Lake Fishing Reports
About The Aurora  Backlashers...

  In 1991, Blackie Barton and Bill Berry decided Aurora needed a second  bass fishing club  So around the kitchen table at Robert Bowling's home, the Aurora  Backlashers was established .  The first official meeting was February 5, 1991, with 18 members present.  Blackie Barton was elected president, Dave Hicks, vice-president and Robert Bowling, secretary.
 

Blackie Barton
In Memoriam
Sign at Shell Knob Boat Landing  honoring
Jim "Blackie" Barton for many years
of promoting bass fishing
in the Aurora area--placed there by his many friends.
Weather Reports
Pomme de Terre
2015 Members
Dale Tabor
President
Jon Nichols
Vice-President
Gary Lange
Secretary
Mike Cooper
Treasurer
Earl Best
Weigh Master
Sherman Oetker
Historian
Roger Evans
Safety Director
Kyle Hagewood
Length Master
*New Members*
Jeff Eutsler
Dustin Hedrick
THE PURPOSE OF THE BACKLASHERS IS TO PROMOTE FUN, OUTDOOR RECREATION, AND FELLOWSHIP IN A SPORTSMAN-LIKE MANNER THROUGH THE SPORT OF FISHING.
2014 Angler of the Year
Earl Best
2014 Sportsman of the Year
Sherman Oetker
Meetings are held at tournament locations 30 minutes before each night tournament
and 30 minutes after each day tournament.

  For information, contact
Sherman Oetker at 417-737-3020