UPCOMING EVENT: PHOENIX BASS FISHING LEAGUE - 2020 - Sam Rayburn Reservoir

FISHING LEAGUE WORLDWIDE

Purdue pulls it off

Purdue pulls it off

CARLYLE, Ill. – Coming into the final day, the competitive nature between the two rival schools of Purdue and Indiana was to see who could place higher. Purdue started the day just 15 ounces out of the lead, and almost 4 pounds ahead of Indiana. As Purdue took the stage they had only one team left to weigh in – the team that lead coming into the final day. READ MORE »

Purdue University wins National Guard FLW College Fishing Central Conference Championship

Purdue University wins National Guard FLW College Fishing Central Conference Championship

CARLYLE, Ill.– The Purdue University team of Nicholas Schuetz of Loogootee, Ind., and Elliott Myers of Anderson, Ind., won the National Guard FLW College Fishing Central Conference Championship on Carlyle Lake Saturday with a five-bass limit that weighed 11 pounds, 6 ounces. Their three day total weight of 37-15 beat rivals Indiana University by a solid 3 pounds, 8 ounces. The team won a Ranger Z117 bass boat with a 90-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a berth in the National Guard FLW College Fishing National Championship. READ MORE »

Winona State 'swagger'

Winona State 'swagger'

CARLYLE, Ill. – After a rough showing of the potential for Carlyle Lake on day one, many teams were confident that today would be the day to catch better bags. And without disappointment several teams brought double-digit weights to the stage, including the largest bag of the tournament thus far. READ MORE »

Winona State takes lead at FLW College Fishing Central Conference Championship

Winona State takes lead at FLW College Fishing Central Conference Championship

CARLYLE, Ill.– The Winona State team of Cade Laufenberg, Stoddard, Wis., and Sam Schollmeier, Rochester, Minn., jumped into the lead in a big way at the National Guard FLW College Fishing Central Conference Championship on Carlyle Lake Friday with the biggest sack of the tournament, a five-bass limit weighing 17 pounds, 13 ounces. Their sack was anchored by a 6-3 bass making their two day total weight 27 pounds, 8 ounces. They lead Purdue University, their closest competitor, by a mere 15 ounces going into the final day of competition. Teams are competing for a Ranger Z117 bass boat with a 90-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a berth in the National Guard FLW College Fishing National Championship. READ MORE »

Eastern Illinois leads on Carlyle Lake

Eastern Illinois leads on Carlyle Lake

CARLYLE, Ill. – It quickly became apparent after day one that blue skies and light wind is not exactly the right combination of conditions to produce limits. Out of the 20 teams that are competing, only seven managed to bring a five-fish limit to the stage. The last team to hit the scales today was the team that now sits in the lead moving into day two. READ MORE »

Eastern Illinois University with early lead at FLW College Fishing Central Conference Championship

Eastern Illinois University with early lead at FLW College Fishing Central Conference Championship

CARLYLE, Ill. – The Eastern Illinois University team of Lee Buehnerkemper of Teutopolis, Ill., and Chase Sanford of Catlin, Ill., took the lead on day one of the National Guard FLW College Fishing Central Conference Championship on Carlyle Lake Thursday with a five-bass limit weighing 14 pounds, 8 ounces. The team holds nearly a 3-pound lead over their nearest competitor, Eastern Kentucky. The 20 college teams participating in this tournament are competing for a Ranger Z117 bass boat with a 90-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a berth in the National Guard FLW College Fishing National Championship. READ MORE »

High hopes

High hopes

CARLYLE, Ill. – September marks the time most college students hit the books hard for another semester. Outside of academics, college football and parties become priorities for many students. Though, for the 20 teams that qualified for the National Guard FLW College Fishing Central Conference Championship in Carlyle, Ill., it means a shot at making it to the FLW College Fishing National Championship. READ MORE »