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DATES

SPRING STATE  May 6th and 7th Clinton,IA

FALL STATE SEPT 23 and 24th  PDC,WI

10K  Aug 12th  PDC

TOURNAMENT INFO

TEAM TRAIL BASICS

The four Team Trail tournaments are OPEN tournaments.  You sign up with your partner. Yearly Team Trail membership $30 an angler($10 if IBN member)

Entry fee per tournament per team $120     80% plus payback.    Casey's Big Bass per tourney Wins $500

Year end points based on all 4 tournaments(NO Drops).  May use 1 alternate, but can use alternate more than once but has to be same alternate.  That alternate may be used at Championship if he has fished one of the four tournaments with you.

1 Team per 40 guys signed up qualify for BASSMASTER TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP!  (last year 2 teams went)  One man from these circuits will make it to the BASSMASTER CLASSIC!

OTHER TOURNAMENTS

SPRING AND FALL STATE QUALIFIERS

Must belong to an Iowa  Bass Nation Club to fish these.  Year end points from these two tournaments will determine 10 Boaters and 10 Non boaters that will go on to Regional Competition as our State Team.

Entry Fee $200 for both tournies combined for Boaters, and $150 for both tournies for Co Anglers.

THEN THE 10K

10K is an Open Buddy Tournament paying $10,000 First Place.   $250 per team if paid by deadline.

FALL STATE TOP 3 BOATERS

Greg Vance (center) won the IBN Fall State Tournament out of PDC.  Dan Mohn (left) got second place and Kevin Andera (right) was 3rd.  Mohn also wrapped up AOTY honors for 2016 IBN season.  Congratulations guys!

Fall State Top Non Boaters

Pat Soppe of Manchester won the Co Anglers Division at the IBN Fall State Tournament.  Jerry Duncklee (not pictured) finished 2nd, and Tony Puelz (right) finished in third place.

TOP 3 Co Anglers

Isiah Minton Wins Co Angler Division at Spring State Tournament. Isiah pictured far right is a member of the Eastern Iowa High School bass club.  He had a two day 6 fish weight of 21.28#s.  2nd place Dennis Sellers middle had 19.30#s, and 3rd place finisher Clay Torson far left, also a member of Eastern Iowa High School bass club, had 19.29#s.  Shows what a great job Shanda Heath does overseeing this High School club that lands two members in the top three.

Top Three Boaters at Spring State

Along with winner McKnight are Mark Moorman 2nd place center, and far right is 3rd place Nate Brown with 25.43#s.  When we were last at Okoboji two years ago Nate was the winner.  Congratulation guys!

CASEY'S Big Bass Winner at IBN State

Greg Vance had Day 2 and overall Big Bass 3.87#s

Day 1 Big Bass Winner Tad Tinlin

Bill Baker and Rick Martin win the 2016 IBN FROG ONLY with 17.13#s

The team of Mike Brueggen(far right) and Jim Caulum(2nd from right) won the Aug 6th Lacrosse Event with 17.01#s including Mike's 3.79# Casey's Big Bass.  2nd Place finishers Brian Kregel(far left) and Tony Puelz(2nd from left) had 15.14#s.  3rd Place (not pictured) team of Adam and Jacob Crigger are leading the season points with one event left in Dubuque, Iowa

Bobby Mindock took home $750 Casey's big Bass money for this 4.54#er at the 10K

Casey's Big Bass Winner Tad Tinlin 4.21#s

Tad Tinlin earned $500 for the Casey's Big Bass at Lansing. Pictured with his partner Ted Tinlin.

CASEYS BIG BASS AT SAVANA

Adam Crigger earned $500 for his 4.62# Caseys Big Bass at Savana June 11th

CASEY'S BIG BASS AT FROG ONLY

Josh Grubes took home Big Bass honors Sunday at the IBN FROG ONLY with this 5.70#er.