The first match of Braintree Sea Angling Club’s summer league was held on Walton pier. Fishing for the Alf Huit cup the anglers found that the fish were feeding intermittently throughout the evening with a variety of fish being caught. Kevin Thorpe on his first outing this year got off to a good start with his bag of 3 dogfish, 3 codling, 3 pout and 2 whiting giving him 309 points and the cup. Runner up was Barrie Senior with 1 dogfish, 2 pout, 4 codling and 3 whiting for 173 points. Robin Joy caught 1 pout, 2 codling and 3 whiting for 81 points to take third place.