Welcome to the New York Chapter of The Bass Federation:

Casey Casamento holds up two Lake Champlain bronze back beauties, from his second day bag at the NYTBF 2015 STQT held in Port Henry, NY. Casey won the event with a 2-day total of 37.50 lbs.

- Casey Casamento takes 1st place at the 2015 NYTBF State Team Qualfier with a 2-day combined weight of 37.50 lbs. Rounding out the top 10 were Rick Whitaker, Dan Murphy, Brad Brodnicki, Cory Baright, Mike Czaplinski, Chris Gore, Chris Benninger, Bobby Williams and Burnie Haney. Full results can be found on the tournaments page.

- Brian Winchell claims 1st place
at the final NYTBF regular season stop in South Bay. Brian weighed a 15.45lb bag. Todd Stark took home top coangler honors with a 5 fish limit weighing 11.80lbs. Full results can be found on the Tournaments page.

- Congratulations to Burnie Haney for winning the NYTBF even on Chaumont Bay with a 5 fish limit of smallmouth weighing 23.80lbs. Kevin Grist took home the coangler honors with his limit of smallies weighing 18.95lbs. Tom Luciano took home boater lunker honors with a 5.75lb beauty. Full results can be found on the tournaments page.

- Congratulations to Dan Murphy
for winning the boater division of the NYTBF event on Lake Champlain out of Pt. Au Rouche, with an impressive 19.75lb bag. Dan also took home boater lunker honors with a 4.85lb smallie. Plattsburgh Fishing Team member Ted Appleton took home non-boater honors with his 17.00lb bag. Non-boater lunker went to Kevin Grist with a 4.40lb bass. For full results, check out the tournaments page.

Angler of the Year Leaders:
Burnie Haney 358 pts
Dan Murphy 325 pts
Brian Winchell 319 pts
Ted Appleton 343 pts
Scott Harrington 304 pts
Todd Stark 289 pts

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AOY points are earned through tournament finishes. 100 to 1st, 97 to 2nd, 94 to 3rd and so on. Additionally, bonus points are awared for participation in our sanctioned youth and charity events. For a list of bonus point opportunities, see the tournaments page, rules or contact NYTBF President, Bobby Williams.

2014 Event Schedule:
Points Events:
October 27th, 2013 - Oneida Lake, Oneida Shores

June 14th, Lake Champlain - Point Au Roche

July 13rd, Cayuga - Cayua Lake State Park

August 24th, Lake Ontario - Chaumont Bay

September 21st, Lake Champlain - South Bay

October 26th, 2015 Early bird, Lake Champlain - Ticonderoga

Open, Charity and Youth Events :
June 28th, 1000 Islands, French Creek, Lions Club Team Open

June 29th, 1000 Islands, French Creek, NYTBF Team Open

Youth Qualifier:
• July 26th, Schroon Lake, Village ramp

2015 State Team Qualifier:
• October 11th and 12th, Lake Champlain - Port Henry (2 day combined weight)

* The schedule above is tentative and subject to change pending permit approval.

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