2017 Costa Bassmaster High School National Championship presented by DICK’S Sporting Goods and Junior Championship Kentucky Lake, Paris, TN June 20 ~ 24, 2017
Maine Juniors Colby Carrier and Abraham LaFrance of L/A Junior Bassmasters weigh in a 6 lb 8 oz bass.
The boys were sititng in 4th place with 9-15 after Day 1!
On Day 2 the team weighed in 2 bass for 2-0 and a two day total of 11-15 which put them in 16th place overall.
The boys are sititng in 4th place with 9-15 after Day 1!
See Maine weigh in at 33:45 in the Day 1 video - https://www.bassmaster.com/video/high-school-and-junior-championship-weigh-ins
High school anglers will weigh in Thursday, Friday and Saturday. On Thursday and Friday at 2:45 p.m. ET. On Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET.
Fisett and Lodge Advance to B.A.S.S. Nation Championship
Congratulations to John Fisett and Mark Lodge as the top Maine finishers at the Academy Sports + Outdoors B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Regional presented by Magellan Upper Chesapeake Bay, North East, MD.
Fisett and Lodge will now advance to the 2017 Academy Sports + Outdoors B.A.S.S. Nation Championship presented by Magellan on South Carolina's Lake Hartwell, Oct. 19-21.
Co-Angler Division - 36th John Fisett 14-12, 53rd Dale Libby 10-15, 95th Trevor Bowden 6-12,
Boater Division: 11th Mark Lodge 40-9, 15th Jonathan Carter 38-2, 27th Chuck Towns 29-15.
Academy Sports + Outdoors B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Regional presented by Magellan Upper Chesapeake Bay, North East, MD
Clip N Cull, this comes with (6) Premium Cull Tags with puncture free clips, colored & numbered EVA foam floats (1) Mesh Carrying Bag. All Material used on the Cull Tags is Rust Free. These have been tested at the recent Damariscotta Lake Open and have proven to be a great product that does not harm the fish or puncture holes in the fish like other culling systems do.
Cal Coast Fishing is a company that specializes in producing practical products for the fishing industry. All of our products have been designed by fishermen for fishermen to deliver simple solutions to problems that we all encounter everyday out on the water. Our goal at Cal Coast Fishing is to provide quality, easy to use products that enhance the fishing experience for anglers of all levels.
The 43rd Annual Androscoggin Lake “Father’s Day Classic” *In support of The Travis Mills Foundation*
Sunday, June 18th 2017 – 7:30am-3:30pm Early Registration *** $125 per two man team, includes split lunker (lunker pool paid back 100%) *** Entry Forms received post marked AFTER 05/01/17 will require a $140 entry per team *** Take off position will be based on the date and time we receive the application - First application in = First boat out.
Maine B.A.S.S. Nation Hall of Fame, Barnes Sr. is 1st Inductee
On December 4, 2016 one of Maine's well known anglers, a man that has competed professionally well beyond the Maine State line as well as having done so much for the bass angling community was surprised by long time friend Charles Wilson who presented Mr. Barnes with the Maine B.A.S.S. Nation Hall of Fame Plaque.
The plaque reads...David W. Barnes Sr. In recognition of over 39 years of dedicated service and leadership is the first inductee into the Maine B.A.S.S. Nation Hall of Fame.
Some of Dave's highlights over his career are: Master Maine Guide since 1977 (Central Maine Guide Service CentralMaineGuideService.com), Co Author Maine Bassin 1984, 10 State Championship's, 29 State of Maine team member, 9 Federation Nationals Championship competition, and the Forest Wood Cup Qualifier.
You can read more about Dave at DaveBarnesFishing.com
B.A.S.S. Nation Championship
2016 Academy Sports + Outdoors B.A.S.S. Nation Championship presented by Magellan
Boater Division - Day 1 Mark Lodge 24th place 2 bass 5-14 l Day 2 Mark Lodge 22nd place 2 bass 5-10, total 11-8
Co-Angler Division - Day 1 Chris Brewer 31st place 0 bass 0-0 l Day 2 Chris Brewer 23rd place 1 bass 6-8, total 6-8
Nov. 17-19, on Texas’ Lake Conroe.
B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Regional
2016 Academy Sports + Outdoors B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Regional presented by Magellan, Lodge & Brewer Advance
Junior & High School State Championships
Delegates Meeting July 13, 7pm
Augusta VA Center, at Togus, Building 210, 1st floor. Directions
Camp for Rent
Hidden Lake Lane West Newfield, ME
Special offer for all Maine B.A.S.S. Nation members who may be fishing in the area. Enjoy a quick 15 minute ride to Great East Lake, Arrowhead, or Little Ossippee, or a 35 minute ride will put you at Sebago Lake. See More Camp Details Here
Maine's Lead Law
News from PYS
PYS Podcast Series - Bass Fishing in Maine
Top Finisher Program
All anglers must submit a new sign up sheet this year...even if you participated in years past.
There will be one surprise tourney this year and there will be NO decals available that day, don't miss out get yours now!
Sign up and receive a decal, place that decal on your boat windshield, (Larger PYS decals on the hull sides are eligible on PYS team boats.) fish a sanctioned tournament and if you win Portland Yacht Services will write you a check for up to $200.00.
Red Sox Raffle
Man vs Bass Trail
B.A.S.S. Nation Eastern Regional Upper Chesapeake Bay North East, Maryland
2017 State Fish Off
Maine Bass Club Soft Plastic Lure Weigh In
Save all your used soft plastic lures and weigh them in at the Maine B.A.S.S. Nation Fish Off Sept. 9-10, 2017 on Long Lake/ Brandy Pond. Prizes awarded by JACKALL
2017 Guide Book
Copies available through any Maine B.A.S.S. Nation member or at our Guide advertisers business.
Father's Day AR-15 Raffle Winner was Jay Languct of Sidney, Congrats!
Get your Custom AR-15 raffle ticket from a member of the Maine B.A.S.S. Nation or contact President Steve Wilson.
Group Name: Maine BASS Nation
Password: MEBASS Group ID: 1929
Prop Selector will help you calculate the right prop for your boat type and how you use it. Try it Now
Once again the Maine B.A.S.S. Nation will take the leadership role of collecting used plastic baits by way of collection tubes that have been placed at boat launches in Maine and during local bass tournaments.
Plastic Lure and Line Recycle Tube Locations
Androscoggin Bassmasters - Auburn Lake, 3 locations
Bronzeback Mainiacs - Annabessacook Lake. Androscoggin Lake State launch, Wilson Pond, Monmouth, Maranacook Lake (Winthrop and Readfield). Bronzeback Mainiacs plan on making 5 more for other lakes.