Miller/Miller Win Western Michigan Power-Pole Championship! They had a 5 fish bag coming in at 15.59 pounds! Congrats guys!
For Full Results please click the following link: WMPPT Cadillac
For a full Photo album of the event please CLICK HERE!
We once again would like to thank all the anglers who came out and fished the Fall Classic event at Burt and Mullet Lakes! For those anglers who pre-registered online, we held an “Early Bird” prize drawing! Congratulations to John May and Terry Campbell! They were our “Early Bird” Prize drawing winners at the 2013 …View full post
We want to thank all the anglers that came out and fished the 2013 Fall Classic! It was a great event, and we want to thank the town of Indian River for hosting the event for us and our anglers! This event hosted a 687% pay back! The coveted prize of the tournament was a …View full post
It was a great day of fishing on Burt and Mullet lakes, for the 2013 Fall Classic! Tomorrow one lucky team will be crowned the 2013 Fall Classic champions, and walk away with a brand new 17 Ft Aluminum Ranger Bass Boat equipped with a 60 HP Evinrude motor! Total package price of over $18,000 …View full post
**REMINDER** THERE IS STILL TIME TO REGISTER ONLINE! We will be doing an Early Bird Prize drawing for those anglers who register early online by September 17, 2013 by CLICKING HERE! Fall Classic Boundary Update: We apologize for the information given out on boundaries for the 2013 Fall Classic event at Burt and Mullet Lake. Due to the …View full post
We once again would like to thank all the anglers who came out and fished the Fall Classic event at Burt and Mullet Lakes! For those anglers who pre-registered online, we held an “Early Bird” prize drawing!
Congratulations to John May and Terry Campbell! They were our “Early Bird” Prize drawing winners at the 2013 Fall Classic event! The prize package was a Minn Kota 3-Bank Charger and a Humminbird PirahnaMax 153 locator! (Pictured Below, Click on Image to Enlarge)
We also had 2 prize tables set up with sponsor products. Angler’s boat numbers were called and each team got to pick items off the table! We also gave away another 3 bank charger, and a few other PiranhaMax locators! Here are some pictures below! (Click on Image to Enlarge)
We want to thank all the anglers that came out and fished the 2013 Fall Classic! It was a great event, and we want to thank the town of Indian River for hosting the event for us and our anglers! This event hosted a 687% pay back! The coveted prize of the tournament was a brand new Ranger R178 Aluminum Bass Boat, equipped with a 60 HP Evinrude E-Tech! Total package value of $18,995!! We would also like to thank our sponsors: Ranger Boats, Cabela’s, Humminbird, Minn Kota, Lucky Craft, Poor Boy Baits, Intruder, The Oxygenator, and Case Plastics for all of their support throughout the year. There were some really nice fish caught in the tournament, and as a testiment to just how big these fish are will be reflected in the weights below!
Click the following text for Final Results: Fall Classic Final Results
With a two day total of 42 pounds 10 ounces, Chad Helsel and Brian Pfeiffer win the 2013 NBAA Fall Classic! They are the proud owners of a brand new Ranger R178 Aluminum Bass Boat, equipped with a 60 HP Evinrude E-Tech! Total package value of $18,995!
Coming in 2nd Place with a two day weight of 40 pounds 12 ounces, Jack & Jack Sage!
3rd Place was taken by Jim and Danny Sprague with a two day weight of 39 pounds 4 ounces! They also wound up with Day 2′s 3rd Largest Bass!
Coming in 4th Place, and with Day 2, and overall all big bass of the tournament (which was 6 pounds 5 ounces) and a total two day weight of 36 pounds 13 ounces, went to Daiel Copeland and Scott Tyrell!
Mike Sudberry and Chris Stier finished 5th with a two day weight of 36 pounds 8 ounces!
6th Places was the last paid spot of the tournament, and it went to Chris Cucksey and Edward Schiller, with a two day weight total of 35 pounds 10 ounces!
It was a great day of fishing on Burt and Mullet lakes, for the 2013 Fall Classic! Tomorrow one lucky team will be crowned the 2013 Fall Classic champions, and walk away with a brand new 17 Ft Aluminum Ranger Bass Boat equipped with a 60 HP Evinrude motor! Total package price of over $18,000 for the first place winners!
Your Day 1 Leaders are Jim and Danny Sprague, with a 5 fish limit weighing in at 23 pounds 5 ounces! Here is a picture of their limit!
Big Bass of the Day weighed in at 6 pounds even, Caught by Michael Seibly and Vincent Reynolds! Congrats guys!
Next we have all of our 7 teams that won their “Pool Shootout”. They were put in groups of 5 boats, and the team within the group with the heaviest limit of fish won their entry fee back! Congrats guys!
To View Complete Day 1 Standings Click the following text: Fall Classic1st day
To View all Day 1 Pictures CLICK HERE!
THERE IS STILL TIME TO REGISTER ONLINE!
We will be doing an Early Bird Prize drawing for those anglers who register early online by September 17, 2013 by CLICKING HERE!
Fall Classic Boundary Update:
We apologize for the information given out on boundaries for the 2013 Fall Classic event at Burt and Mullet Lake. Due to the mix up, all connecting waters are fish able for the event. This includes locking through to Lake Huron, Chain and Pickerel Lakes, and the rivers that connect these bodies of water. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused, and hope to see you out there for the event.
BOAT LAUNCH FEE UPDATE
Tuscarora Township has just announced for all NBAA members fishing the Fall Championship, if they come to the Tuscarora Township office they can pick up the boat launch permits for $10.00 for unlimited access to the boat launch for the REST of 2013!
The Township Office is located at:
3546 S. Straits Hwy
Indian River, MI
Indian River Tourism Bureau: http://www.irtourism.com/
Indian River Chamber Of Commerce Website: http://www.irchamber.com/
Indian River Area Hotels: http://www.irtourism.com/accomodations.html
First, we would like to start off by thanking all of our Directors and Members that showed up to make this event the success that is was, and the Kalamazoo area chamber of commerce for hosting this great event! Most anglers experienced a tough bite, but there was still many limits of fish caught during the event, and some really nice fish too! Below is a picture of some of the anglers that fished the event, and of the beautiful morning that was provided for launch of the event!
We also want to thank those of you who did our “Early Bird” online registration! Our Early Bird Prize drawing winner Andy Rosales(Pictured Below) Won a nice Humminbird PirahnaMAX fish finder, and a MinnKota one bank charger!
Anglers had the chance to buy into the Big Fish Pot the morning of the tournament, which paid the Top 3 biggest bass of the event! We ended up have a tie for 3rd Place Big Bass with Daniel Houser and Mark Semple both weighing in a 3 pound 4 ounce bass! Runner up and in 2nd Place for big bass was Tyler Barnes, with a nice 3 pound 13 ounce bass! Your big bass champion for this event was Ed Dyer, and his nice 4 pound 5 ounce fish! Congrats guys on some nice fish! Below is a picture of our Big Bass Winners! and also a picture of Ed Dyer with his big bass winning fish!
With a 1 in 5 Payout, the top 8 anglers were paid in this year’s One on One National Championship, and we had a nice “Just out of the Money” Prize pack for Cory Sterkerbag (10th Place with 8.03 pounds), and Chris Nguyen (9th Place with 8.04 pounds) who just barely finished out of the money. First in the money at 8th place was Curtis Talley with 8 lbs 10 ounces! 7th place was Robert Miller Sr. with 9 pounds 3 ounces, who was barely edged out by our 6th placed angler, Aaron Feeback, who had 9 pounds 5 ounces! Along with a cash payout our 6th-8th placed anglers also received a nice NBAA spinning rod!
Pictured Below are our Top 5 finishing Anglers!
Just breaking into the Top 5 anglers, finishing in 5th Place, with 9 pounds 7 ounces was Scott McDiarmod, with a nice 4 fish limit of bass! Congrats Scott! (Pictured Below)
Coming in 4th Place, our Big Bass Champion of the event, Ed Dyer with a 5 fish limit weighing 10 pounds 4 ounces! Congratulations Ed! (Pictured Below)
3rd Place honors go to Miles Hanley with his 5 fish limit coming in at 10 pounds 9 ounces! Congratulations Miles! (Pictured Below)
Our 2013 NBAA National Championship runner up, and 2nd Place finish, with a 5 fish limit weighing in at 12 pounds 1 ounce, Daniel Houser! He had a pretty good bag of fish, with 2 really nice bass! Below are some pictures of those fish, along with Daniel and his 2nd Place plaque!
Finishing on top of the field, and your 2013 NBAA One on One National Champion, Mark Semple! Mark had a nice 5 fish limit weighing in at 13 pounds 15 ounces, and making him this year’s champion! Mark is not only now the proud owner of this nice 1st Place trophy, but a brand new Pro Series II, 8 foot Powerpole! Congratulations Mark!
After the awards ceremony, we held a free prize drawing for those who attended this year’s tournament, where boat numbers were called up to select prizes off of our prize table! We hope everyone had fun and enjoyable experience at the 2013 NBAA One on One National Championship, and thank everyone who attended, making this event the success that it was. You can view full results by click the following link: 1 on 1 National Championship You can also view a photo album of the event by CLICKING HERE!
It is September 4th, and all early bird registration is now CLOSED for both the 1 on 1, and Directors National Championship tournaments! Thank you to all who registered early! You can still register for the Directors Championship at the Directors Banquet, and we will be doing Registration/Rules meeting for the One on One Championship starting at 5 AM at the ramp! As a reminder you have until BEFORE September 17th to get your Early Bird Registration completed for the Fall Classic! You won’t want to miss this tournament!
Also there are a few Fall Challenge divisions that have started already, and some that are about to start! Click any of them below to bring you to the drop down menu where you can then go to their page and see their schedules! As a reminder all 6 week Overtime Divisions have an entry fee of $85, and you need to fish 4 of 6 events to qualify for the Spring Championship!
We want to remind everyone about the qualifications to fish National Championship Tournaments in the NBAA. We want everyone to be on the same page so that there is no confusion moving forward.
ONE ON ONE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
In order to fish the One on One National Championship, you MUST fish 4 of 5 tournaments IN A ONE ON ONE DIVISION. You can not qualify in any other type of division ( OT or Weekend Series) to fish the One on One National Championship. For those of you who have qualified, we would like to remind you that Early Bird registration closes at Midnight on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013.
FALL AND SPRING CLASSIC
The same thing applies for the Spring and Fall Classics. You must fish (this year only) 8 of 12 Overtime tournaments OR 4 of 5 Weekend events. If you run a 6 week ($85 entry fee) OT FALL Series ONLY, you must fish 4 of 6 events in that Fall Overtime Division. Fishing Overtime, Weekend, or Fall Divisions qualify you for the Fall and Spring Classic events ONLY!
CLICK HERE For Tournament Information and Online Pre-Registration!
Launch order for both events will be determined by REGISTRATION ORDER!
Directors: Pre-Register BEFORE September 3, 2013 to be entered into the Early Bird Prize drawing!
One on One Championship Tournament: Pre-Register BEFORE September 4, 2013 to be entered into the Early Bird Prize drawing!