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Bass Fishing Tournament February 18, 2020

Don’t miss this.  Download the application by clicking here.  The start time is 7:30 am.  Event will run until  10:30 a.m.  All judges and anglers must attend the pre-tournament meeting at Pimlico Recreation Center at 10 o’clock, February 12th.  Please … Continue reading

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Capt. Zack Slankard Presents FFC Members with the Latest Tips and Tricks

Capt. Zach Slankard spoke to the January 2020 meeting of the Freshwater Fishing Club about techniques for catching Crappie and Largemouth Bass. Zach spoke first about Crappie. He suggested spinners and small jigs, even tiny crankbaits to catch them.

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Fish Of The Month / December 2019

December 2019 ended with not one but two outstanding catches worthy of being called “Fish Of The Month” Now If you are a follower of this web page you you have seen several trophy size Bass taken from our local … Continue reading

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R&R Fishing Clinic – December 2019

The December clinic was held at Calumet pond. This month’s topic was fishing a “Ned Rig” The Ned rig consists of any small 2 to 4 inch soft plastic (ElaZtech) baits rigged on a small mushroom or ball head jig. … Continue reading

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December 2019 Monthly Meeting

This months guest speaker was Thomas Blackwood from Freedom Boat Club. Founded in 1989 in Sarasota, FL., Freedom Boat Club is the oldest and largest boat club in the nation. It provides an affordable option to boat ownership and to … Continue reading

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Brooker’s Open House Well Attended by FFC

A goodly number of Freshwater Fishing Club members attended Brooker’s annual open house.  Food was tasty…and free. Tim Frederick and  Shaw Grigsby were in  attendance.  A few of the members attending were not in the photo, including yours truly. Jerry … Continue reading

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November Happenings / Fish Of The Month / And One Unusual Sighting

Temperatures are finally going down and the fishing is starting to heat up. Along with another very successful “Pro-Challenge” November was a very busy month. As always the monthly club trip is a highlight and the November trip to Lake … Continue reading

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Pro Challenge Results

Click on the following link to see the article and pictures by professional photographer, Ron Pearce. https://www.smugmug.com/gallery/n-LJhQKm/

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Pro Challenge Event

Bass fishing pros Shaw Grigsby, Trevor Fitzgerald, and Tim Frederick were in attendance at the November meeting of The Villages Freshwater Fishing Club. They came to participate in the Pro Challenge event the following day, November 12. The Pro Challenge … Continue reading

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Fish Of The Month / October, 2019

When a member reports catching three fish in a Villages pond its not really a big deal. When those three fish weigh 4lbs. 3oz., 5lbs., and 7lbs. 1oz. now that’s a different story. A combination of years of experience and … Continue reading

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