Public Youth Tournaments — 2024 Fishing Season

  1. The following table indicates youth tournaments being held on Illinois waters that are open to the public. The contact information is provided. Please contact the organizer directly for any questions regarding entry.

    NOTE: If no tournaments appear below, then there are no current open tournaments for youth scheduled at this time.
2024 Approved or Pending Youth Tournaments
Waterbody Start Date Age Bank/Boat Max Anglers Species Contact Information
CRAB ORCHARD LAKEJune-15IHSA bass teams boat 70 Largemouth Bass
George Fudge
Red Bud High School Bass Club
gfudge324@gmail.com
618-541-1044
CLINTON LAKEJuly-14HS boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Jonathan Wise
TRI COUNTY ANGLERS
agnt_003@hotmail.com
309-830-5205
BANNER MARSH-WHEEL LAKEJuly-15IHSA bass teams boat 40 Largemouth Bass
Dave Hoyle
Richwoods High School Bass Team
d.hoyle@comcast.net
3092081841
OHIO RIVERJuly-19IHSA bass teams boat 70 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Spotted Bass
George Fudge
Red Bud High School Bass Club
gfudge324@gmail.com
618-541-1044
REND LAKEJuly-2618 boat 70 Largemouth Bass
George Fudge
Red Bud High School Bass Club
gfudge324@gmail.com
618-541-1044
JACKSONVILLE, LAKEJuly-28IHSA bass teams boat 40 Largemouth Bass
Richard Snodgrass
Lake jacksonville
bassjigs79@gmail.com
217-502-6880
RACCOON LAKEJuly-2818 boat 50 Largemouth Bass
Mike Russell
IBFCA Salem Youth Fishing
mikerussell@schmidtautogroup.com
6183223334
RACCOON LAKEAugust-0418 boat 50 Largemouth Bass
Mike Russell
IBFCA Salem Youth Fishing
mikerussell@schmidtautogroup.com
6183223334
CARLYLE LAKEAugust-10IHSA bass teams boat 70 Largemouth Bass
George Fudge
Red Bud High School Bass Club
gfudge324@gmail.com
618-541-1044
BANNER MARSH-JOHNSON LAKEAugust-11IHSA bass teams boat 40 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Richard Snodgrass
Lake jacksonville
bassjigs79@gmail.com
217-502-6880
CLINTON LAKEAugust-11HS boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Jonathan Wise
TRI COUNTY ANGLERS
agnt_003@hotmail.com
309-830-5205
SANGCHRIS, LAKEAugust-17HS boat 120 Largemouth Bass
Humberto Gonzalez
ICASSTT Series
icassttdirector@gmail.com
708-691-1801
SHELBYVILLE, LAKEAugust-18HS boat 160 Largemouth Bass
Humberto Gonzalez
ICASSTT Series
icassttdirector@gmail.com
708-691-1801
SANGCHRIS, LAKEAugust-182-16 boat 40 Largemouth Bass
Jonathan Wise
TRI COUNTY ANGLERS
agnt_003@hotmail.com
309-830-5205
Cal-Sag canal, Calumet River, Lake Calumet, Little Calumet RiverAugust-2418 boat 170 Largemouth Bass
Brian Drendel
Batavia High School
briandrendel@gmail.com
630-707-9715
KINKAID LAKEAugust-24IHSA bass teams boat 70 Largemouth Bass
George Fudge
Red Bud High School Bass Club
gfudge324@gmail.com
618-541-1044
NEWTON LAKESeptember-0118 boat 100 Largemouth Bass
Mike Russell
IBFCA Salem Youth Fishing
mikerussell@schmidtautogroup.com
6183223334
MICHIGAN, LAKESeptember-072-16 bank 80 Chinook Salmon
Coho Salmon
Lake Trout
DAVID MALO
Salmon Unlimited of Illinois
DAVID.MALO9259@gmail.com
847-309-9259
KINKAID LAKESeptember-152-16 boat 50 Largemouth Bass
Jonathan Wise
TRI COUNTY ANGLERS
agnt_003@hotmail.com
309-830-5205
JACKSONVILLE, LAKESeptember-2218 boat 80 Largemouth Bass
Timothy Moore
Illinois Bass Nation
jeep7791@yahoo.com
708-516-9891
BANNER MARSH-WHEEL LAKESeptember-22HS boat 80 Largemouth Bass
Humberto Gonzalez
ICASSTT Series
icassttdirector@gmail.com
708-691-1801
FOX CHAIN O LAKESSeptember-2218 boat 160 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Timothy Moore
Illinois Bass Nation
jeep7791@yahoo.com
708-516-9891
Cal-Sag canal, Calumet River, Lake Calumet, Little Calumet RiverSeptember-22HS boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Humberto Gonzalez
ICASSTT Series
icassttdirector@gmail.com
708-691-1801
COFFEEN LAKESeptember-28HS boat 120 Largemouth Bass
Humberto Gonzalez
ICASSTT Series
icassttdirector@gmail.com
708-691-1801
CLINTON LAKESeptember-29HS boat 160 Largemouth Bass
Humberto Gonzalez
ICASSTT Series
icassttdirector@gmail.com
708-691-1801
FOX CHAIN O LAKESOctober-06HS boat 160 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Amanda Nicolai
Illinois Bass Fishing Coaches Association (IBFCA)
jamanicolai@att.net
815-245-7268
ILLINOIS RIVEROctober-0618 boat 160 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Timothy Moore
Illinois Bass Nation
jeep7791@yahoo.com
708-516-9891
DECATUR, LAKEOctober-12HS boat 50 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Jason Doty
Maroa-Forsyth High School
jason.doty@mfschools.net
217-521-6645
Cal-Sag canal, Calumet River, Lake Calumet, Little Calumet RiverOctober-1318 boat 160 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Timothy Moore
Illinois Bass Nation
jeep7791@yahoo.com
708-516-9891
Cal-Sag canal, Calumet River, Lake Calumet, Little Calumet RiverOctober-1318 boat 160 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Timothy Moore
Illinois Bass Nation
jeep7791@yahoo.com
708-516-9891
KINKAID LAKEOctober-2018 boat 140 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Timothy Moore
Illinois Bass Nation
jeep7791@yahoo.com
708-516-9891