The Breeder Award program continued to grow as members took advantage of both workshop and auctions to enter 7 species. Webmaster Matt DeGroodt burst into the standings with 6 entries and last year’s “Breeder of the Year” Elvin Eaton began the defense of his title. Matt brought in Celestial pearl danios (Celestichthys margaritatus) [10 points], Lake Kutubu rainbowfish (Melanotaenia lacustris) [15 points], Guppies (Poecilia reticulata) [10 points], Firemouth cichlids (Thorichthys meeki) [15 points], Orange shrimp (Neocardina sp.) [10 points], and Cherry barbs (Puntius titteya) [10 points]. Elvin brought in Electric blue ahlis (Sciaenochromis fryeri) [10 points].