Fishing League Rules 2017
1. League philosophy- Fishing League is all about learning the lakes
and having fun!
2. Fishing is every other Thursday night 6 pm – 9 pm.
No pre-fishing for league night fish species on day of league night. (At first night of league we will determine which
species we fish the rest of the summer).
3. League night dates will be:
May 11th -- Crappie
May 25th -- Walleye
June 8 th
-- Walleye or Sunfish (Will vote 1st night)
June 22th -- Bass
6th -- Northern
August 3rd -- Bass
August 31st --
September 14th -- Walleye
Lakes included are Otter, Augusta, Grass and Clearwater.
5. 2 person teams, may have substitutes, but one of the original
partners must be in boat. You can have one person fishing in boat if partner is unavailable.
system: Point system will be in 10 pt increments for total weight.
1st= 80 pts, 2nd= 70 pts, 3rd= 60pts, 4th=50pts, 5th=40pts, 6th=30pts, 7th=20pts, 8th=10pts. 2 points will be deducted for each dead fish. Teams will receive 5 pts for showing up, even
if they don't have any fish to weigh in. Teams also will recieve 5 points for catching target species fish.
7. Top five single fish get bonus pts. 1st =50pts, 2nd
=40pts, 3rd= 30pts, 4th=20pts, 5th=10pts
8. Teams may keep fish,
but league would prefer catch and release program.
9. Bill or bait shop employee will be doing official weigh-in.
10. Bad weather will be voted on day of league night by 3 pm.
11. Entry fee for league is $100.00 per team (Entry fee not set in
1st Place wins 50% of entry fees
2nd Place wins 25% of entry fees
3rd Place wins 15% of entry fees
4th Place wins 10% of entry fees
12. Teams will get
15 bonus bonus points for really big fish (Anything weighing on or over these amounts).
Sunfish 1 lb.
Crappie 1.25 lbs.
Northern 10 lbs.
limits for league weigh-in. But may have more in boat, and off night species.
Walleye 3 fish
Sunfish 10 fish
Crappie 5 fish
Northern 2 fish
14. Any disagreements will be put to vote
15. State of MN rules will be abided by
16. All individuals will not hold BJ’s Bait & Tackle
LLC responsible for any accidents.
Individuals understand that their picture and points will possibly be on the internet, newspaper, possibly tv,
and chart in bait shop.
18. League members will get 15% off live bait purchases the night of league.