|Steve Frye||Salt Rock|
|Vice President||Randy Epling||Ripley|
|Secretary||Ed McMinn||South Charleston|
|Past President/Director||Kenneth Wilson||Chapmanville|
Banquet at Cedar Lakes, Ripley
2001 Awards presented at Banquet
|Hall of Fame||John Negley, Orville “Babe” Tucci (posthumously)|
|Bowhunter of the Year||Mike Parrish|
|Expert Bowhunter||Larry Davis, Malcolm Sowards, Gene Thorn|
|Big Buck Award||Doyle Gore|
|Big Groundhog Award||George Crider|
|Big Carp Award||Clare Lyons|
|President’s Award||Tom Oxley|
|Regional Rep of the Year||Harold Sheppard|
|Appreciation Award||Eric Lingenfelter, four years as Secretary|
|Women’s Shoot winner||Brenda Sovine|
|Photo Contest, Bowhunter Exp.||Michael Moore|
|Photo Contest, Game Taken||Chris Sowards|
|Affiliated Club of the Year||Traditional Bowhunters of Southern W.Va.|
|Legislator of the Year||Sen. Earl Ray Tomblin|
|Outdoor Writer of the Year||Chris Lawrence|
|DNR Employee of the Year||Gordon Robertson|
|Manufacturer of the Year||Jim Ferguson|
|Outfitter of the Year||Eldon Jandreau|
|Banquet Chairman||Steve Frye|
Spring at Wildlife League of Ohio County, Wheeling
Summer at Appalachian Bowhunters Association, Buckhannon
Fall at Camp Virgil Tate, Cross Lanes
Mountain at Sugar Grove at George Crider farm
Other special EVENTS, AWARDS, HAPPENINGS
Frank Addington awarded the Distinguished West Virginian Award by Governor Bob Wise.
Rusty Reed presents an NRA award of $1,500 to WVBA.
High School State Champion 3-D Shoot
1st Wyoming East High School
2nd Baileysville High School
3rd Ripley High School
High School Shoot All State Members
Sonny Dye Parkersburg South
Robbie Haddox Tygarts Valley
Larry Steele Baileysville
Dwight Canada Baileysville
David Boone Buckhannon-Upshur
Sunday hunting voted out in 35 counties in primary vote.
Frank Addington, Sr. honored as a Dealer of the Year by Archery Business
Anna Sowards wins IBO World Championship at Snowshoe.
Anna Sowards, Bev Wiles and Pam Slaughter recognized by Ed Hamrick, DNR Director, for conducting archery classes at the Becoming an Outdoors Woman program.
Sunday hunting voted out in 6 more counties in general election.
At the third quarter DNR Game Commission meeting, WVBA requests that language on the recently enacted second deer tag in the four “bowhunting only” counties be changed from requiring the second deer taken be a doe.