Youth News

The Bass Federation of Michigan Youth News

  • Jr. Youth Tournament Format Changed to Team - January 29, 2018
    The Bass Federation, Inc. recently changed the Jr. Youth fishing format from individual to 2-person team. The Junior World Championship will now be a team tournament format running 2 days instead of 1.

  • 2018 Jr. State Championship June 17 Pontiac Lake - January 22, 2018
    The 2018 TBF of Michigan Jr. State Championship is Sunday, June 17 at Pontiac Lake from the state recreation area launch.

  • 2017 Jr State Championship Rules and Forms - May 24, 2017
    The 2017 TBF of Michigan Jr. State Championship rules, entry form and waiver form have been added to the 2017 TBF of Michigan Jr. State Championship post.

  • Pay Jr. Membership Online - April 15, 2017
    A new page has been added to the Youth section of our website allowing you to pay Jr. membership dues and Jr. state championship entry fee directly to TBF of Michigan online using a major credit card and/or PayPal.

  • 2017 TBF of Michigan Jr State Championship - March 1, 2017
    The 2017 TBF of Michigan Jr. State Championship is Sunday, June 11 on Pontiac Lake. Junior anglers need to provide their own boat/boater!

  • 2016 Jr State Championship Halfmoon Lake - May 22, 2016Default featured image TBF of Michigan
    The 2016 TBF of Michigan Junior State Championship is Sunday, June 5 at Halfmoon Lake in Pinckney, Michigan. The bass tournament for 11 to 15 year olds will start at 7am and end at 1pm. Check-in begins at 6am.

  • 2012 Jr State Championship Titles for Sprague and Davis - August 3, 2012June 9 2012 TBF of Michigan Jr State Championship group picture of the child anglers
    Danny Sprague and Matt Davis won the two 2012 TBF of Michigan Jr. State Championship bass tournament age groups on Pontiac Lake June 9th to advance to the National Guard Junior National Championship on Lake Lanier in Georgia.

  • 2012 TBF of Michigan Jr State Championship Pontiac Lake June 9 - May 9, 2012Cody Harris TBF of Michigan Jr State Champion
    The 2012 TBF of Michigan Jr state championship will be held Saturday, June 9 on Pontiac Lake. Entry fee remains $20 per TBF Jr member 11 – 18 years old. Cost for non-TBF Jr members is $25.00 which includes membership in the Student Angler Federation. We will need 35 boater volunteers We will need product donations for ...

  • Michigan High School Fishing State Championship 2012 - January 18, 2012Captain Jack Horning stands with 2011 Michigan High School Fishing state champions Danny Sprague and Clayton Sprague
    The Bass Federation Inc. (TBF) is partnering with FLW Outdoors to host the 2012 Michigan High School Fishing State Championship. The event will be held on Sunday June 24th at Lake St Clair.

  • Marsh and Harris win 2009 Jr State Championship - December 1, 2011Cody Harris 2009 15-18 age Jr state champion
    Nick Marsh won the 11-14 age group and Cody Harris won the 15-18 age group in The Bass Federation of Michigan 2009 Jr State Championship on Lake Nepessing. Marsh had 3 bass for 6.57 pounds to lead all anglers in the younger group while Cody Harris brought in a whopping 12.68 pounds 5-bass limit to ...