Posts by mdbass

2018 President’s Conference, March 11th

2018 President’s Conference The 2018 MBN President’s Conference will be held on Sunday, March 11 at the Sykesville Maryland American Legion located at 7327 Slacks Road, Sykesville, MD 21784. The meeting will begin at 9:00 AM. Donuts and coffee will be available in the morning with a lunched served at 12:00. In the past these…

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Stewards of Ourselves and Staying in Touch

Stewards of Ourselves and Staying in Touch By Martin Osborne Last month I put a post on the MBN website. The post spoke to an issue relating to an action by one of our Executive Board Representatives. It got me to thinking (scary I know) about how many of us are in touch, truly in…

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Here is why you should join Maryland Bass Nation

Here is why you should join Maryland Bass Nation  – Sharpen you bass fishing skills  – Meet others who share your passion  – Contribute to our conservation efforts by volunteering  – Have a voice in the management of the Maryland Fisheries  – Participate in our State Team Qualifying Tournaments …

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MBN Open Tournaments, New for 2018

For 2018 the Maryland Bass Nation (MBN) is providing an opportunity for both member and non-member tournament anglers, not vying for MBN state team positions, to compete for pay-outs in our Trail events. You may elect to fish as many events, up to the total of four, on a single application with the appropriate fee…

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B.A.S.S. announces College, High School national championship locations

B.A.S.S. Announces College, High School National Championship Locations BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The national championship locations and dates for the 2018 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series presented by Bass Pro Shops and the Mossy Oak Fishing Bassmaster High School Series presented by DICK’S Sporting Goods have been released, B.A.S.S. announced today. The Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National…

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A Blast From the Past by Pint Kline

BLAST FROM THE PAST February 2018 Keep a Tight Line By Jim “Pint” Kline I’ve decided to start penning some articles for MBN’s new website. The trip down memory lane that I will take you on of events that happened in the past is actually part of the history of the Maryland Bass Nation. I…

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BASS Nation Championship: Svoboda & Pryal

Rick Svoboda and Mark Pryal at Nations Championship on Lake Hartwell. Although Mark had some good practice days competition time was a struggle. Rick on the other hand made the cut and finished twelth overall. Two years now that Maryland has had a contender reach the third cut down day of competition.

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2018 MBN Tournament Dates Announced

SQT TRAIL (Best 3 of 4)** – Registration Deadline: March 18th #1: April 8 (Sunday), Potomac River (Smallwood) #2: April 29, (Sunday), Upper Bay (Dundee Creek) #3: August 11 (Saturday), Nanticoke River (Sharptown) #4: September 8 (Saturday), Deep Creek Lake ** Make-up Date: October 21 (Sunday) WEEKEND SQT (Central Region) October 13-14, Conowingo Reservoir (Dorsey Park / Peach Bottom)…

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Smoots Bay – National Harbor Project Completed

The Maryland Bass Nation completed Phase 2 of the Smoots Bay – National Harbor Fish Habitat Placement.    The placement of 12 wooden fish structures under Phase 2 added to the placement of 80 concrete reef balls under Phase 1 last fall.   The wood structures are triangular units of 4 to 12-inch diameter, 8 to 12-foot-long hard wood…

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