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MSC is a family-oriented fishing club organized to stimulate public awareness of striped bass fishing. We promote sportmanship, conservation and demand adequate water quality. We're based in Columbia, S.C. on beautiful Lake Murray.
Tournaments are held on the third Saturday of each month, with times following safe light conditions. Membership fee is currenty $30 per year for the entire family or $15 after July 1st. If you wish to join, you may download an application form in Adobe Acrobat Reader format here. (NOTE: MSC does not mail a membership packet. Copies of Bylaws and Tournament Rules are available at our regular club meetings, including the latest club map for Lake Murray. Bylaws and Tournament Rules are also available by clicking these links or the links below.)
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1980 Mt. Holly Rd.
Rock Hill, SC 29730
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Next MSC Tournament!
TEAM BOAT TOURNAMENT / SCDNR BENEFIT OPEN
May 17th, 2014
Dreher Island State Park Shelter 1
Lines In: 6:00 a.m. - Lines Out: 2:00 p.m.
Weigh In: 2:30 p.m.
Creel: 4 Fish Per Boat
(By fishing in a tournament sponsored by Midlands Striper Club, each participant , whether member or guest, recognizes that Midlands Striper Club is not responsible for any participant's safety. MSC has no control over the weather ( or its effects ), the acts of other boaters, the condition or hazards of the lake, or any number of unsafe conditions that may arise while fishing. Each participant of MSC tournaments understands the potential safety problems which may arise while fishing and voluntarily consents to participate knowing the risks involved.)
Date: Tuesday, May 13th, 2014
Time: 7:00 p.m. (Come early if you plan to eat.)
MSC thanks Pure Fishing for its unparalleled support of MSC's fundraising and education efforts!
April 2014 1st Place and
Nichols Store Big Fish:
Team Rocky Bottom
Midlands Striper Club's April Tournament was held out of Acapulco Landing on Lake Murray. 24 Teams participated with 23 teams weighing in fish. 64 striped bass were brought to the scales at an average weight of 5.78 lbs. versus the March average of 6.24 lbs.
For the third time in a row Team Rocky Bottom, captained by Townsend Wessinger, finished first with 4 stripers weighing 39.23 lbs. Their winning total weighed almost 9 pounds more than the 2nd place team. Team Rocky Bottom, also for the third time in a row, caught the Nichols Store of Rock Hill Big Fish, a striped bass weighing in at 15.42 pounds.
In 2nd place was Team Landlocked with a 4-fish limit weighing 30.92 lbs. Team Jon Boy placed 3rd with their 4-fish creel weighing 26.75 lbs. 11th Place was won by Team Catchall and 18th Place was captured by Team Hard of Herring.
The event's Small Creel award went to Team Shipwreck. The event's Youth Angler trophy was won by Kaitlyn Pittman of Team Pitt Crew. Debbie Alewine, no stranger to the winners' circle, won the April Lady Angler trophy.
Team Rocky Bottom Three-Peats In April With Win AND Nichols Store Big Fish of 15. lbs.
May MSC Tournament Within A Tournament
In Conjunction With DNR Benefit Open!
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the tournament page for rules & entry...