Cast #1---1st Place Squirrel Champion- R&G Frank Lawrenceville, GA. Owner-R.G. Baker
2nd place Squirrel Champion Hill's Cricket
Killen,AL. Owner-Gary Hill
Cast #2 1st Place Squirrel Champion Coxwell' Clyde
Martinez, GA. Owner-Herschel Coxwell
2nd place Squirrel Champion Poncho Nichols
Gordon, GA. Owner- Ellis Nichols
Cast # 3 1st place Squirrel Champion Cosby's Horse Creek Monkey
Ramer,AL Owner-Tim Cosby
2nd Place Squirrel Dog Champion Bluff View Pepper
S. Pittsburg TN.-Owner-Mike Durham
3rd Place Squirrel Champion Price's Bullet
Arley, AL. Owner-Don Price
A barbecue supper was served to the hunters and guides, with a variety of delicious desserts provided by ATFA members. After dinner the Squirrel Dog Champion plaques were presented to the dogs who have earned the designation during the past year. The Claude Shumate III Memorial Sportsmanship Award was presented at this time to Ann Smith of Eufaula,AL.
Saterday morning found the hunters up early driving through thick fog to get to hunt headquarters. The 6:00 am draw-out saw 70 Feist entered in the hunt. This is believed to be the largest single breed squirrel hunt ever held. Returning scores showed that cast were able to find some squirrels. The scores were as follows.
HUNT RESULTS 1st place----- Cauley's Susie ----- 1825 pts
Baton Rouge, LA. Owner-Tim Willis
2nd place-----Cry Baby-----1525 pts.
3rd place-----Jay Bird-----1325 pts.
4th place-----Williams' Misty-----1275 pts.
Clinton, LA-Owner-Danny Williams
5th place-----Sissy Bu Bu-----1225 pts.
Lowndesboro,AL.-Owner-Ray Mitchell Handler-Joe Ward
6th place-----Coxwell's Frankie-----1175 pts.
7th place-----Barnes'Cricket-----1150 pts
8th place-----Bozo Nichols-----1100 pts.
Gordon,GA-Owner Ellis Nichols
9th place-----Blue Water Rusty-----1100
Dublin,GA-Owner-Porter Wood Handlier-Donnie Alligood
10th place-----Buddies' Rockie-----1075 pts.
Sprott,AL-Owner Hughey'Kennel Handlier-Randy Hughey