The Temple City Sportsmen participate with the Southwest Anglers in a yearly button award contest. Each February the Club attends an awards dinner with other participating clubs to honor the previous year’s winners. The Temple City Sportsmen have been well represented though the years and hold the overall records in the following categories.


Species Weight/Score Angler/Hunter Date Taken
Red Ear Perch 2lbs. 6 1/4 oz. Guy Grosenbach 1980
White Sea Bass 64lbs. 8oz Glen Duncan 1976
Desert Mule Deer (Archery) 191 points Boone & Crockett Mike Flynn 1986
Antelope (Rifle) 79 points Boone & Crockett Guy Grosenbach 1997
Wild Boar (Rifle) 468lbs. Joe Knight 1998

Southwest Anglers Button Requirements:

Button fish

Birds and small game


Big game.