Public Youth Tournaments — 2022 Fishing Season

  1. To participate in these tournaments, please contact the organizer directly as schedules may have shifted due to COVID-19.
  2. 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.
2021-2022 Approved or Pending Youth Tournaments
Waterbody Start Date Age Bank/Boat Max Anglers Species Contact Information
KINKAID LAKEJuly-0918 boat 50 Largemouth Bass
George Fudge
Red Bud High School Bass Club
gfudge324@gmail.com
618-541-1044
MILL CREEK LAKEJuly-1318 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
CLINTON LAKEJuly-1618 boat 15 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
John Whalen
Illinois High School Bass Fishing League
whalen217@aol.com
217-621-7410
VANDALIA LAKEJuly-1618 boat 40 Largemouth Bass
Melvin McKinney
Vandalia SportFishing and Conservation
mckinney1049@icloud.com
618-367-6494
MILL CREEK LAKEJuly-2018 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
MILL CREEK LAKEJuly-2718 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
CLINTON LAKEJuly-3018 boat 15 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
John Whalen
Illinois High School Bass Fishing League
whalen217@aol.com
217-621-7410
MILL CREEK LAKEAugust-0318 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
JACKSONVILLE, LAKEAugust-06IHSA bass teams boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Jacob Traeger
Jacksonville Bass Club
Jacobtraeger25@gmail.com
217-491-2265
CLINTON LAKEAugust-0618 boat 15 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
John Whalen
Illinois High School Bass Fishing League
whalen217@aol.com
217-621-7410
SPRINGFIELD LAKEAugust-07IHSA bass teams boat 100 Largemouth Bass
Jacob Traeger
Jacksonville Bass Club
Jacobtraeger25@gmail.com
217-491-2265
MILL CREEK LAKEAugust-1018 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
CARLYLE LAKEAugust-1418 boat 50 Largemouth Bass
George Fudge
Red Bud High School Bass Club
gfudge324@gmail.com
618-541-1044
SHELBYVILLE, LAKEAugust-14HS boat 140 Largemouth Bass
Humberto Gonzalez
IBFCA ICASSTT Series
hgonzalez@naperville203.org
708-691-1801
MILL CREEK LAKEAugust-1718 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
DES PLAINES/KANKAKEEAugust-21HS boat 140 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Humberto Gonzalez
IBFCA ICASSTT Series
hgonzalez@naperville203.org
708-691-1801
MILL CREEK LAKEAugust-2418 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
CLINTON LAKEAugust-2718 boat 15 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
John Whalen
Illinois High School Bass Fishing League
whalen217@aol.com
217-621-7410
Cal-Sag canal, Calumet River, Lake Calumet, Little Calumet RiverAugust-28HS boat 140 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Chris Mural
Stevenson High School Bass Fishing
cmural@d125.org
224-659-2402
MILL CREEK LAKEAugust-3118 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
MILL CREEK LAKESeptember-0718 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
CLINTON LAKESeptember-1018 boat 15 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
John Whalen
Illinois High School Bass Fishing League
whalen217@aol.com
217-621-7410
OHIO RIVER -including Smithland PoolSeptember-1018 boat 200 Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
Spotted Bass
George Fudge
Red Bud High School Bass Club
gfudge324@gmail.com
618-541-1044
REND LAKESeptember-10HS boat 100 Largemouth Bass
Scott Shaw
Mount Vernon High School
sshaw@mvths.org
618-204-2883
MILL CREEK LAKESeptember-1418 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
KINKAID LAKESeptember-1718 boat 120 Largemouth Bass
Humberto Gonzalez
IBFCA ICASSTT Series
hgonzalez@naperville203.org
708-691-1801
LAKE OF EGYPTSeptember-18HS boat 140 Largemouth Bass
Humberto Gonzalez
IBFCA ICASSTT Series
hgonzalez@naperville203.org
708-691-1801
MILL CREEK LAKESeptember-2118 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
SANGCHRIS, LAKESeptember-25IHSA bass teams boat 100 Largemouth Bass
Jacob Traeger
Jacksonville Bass Club
Jacobtraeger25@gmail.com
217-491-2265
MILL CREEK LAKESeptember-2818 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
JACKSONVILLE, LAKEOctober-01IHSA bass teams boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Jacob Traeger
Jacksonville Bass Club
Jacobtraeger25@gmail.com
217-491-2265
MILL CREEK LAKEOctober-0518 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432
MILL CREEK LAKENovember-0518 boat 60 Largemouth Bass
Mike Daley
Mill Creek Wednesday Nights
Ldaley1608@yahoo.com
812-236-9432