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- - Listing of Area Fishing Tournaments for 2016 - -



  ** Check below and near bottom for additional tournament schedule info & Various Results **
 


May 28 - Clinton Lake Catfish Tournament Series on Clinton Lake at Marina with fishing times from 6pm to 1 am.
Sign ups start at 4pm and must be signed in before 5:30pm.   For more info contact Matt Lamb 217-855-8406
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June 4 - Central Illinois Crappie Club Tournament on Lake Shelbyville at Bo Woods from 7 to 12 Fishing and
1 to ??? Cook-out. Times may be adjusted to accomodate daylight hours.
Email questions to: centralillinoiscrappieclub@gmail.com or for Details, Rules & more visit: www.centralillinoiscrappieclub.com
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June 5 - Illinois Valley Catfish Trail Tournament on Illinois River - Grandma´s Bar & Grill Catfish Tournament (Henry, City Ramp) 6am - Noon "Points" (Entry fee $100 per boat at 80% payout) More info & Rules at ivct.webs.com
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June 11 - HOI Crappie Club Tournament on Evergreen Lake (Main Ramp)
  Contact Tim Hanauer at 309-219-3346   HOI_Crappie_Club@sbcglobal.net   with questions.
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  -   June 11  -   Relay For Life
  9th Annual Open Bass Tournament
on Lake Bloomington
      with lunch & refreshments provided after tournament.!
  CLICK HERE for full details, contact info & Entry form..

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June 25 - Clinton Lake Catfish Tournament Series on Clinton Lake at Marina with fishing times from 6pm to 1 am.
Sign ups start at 4pm and must be signed in before 5:30pm.   For more info contact Matt Lamb 217-855-8406
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June 26 - Big V´s Coed Catfish Tournament, Guy&Gal or age 16 and under either gender as other partner (Spring Valley Boat Club) 6am - Noon (Entry Fee $60 per boat)
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July 17 - Illinois Valley Catfish Trail Tournament on Illinois River - Valley Bar & Grill Catfish Tournament (Spring Valley, Barto´s Landing) 6am - Noon "Points" (Entry fee $100 per boat at 80% payout) More info & Rules at ivct.webs.com
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July 23 - Clinton Lake Catfish Tournament Series on Clinton Lake at Marina with fishing times from 6pm to 1 am.
Sign ups start at 4pm and must be signed in before 5:30pm.   For more info contact Matt Lamb 217-855-8406
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July 24 - West End Tap 3 person Catfish Tournament (Spring Valley Barto Landing) 6am - Noon (Entry Fee $60 per boat)
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Aug. 6 - Clinton Lake Catfish Tournament Series on Clinton Lake at Marina with fishing times from 6pm to 1 am.
Sign ups start at 4pm and must be signed in before 5:30pm.   For more info contact Matt Lamb 217-855-8406
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Aug. 7 - Illinois Valley Catfish Trail Tournament on Illinois River - Jacks Pub Catfish Tournament (Spring Valley, Barto´s Landing) 6am - Noon "Points" (Entry fee $100 per boat at 80% payout) More info & Rules at ivct.webs.com
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Aug. 20 - HOI Crappie Club Tournament on Dawson Lake
  Contact Tim Hanauer at 309-219-3346   HOI_Crappie_Club@sbcglobal.net   with questions.
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Aug. 28 - Illinois Valley Catfish Trail Tournament on Illinois River - Sidetracks Bar & Grill Catfish Tournament (Hennepin, City Boat Ramp) 6am - Noon "Points" (Entry fee $100 per boat at 80% payout) More info & Rules at ivct.webs.com
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Sept. 3 - Clinton Lake Catfish Tournament Series on Clinton Lake at Marina with fishing times from 6pm to 1 am.
Sign ups start at 4pm and must be signed in before 5:30pm.   For more info contact Matt Lamb 217-855-8406
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Sept. 4 - Illinois Valley Catfish Trail Tournament on Illinois River - Happy´s Super Service Catfish Tournament (Spring Valley, Barto´s Landing) 6am - Noon "Points" (Point system championship and payout) More info & Rules at ivct.webs.com
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Sept. 11 - Illinois Valley Catfish Trail Kids Catfish Tournament age 18 and under with adult (Spring Valley Boat Club) 6am - Noon (Entry Fee $60 per boat) - Visit ivct.webs.com
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Sept. 17 - HOI Crappie Club Tournament on Illinois River (Mendenhall Ramp)
  Contact Tim Hanauer at 309-219-3346   HOI_Crappie_Club@sbcglobal.net   with questions.
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Oct. 8 - Clinton Lake Catfish Tournament Series on Clinton Lake at Marina with fishing times from 6pm to 1 am.
Sign ups start at 4pm and must be signed in before 5:30pm.   For more info contact Matt Lamb 217-855-8406
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Oct. 8 - Firestone Fall Classic Open buddy tournament on Lake Jacksonville, IL from 7am-3pm. Limited to 30 boats. BRIDGESTONE big bass award. Questions call or text 217-491-2265
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Oct. 15-16 : HOI Crappie Club Tournament on Evergreen Lake ( 2 Day Classic)
  Contact Tim Hanauer at 309-219-3346   HOI_Crappie_Club@sbcglobal.net   with questions.
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- Check Back as we add events & dates -



**   Various Results   **
 

  Results for Central Illinois Crappie Club´s 1st Open Tournament May 14th on Lake Shelbyville :
--- 23 teams competed for almost $1400.00 total prize money including over $500.00 to 1st place.
Some real quality teams took on Shelbyville´s fickle crappie along with 30 mph winds.
All of the teams showed great determination using a wide variety of fishing tactics to bring fish to the scales.
  - 1st place was York with 6.88 lbs
  - 2nd place was Jones/Brandenburg with 6.55 lbs
  - 3rd place was Wilcox/Anderson with 5.76 lbs
  - 4th place was Marquis/Swaim with 5.31 lbs
    - - BIG CRAPPIE went to Fermanian/Barnes 1.44 lbs
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  Results for Clinton Lake Catfish Tournament Series of April 30th on Clinton Lake
21 boats came out to fish what turned out to be a very pleasant night on the water.
As usual some very nice fish were brought to the scales. Here are our winners....
- 1st place was Joe Ludtke and Mark Farrow with 58.14 pounds.
- 2nd place was Ken Luttrell and Bryan Espy with 52.32 pounds.
- 3rd place was Joe and Demetria Westbrook with 47.88 pounds.
- 4th place was mike Michael Cripe and Mike Posio with 45.24 pounds.
- Big fish of the night was caught by team of Joe Ludtke and Mark Farrow, a 13.12 pound channel cat.
* The winners of 2 driftmaster rod holders were Chad Hughes and Blaine Schnitker
"Congratulations to all the winners!! And thanks to everyone that came out. See you all next month!" Matt Lamb
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  Results for HOI Crappie Club Tournament April 23rd at Banner Marsh :
     
- They set a new HOI Crappie Club weight record..! The Main Ramp was the hot ticket and provided the largest basket
    at the scales. The winning team did not use minnows, they stuck with jigs and it paid off big time for them
      averaging 12 inch – 1 pound Crappies.
  - 1st place was Seth Eimer and Scott Johnson with 6 lbs 15.2 oz
  - 2nd place was Dan Whitecotton and Brent Whitecotton with 3 lbs 10 oz
  - 3rd place was Mike and Pat Brockhouse with 2 lbs 9.2 oz
    - - Big fish went to Seth Eimer and Scott Johnson - 1 lb 8.7 oz
  Contact Tim Hanauer at 309-219-3346   or HOI_Crappie_Club@sbcglobal.net   with questions.
* Next torunament is May 7th at Evergreen Lake, Main Ramp - Hope to see ya there..!
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**   Additional tournament schedule info   **
 

- Central Illinois Bassmasters www.centralillinoisbassmasters.com tournament schedules, info and future results.

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- For a complete calendar of events for BASS 25 Bloomington - visit   Bass25.com
or contact Jody & Tom Cassel 309-963-6375 (Home) 309-275-7650 (Jody) 309-275-4555 (Tom) or email bass25blm@gmail.com   or on Facebook.

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- For a complete calendar of events for BASS 25 Peoria - visit   Bass25.com   or contact Contact Doug Starr (309) 678-3487   or on Facebook.

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- Clinton Lake Thursday Nighters Starts First Thursday In May And Runs Every Thursday Through August.
The launch this year is at the marina, there is a $5.00 launch fee and the tournament fee is still $25.00
Any Questions Please Contact Dave Huston At 217-519-2881.

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- Fulton County Tournament Association (Fulton County Bass Club) Schedule for both Lake & River Divisions -

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- Find schedule dates & Results for the Strike King Ever-Bloom Tournament Trail at   www.everbloom.us

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- The Bloomington-Normal Bass Club Tournament Schedules can be viewed at   www.bnbassclub.com

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- The Illinois B.A.S.S. Nation Full Schedule including IBN High School Series Tournaments :   http://www.illinoisbassnation.com/Tournaments

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- Illini Lunker Hunters Bass Club Tournaments schedule and Results.

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- For Illinois Muskie Tournament Trail (IMTT) tournament schedule visit   www.illmuskie.com/trail-schedule
A not for profit organization whose proceeds from tournaments go back into Illinois fisheries for all to enjoy

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- Illinois Valley Catfish Trail Tournament Schedule can be found at www.ivct.webs.com

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- Illinois B.A.S.S. Nation Tournament Schedule can be found at   www.illinoisbassnation.com/Tournaments

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- Lake Springfield Summer Trail Bass tournaments start mid Apr.
with tournament each month through mid Sept. with the Classic in late Sept.

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- Lincoln Bass Club is always accepting new members/teams.
Visit http://home.comcast.net/~lincolnbassclub/site for more info ↦ remaining tournament dates

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- Lincoln Land Bassmasters check site   www.lincolnlandbassmasters.com   for schedule, Entry forms for:
Lake Springfield Summer Tournament Trail
Lincolnland Bassmasters
IBF Open Trail
BFL

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- Otter Lake Tournament Series   Schedule and more

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- Sangchris Bass Club Tournament Schedule and Membership Form
  http://sangchrisbassclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/2015-schedule.pdf

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- Springfield Crappie Club tournament schedule, go to   www.springfieldcrappieclub.com/tournament-applications.php

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- Thursday Night Bass - at Lake Vermilion Park Ramp - Danville, IL
Visit site at   https://sites.google.com/site/tnbass/tiltonbass   for schedule and more..

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