.
Normally my biggest challenge is figuring out how to allocate my scarce free time between the harvest in my garden, deer hunting and fishing.
This year the gophers and deer have pretty much eliminated the gardening option so I am free to focus on the other two activities (and I have a little extra motivation for the deer hunting). But this is about fishing.
The stream flows are still pretty skinny, but falling temperatures are helping improve the bite in local streams and rivers. However, the lakes are where the action is.
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Golf results the week of 10/10/2014
Graeagle Men’s Golf Association
The Graeagle Men’s Golf Association held their annual fall general membership meeting and Two-Man Scramble Golf Tournament on Wed., Oct. 1.
At the meeting, the club elected new governing board members for the 2015 golf season. Elected were: President – Norm Miller; Vice President – George Fraser; Secretary – Joel Patterson; Treasurer – Gary Romero; Communications Director – Tom Slavik; Rules/Handicap Chair – Mike Irving; Tournament Chair – Dan Friedman; Couples Tournament Chair – Chuck Pratt; Food Committee Chair – Dennis Flynn; Past President – Chuck Franck.
The Two-Man Scramble was divided into two divisions: the Standard Tee Division and the Combo Tee Division. In the Standard Tee Division there was a tie for first place between the teams of Tom Taylor/Tom Balestri and Jim Reynolds/Bill Keese with a score of 67. There was also a tie for third place between the teams of Norm Miller/Bill Hopp and Bob Laxague/Chuck Gielow (69).
In the Combo Tee Division, first place was won by the team of Gary Kinkley/Bob McIlroy with a score of 66, second place went to the team of Marv Pierce/Norm Nichols (67) and Mike Gibson/Aubrey Neish were third place (68).
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