The third and final squirrel / rabbit hunt of the season took place February 28th. It was a very cold day with about eighteen inches of snow on the ground. The temperature ranged from 1 to 25 degrees.
There were 19 people signed up for squirrel and five for rabbit. Twelve people weighted in 63 squirrels with eight of them bagging their limit. Two people weighted in 4 rabbits. Here are the results:
Heaviest bag 1st place Shane Loncosky 6 squirrels 8.81 pounds
2nd place Brad Aman 6 squirrels 8.48 pounds
3rd place Steve Lahr 6 squirrels 8.35 pounds
Lunker Squirrel Shane Loncosky 1.68 pounds
Heaviest Bag rabbit Brad Aman 3 rabbits 8.08 pounds
Lunker Rabbit Brad Aman 2.87 pounds
The club collected over 150 squirrel tails and will be sending them to Mepps lures. The club provided meat balls, ziti and salad for all those who showed up at the weigh in. That's it for this season. Thanks to all those who participated and to all the club members who organized and ran them.