2015 Angler of the Year ~ JQ Halteman

If you look up the definition of “fisherman”, it reads as follows: “A person who catches fish for a living or for sport.” John “JQ” Halteman has been a “fisherman” for as long as I have known him. All of us in the club and those who follow the circuits will agree that JQ’s truck […]

Meeting Change / His Her Tourney

Hello guys, first on the agenda, Gillespie Results will be posted soon. Second, due to the labor day holiday, the next club meeting has been moved to September 14th, 7:00, Crawdaddies. Lastly, since the His/Her tournament will fall before our next meeting, we need a headcount of all of those who plan on fishing. Please […]

Pat Lesicko wins tough one on Carlyle!!

On July 26th, the Gillespie Bass Club held their 10th tourney of the season on the 26,000 acre reservoir known as Carlyle. This much water, one would think that an angler could find fish anywhere. Although I was not able to make this tourney, rumor has it the guys who did fish were greeted with […]

Kids Tournament

Kids tournament is slated for August 9th, 8:00-12:00 at Litchfield lake. Once again we will be needing information regarding how many kids will be fishing and their shirt sizes. Please contact JQ Halteman as soon as possible!!! 217-556-3796 This is always a great time for the kids and their families. Thanks in advance to those […]

July Meeting

Just a reminder. Next meeting is Monday, July 6th, 7:00 pm. We will be drawing for two tournaments this evening. Carlinville which is July 12th and Carlyle which is July 26th. Hope everyone had a good Fourth of July Weekend!! Until Then…