2018 TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

 

March 24th & 25th– IMTT Jake Wolf Memorial Tournament at Spring Lake North

Spring Lake

Contact: Bob Taylor; imtt2014@gmail.com; 309-262-9720

Fishing Hours: 7am-4pm Saturday & 7am-2pm on Sunday

Take Off & Return: Causeway ramp

Friday Night Registration: 5-8:00pm @ McCritter’s Grill 2801 Court St., Pekin IL 61554 (IL Rte. 9W)

ENTRY FEES RECEIVED AFTER 8 PM FRIDAY, MARCH 23rd 2018 WILL BE CHARGED A $20.00 LATE FEE

Saturday Dinner / Raffle: 6 – 9 PM at McCritter’s Grill, 2801 Court St, Pekin IL 61554

Local Lodging: Motel 6; 2801 Court St., Pekin IL 61554;309-347-5533; Super 8 3830 Kelly Ave., Pekin IL 309-347-8888; EconoLodge 3240 Vandever Ave., Pekin, IL 309-353-4047

Lake Info: No Launch fee, Max HP 25

Entry Fee: $150 per person

Spring Lake North  has parking for  18 tournament rigs to launch the morning of the tournament.

All other entrants must be shuttled to the Spring Lake South parking lot or to the campground area.


 

April 21st & 22nd – IMTT Spring Classic at Lake Kinkaid

Lake Kinkaid

Contacts: Howard Chambliss; hdpada@aol.com; 618-214-5918
Kyle Kroening; kylek4215@gmail.com; 505-252-0693

Fishing Hours: 7am-4pm Saturday & 7am-2pm on Sunday

Take Off & Return: Mount Joy Boat Ramp (Main Marina)

Friday Night Registration: 5-8 pm @ America’s Best Value Inn, Murphysboro IL

ENTRY FEES RECEIVED AFTER 8 PM FRIDAY, APRIL 20th 2018 WILL BE CHARGED A $20.00 LATE FEE

Saturday Dinner/Raffle: 6 pm – ?? @ VFW Post 7190, 108 S 10th St., Murphysboro IL (Behind the Courthouse on 10th Street)

Local Lodging: America’s Best Value Inn 128 E Walnut St., Murphysboro IL 62966

Lake Info: No launch fee, no horsepower limit.

Entry fee: $150 per person


 

April 28th & 29th  – Shawnee Muskie Hunters’ “Spring Fling Tournament” at Lake Kinkaid

Lake Kinkaid

Contact: John Wright; 618-698-4893; jadrian1951@hotmail.com
Ray Wheelock 618-234-7192

Fishing Hours: 7am-4pm Saturday & 7am-2pm on Sunday

Take Off & Return: Mount Joy Boat Ramp (Main Marina)

Friday Night Registration: Americas Best Value Inn 128 E Walnut St., Murphysboro IL 62966

Saturday Dinner/Raffle: 6 pm – ?? @ VFW Post 7190, 108 S 10th St., Murphysboro IL (Behind the Courthouse on 10th Street)

Local Lodging: Americas Best Value Inn 128 E Walnut St., Murphysboro IL 618-687-2244

Lake Info: No launch fee, no horsepower limit.

Entry Fee: $100 per person; Youth under 18 – $50 per person 


 

May 19th – Fox River Valley Chapter “Challunge on the Chain” at Fox Chain of Lakes

Lake Shelbyville

Contact: Steve Kroll; stevekrollcpa@sbcglobal.net

Fishing Hours: 7am-4pm

Take Off & Return: Steitz’s Resort on Bluff Lake. You can launch and recover from anywhere on the Chain, but departure is at Steitz’s

Dinner / Raffle: Antioch VFW. 75 North Ave., Antioch IL 60002

Local Lodging: Best Western Plus 350 West Illinois Route 173, Antioch IL 60002 847-395-3606

Lake Info: Fox Waterway Stickers available @ Triangle Sports and Marine, 23480 W Grass Lake Rd., Antioch IL 60002 847-395-0813; CJ Smiths Resort, 25315 W. Grass Lake Rd., Antioch IL 60002 847-395-2753; Ben Watts Marina, 116 S U.S Highway12, Fox Lake IL 60020 847-587-0211

Entry fee: TBA 


 

June 9th & 10th – IMTT Mike Sule Memorial Tournament at Fox Chain of Lakes

Lake Shelbyville

Contact: Phil Gutmann; muske62@comcast.net; 847-204-8286
Ron Haynes; hayneselec@aol.com; 630-774-8189

Fishing Hours: 7am-4pm Saturday & 7am-2pm on Sunday

Take Off & Return: Thirsty Turtle 42273 N. Woodbine Ave. Antioch IL 60002. You can launch and recover from anywhere on the Chain, but departure is at The Thirsty Turtle

Friday Night Registration: 5-8 pm @ Thirsty Turtle 42273 N. Woodbine Ave. Antioch IL 60002;847-395-4704

ENTRY FEES RECEIVED AFTER 8 PM FRIDAY, JUNE 8th 2018 WILL BE CHARGED A $20.00 LATE FEE

Local Lodging: Best Western Plus 350 West Illinois Route 173, Antioch IL 60002; 847-395-3606

Lake Info: LAKES OPEN TO THIS TOURNAMENT ARE: CHANNEL, CATHERINE, MARIE, BLUFF, SPRING & PETITE LAKES and connecting channels.

Fox Waterway Stickers available @ Triangle Sports and Marine, 23480 W. Grass Lake Rd., Antioch IL 60002 847-395-0813; CJ Smith’s Resort, 25315 W. Grass Lake Rd., Antioch IL 60002847-395-2753; Ben Watts Marina, 116 S U.S Highway12, Fox Lake IL 60020 847-587-0211

Entry Fee: $150 per person  


 

September 22nd – Quad County Hawg Hunters Club Tournament – Location TBD

Contact: Duane Landmeier; 815-761-5182 dlandmeier@frontier.com

Fishing Hours: TBD 


 

September 29th & 30th – IMTT Gregg Tichacek Memorial Tournament @ Lake McMaster

Lake McMaster

Contact: Bob Taylor; imtt2014@gmail.com; 309-262-9720

Fishing Hours: 7am-4pm Saturday & 7am-2pm on Sunday

Take Off & Return: Main ramp

Friday Night Registration: 5-8:30 pm at Super 8 in Galva 301 Commercial St., Galva IL

ENTRY FEES RECEIVED AFTER 8 PM FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28th 2018 WILL BE CHARGED A $20.00 LATE FEE

Local Lodging: Galva Inn & Suites, 301 Commercial St., Galva IL 61434 309-932-2841

Lake Info: 10 horsepower restriction on entire lake

Entry Fee: $150 per person


 

October 6th & 7th – IMTT Fall Classic at Prairie Lake (Jim Edgar SFWA)

Evergreen Lake

Contact: Bob Taylor; imtt2014@gmail.com; 309-262-9720

Fishing Hours: 7am-4pm Saturday & 7am-2pm on Sunday

Take Off & Return: North Ramp (South of Hwy 11 on Geiss Rd) on Prairie Lake

Friday Registration: Howard Chambliss Campsite

ENTRY FEES RECEIVED AFTER 8 PM FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5th 2018 WILL BE CHARGED $20.00 LATE FEE

Saturday Dinner/Raffle: 6pm @ VFW Post 6871; 111 N. 7th St. Petersburg IL 62675

Local lodging: River Bank Lodge 522 S 6th St., Petersburg IL 62675; Nine lakeside cabins are available for rent by visiting: http://www.reserveamerica.com. Campsites are also available at Jim Edgar State Fish and Wildlife Area. Cabins are limited to two vehicles per cabin but sleep up to 6 people; Panther Creek Lodge 29089 N. Newmansville Rd. Ashland IL 62612  309-368-9111

Lake Info: No horsepower restrictions however entire lake is NO WAKE

Entry fees: $150 per person 


 

October 20th & 21st – Shawnee Muskie Hunters’ “Fall Brawl Tournament” at Lake Kinkaid

Lake Shelbyville

Contact: John Wright; 618-698-4893; jadrian1951@hotmail.com
Ray Wheelock 618-234-7192

Fishing Hours: 7am-4pm Saturday & 7am-2pm on Sunday

Take Off & Return: Mount Joy Boat Ramp (Main Marina)

Friday Night Registration: Americas Best Value Inn 128 E Walnut St., Murphysboro IL 62966

Saturday Dinner/Raffle: 6 pm – ?? @ VFW Post 7190, 108 S 10th St., Murphysboro IL (Behind the Courthouse on 10th Street)

Local Lodging: Americas Best Value Inn 128 E Walnut St., Murphysboro IL 618-687-2244

Lake Info: No launch fee, no horsepower limit.

Entry Fee: $100 per person; Youth under 18 – $50 per person 


 

November 3rd & 4th– IMTT State Championship Tournament at Fox Chain of Lakes

Contact: Howard Chambliss, hdpada@aol.com, 618-214-5918
Phil Gutmann; muske62@comcast.net; 847-204-8286

Fishing Hours: 7am-4pm Saturday & 7am-2pm on Sunday

Take Off & Return: Thirsty Turtle 42273 N. Woodbine Ave. Antioch IL 60002. You can launch and recover from anywhere on the Chain, but departure is at The Thirsty Turtle

Friday Night Registration: 5-8 pm @ Thirsty Turtle 42273 N. Woodbine Ave. Antioch IL 60002;847-395-4704

ENTRY FEES RECEIVED AFTER 8 PM FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2nd 2018 WILL BE CHARGED A $20.00 LATE FEE

Local Lodging: Best Western Plus 350 West Illinois Route 173, Antioch IL 60002; 847-395-3606

Lake Info: LAKES OPEN TO THIS TOURNAMENT ARE: CHANNEL, CATHERINE, MARIE, BLUFF, SPRING & PETITE LAKES and connecting channels.

Fox Waterway Stickers available @ Triangle Sports and Marine, 23480 W. Grass Lake Rd., Antioch IL 60002 847-395-0813; CJ Smith’s Resort, 25315 W. Grass Lake Rd., Antioch IL 60002847-395-2753; Ben Watts Marina, 116 S U.S Highway12, Fox Lake IL 60020 847-587-0211

Entry fees will be based on entrant’s qualification status.  $150 per person (Full Qualifier); $175 per person (Partial Qualifier); $200 per person (Non-Qualifier) Contact Howard Chambliss at (618)-214-5918 for qualification details.