2023 Paul Jolly Memorial Scholarship

The Indiana Bass Federation High School Fishing Trail in conjunction with Margo Jolly and the Jolly family recently awarded the Paul Jolly Memorial Scholarship for 2023 to Kaden Raichel of Scottsburg. Kaden is a 2023 graduate of Scottsburg High School and will be attending the University of Montevallo in Alabama …

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Congratulations Abygale and Hunter!

Two members of the IBF South Trail and Salem high school students recently competed in the High School Fishing World Finals in Lacrosse Wisconsin. Abygale Boyd and Hunter Trainor competed for 4 days against 393 other high school  teams from 34 states and 3 other countries for millions of dollars …

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Thank you Frame’s Outdoor Sports!

The Indiana Bass Federation appreciates the support of Frame’s Outdoor Sports. This year, Frame’s has graciously agreed to host the IBF Classic Banquet. Stop in Frame’s Outdoor Sports at  855 S. St. Rd. 101, Liberty, IN and let them know you appreciate their support.

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SAFE HOME CASH

2023 Guidelines and Rules for Contingency Cash Qualification “Safe Home Cash” is a cash contingency award program designed specifically for the Indiana Bass Federation. The winners (Boater and Non-Boater) of any one of the six IBF Pro/Am Tournament Trail events that are Safe Home Cash qualified, may each win $500 cash from Safe Home …

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Tippecanoe Valley Angler’s Club Open Youth Tournament

Sunday, April 23, 2023Launch 3:00 pm/Weigh-in 7:00 pmLake Manitou/DNR RampEntry Fee: Donation: one grocery bag of non-perishable foodDonations will go to Helping Hands Food PantryRegistration and Donations accepted at the DNR Ramp one-hour prior to launch.Rules and Registration Form

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2023 IBF Raffle Winners

Jacob “Jake” Schwartz, of Crown Point, IN, was the winner of the Springfield Saint Victory .308 AR 19. Jake is a member of the Indiana Bass Club. The winner of the Sig Sauer P320 M18 9MM was Justin Cox of Sheridan, IN. He purchased his ticket at the Indianapolis Boat, …

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February 2023 General Membership Meeting

Joan H. Davis inducted into IBF Hall of Fame Joan Davis was a trailblazer and pioneer for woman in bass fishing. She was a leader and mentor for many women as well as a passionate promoter for competitive bass fishing in general. She was the Indiana Bass’n Gals Angler of …

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Thank you from the IBF North Youth Trail

The IBF North Youth Trail presented certificates of appreciation to the following sponsors for there support. Without their support we could not operate this trail. Thank YOU:ADI ApparelBite me TackleClear H2OIndiana Bass FederationM. Pierce Custom LuesPotato Creek Bass ClubSt. Joseph Valley BassmastersThe AnglerTrack and Channel Outdoors

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IBF Qualifiers for the 2023 TBF National Championship

Wish our IBF qualifiers for the 2023 TBF National Championship good luck! The National Championship will be March 29-31 on the Lake of the Ozarks. Congratulations and good luck! Dave Goodman – 2nd place District 10 NSF BoaterFranklin, INHendricks County Bass Masters Ryan Cannon – Winner District 10 NSF – …

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