Marion County Youth Bassmasters

The Purpose of Marion County Youth Bassmasters is to promote and encourage youth fishing through education of fishing ethics, sportsmanship, fishing techniques, and conservation of natural resources. To fulfill all responsibilities we owe to our community, our state, and our society to help maintain natural fishing resources.

Tournament Schedule

View the current Marion County Youth Bassmasters schedule and Tournament Rules.

Results and Points

For the current 2020-21 season and previous tournament results click here.

Tournament Registration

Register for the next tournament.

Meeting Information

Meeting: Jan 10th 44 Tackle Co. Lunch 1pm Meeting starts at 2pm. Guest Speakers will be on site! Don't miss it! - 1522 US 41 North, Inverness Fl, 34450

Next Events

October 25th 10th Annual Jr Bassmaster's Challenge @ Lake Kerr (Moorehead Park)
November 15th Club Tournament @ Yale (Marsh Memorial Park)
December 13th Club Tournament @ Hernando (East Lake Place)
January 23rd Club Tournament @ St. John's Astor (Butler St. Ramp)
February 28th Club Tournament @ Griffin (Herlong Park)
March 21st Club Tournament @ Panasofkee (Tracy's Point)
April 3rd & 4th Club Classic @ Rodman (Rodman Campground)
May 9th Club Cookout and Year End Awards

Lake Hernando

The 2nd stop for the Marion County Youth Bassmasters was at Hernando! 6 Jr teams and 8 High School teams came out. Lake Hernando proved to be very tough. Taking home the win in the Jr Division was Beau Inman and Jacob Spect with 3.35lbs! 2nd and big fish went to Landon Haynes with 2.68lbs and his .96lb big bass! Rounding at the top 3 by a few hundreds of an ounce was Justin Pitts with .33lbs! Taking home the win in the High School Division was Cooper Hughes and Isaac Dorland with 9.62lbs. Cooper had the big bass with his 4.83lb Hernando Hawg!!! 2nd went Dalton Loos and John Walker with 5.29lbs and rounding out the top 3 was Jason Haynes and Bo Wiley with 3.37lbs! Next stop will be at St. John's Astor on Jan 23rd!!! Be Sure to stop into Astor Bait while your out that way and say Hi to Jake! Astor Bait is always willing to help us out! They have a wide variety of Bait and Tackle and are minutes from the ramp! Don't Forget Sunday Jan 10th we will be meeting at 44 Tackle Co in Inverness! Come around 12:00pm to shop and spend those 44 Tackle gift cards as well as those Fitzgerald $$$$! Lunch will be served at 1:00pm and we will have some guest speakers! Just want to say thank you to our sponsors: Gill Reaper, 44 Tackle Co, and Fitzgerald Fishing!!!! Hope you all have a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Tight Lines everyone!

Florida BASS Nation Youth Series

Youth Director

Daniel Tillis

Monthly Bible Verse

Jeremiah 29:11
"For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."