When Matt Bayne's mother first tried to match-make him with her friend's daughter, the bachelor and avid fisherman didn't bite.
"I kept saying, 'Whatever, Mom. I'm busy fishing on weekends.'"
But Bayne was no match for his mother, Amy Grimes, especially with the help of Grimes' new friend, Nancy Sumpter, whose daughter, Amanda, also was single and liked to fish. The mothers already had a common bond — breast cancer — and a common cause, to get their children hitched.
"I think they were both scheming," said Bayne, a service technician for office furniture and automated filing systems.
Now, the happy couple have set a wedding date of...