April 2018 Newsletter

Officer Reports

President’s Report (Wayne Sluhan)

55 members and guests attended the banquet on March 24th. Good time and good food. Some prizes include three hang on stands, one 3-D turkey target, Caldwell lead sled, four $50 gift cards and four $25 gift cards, hand saw, thermocell and hats.
March workday reschedule was a success but still some minor work to be completed.
45 shooters at the March Madness Tourney.
Girl Scout Troop Archery Training was a success. The girls were a very well behaved group and pleasure to work with. The group donated $25 to SCA. Thanks to Henry, Bob, Jerry, Keener and Wayne for helping.
Proposed adding master bowhunter requirements to the SCA website.

Vice-President’s Report (Mike Gapsch)

The new Harvest Contest language has been updated. The Master Bowhunter language has been updated. Still wanting all feedback and suggestions.

Secretary Report (Malcolm Grundy)

Share your pics & stories in the woods on our club Facebook site: South County Archers St. Louis. If you are not already on there go to the site and send me a request to join. Also, please invite other to like and join our site as well. Secondly, you can also email your harvest photos to pics@southcountyarchers.com so we can upload to a gallery site that we are putting together. Be on the lookout for updates to our website and social media pages. Lastly, if you know someone who you feel would be a good fit for our club please invite them to attend our functions and help sponsor them to become active members. Also, if anyone would like to purchase SCA apparel we have hats, polo shirts & T-shirts available for purchase. See Jon for details & to check available sizes.

Treasurer’s Report (Henry Drane)

Motion to accept Wayne reporting on Henry’s behalf. The club remains financially strong, more updates to come from Henry.

Range Captain’s Report (Tom Munroe)

No report

Master Bowhunter Recorder (Ken Winkelman)

Be sure to turn in any work hours

Park Representative Report (Tom Rizzo)

Some damage near the pavillion area due to someone driving off the path

Membership Secretary Report (Jon Adams)

New members to be voted on include James Uthoff, Nate Reese, Rob Miller, Joe Maddock

Tournament Secretary Report (Shane Walz)

March Madness final head count was 45 shooters. Shane has all the scores if anyone wants to see them. Any members who finish in the top 3 and turn in their plaque will receive free entry into future tourney shoots.

New Business/Old Business

Working on Guest speaker for the June meeting potentially from conservation, QDMA, etc to speak on land management.
Tickets for the handgun raffle are now available. $5 per ticket or 5 for $20. There may be a potential prize for the top seller.
John Wood Memorial Shoot @ Quail Club is set for Aug. 26th @ 8am
Potosi Super Shoot was Sunday April 15th
USDA Afits Revision
Bill passed that captive deer can be processed for meat.
Supreme Court is still in process for the captive deer bill
Rizzo shared some info about spring planting
Zach King presented some graphics for new hat and shirt designs to the executive board for review.

Motion made to adjourn.

Corrections: Jon Adams was listed in attendance for March but did not attend the march meeting.

2018 South County Archers Current officers:

President Wayne Sluhan
Vice President Mike Gapsch
Secretary Malcolm Grundy
Range Captain Tom Munroe
Range Co-Captain Jim Keener
Tournament Secretary Shane Walz
Treasurer Henry Drane
Membership Secretary Jon Adams
Parks Representative Tom Rizzo
Master Bowhunter Recorder Ken Winkelman

SCA Calendar of Events 2018

January 23, 2018 Indoor Archery League at The Bow Shop-10 weeks
February 8-11, 2018 Boat & Sport show event @ Americas Center
February 17, 2018 Work Day, meet 6:00am-?? Meet at the Pavilion
March 3, 2018 Back-up Work Day. (Same as above)
March 10, 2018 March Madness 3D Archery Tournament (8:00a-12:00p)
March 25, 2018 Awards Banquet-($25/person @ Genesis on Telegraph)
April 4,-October 3, 2018 Fun Shoots at JB (every Wednesday starts around 4pm)
June 9, 2018 Kids Shoot (9-10:30a beginner-11-12:30p intermediate)
June 23, 2018 Mid- Summer Classic 3D Tournament (8:00a-12:00p)
July 14, 2018 Kids Shoot (9-10:30a beginner-11-12:30p intermediate)
August (TBD) Charlie Sharp Coon Shoot (Members Only Shoot)
August 11, 2018 Kids Shoot (9-10:30a beginner-11-12:30p intermediate)
August 18, 2018 Annual Deer Classic at JB (8a-12:00p)
August (TBD) John Woods Memorial 3D Tournament (Members Only)
October 11-14, 2018 SCA Club Hunting Trip (Mark Twain Lake) $$$/person

Meeting held the 1st Thursday of every month at Oakville Elks Lodge- 2726 Elks Lane-St. Louis, Mo 63129 7:30pm Start time.

Contact us:
email: info@southcountyarchers.com

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Jon Adams
Mary Armbruster
Terry Avery
Kerry Cook
Mike Gapsch
Malcolm Grundy
Jim Keener
Zach King
Frank Krejci
Richard Kurtzeborn
Mike Manion
Tom Munroe
Tom Rizzo
Greg Rodermund
Albert Sanders
Wayne Sluhan
Bob Urbanek
Shane Walz
Greg Winkelman
Ken Winkelman
Kevin Winkelman
Joe Maddock
Rob Miller
Christine Sudduth

If I misspelled anyone’s name, please forgive me and feel free to send me the correct spelling.


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