Match Report – Holland on Sea – 5th August

Braintree Sea Angling Club members were at Holland-on-Sea for their latest Summer League match.  The heavy rain had cleared and the angling took place in calm seas with a very light breeze.  Fishing was very slow with a few whiting and eels caught by most.  The best fish was a 2 ½ lb bass caught by Barrie Senior which together with an eel and two whiting gave him a match winning score of 147 fish points.  Second place with 134 points from his catch of 2 whiting, 1 bass, 1 eel, 1 codling and a 35cm sole was Paul Drake.  Robin Joy took third spot with 6 whiting for 81 points.  With one match remaining in the Summer League  Paul Drake leads with 25 match points ahead of Chris Leonard with 21 points.