Out & About from the Peoria Journal-Star for June 16

June 16, 2013 at 12:14 PM

SUNDAY’S EVENTS

Archery shoots

Pottstown 3D Range shoot, 7 a.m. to noon. (309) 696-8015.

Chillicothe Sportsmen’s Club Rudy Rudolphi 3D shoot, 7 a.m.-1 p.m. (309) 274-9653.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Archery shoots

June 22-23 — Pottstown 3D Range shoot, 7 a.m. to noon. (309) 696-8015.

June 29-30 — Black Diamond Archery (Canton) 3D shoot, gates open 7 a.m., must be on range by noon. (309) 251-5016.

July 6-7 — Pekin Archers 3D shoot, registration 7 a.m., shooters must be on range by noon. (309) 347-4445.

July 20-21 — Chillicothe Sportsmen’s Club Fred Bear 3D shoot, 7 a.m.-1 p.m. (309) 274-9653.

Orienteering meet

June 29 — Illinois River Valley Orienteering Club meet at Wildlife Prairie Park as part of Multisport Extravaganza, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or http://www.irvoc.org

Bass tournament

June 29 — “Fishing to Remember” tournament to raise money for Alzheimer’s Association at Banner Marsh, big bass format. Six weigh-ins. Contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Archaeology meeting

July 3 — Illinois Valley Archaeological Society meets 7 p.m. at Dickson Mounds Museum in Lewistown, (309) 547-3721.

Herpetology meeting

July 4 — Central Illinois Herpetological Society meets 7 p.m. at Forest Park Nature Center, (309) 682-6208.

Prairieland anglers meetings

July 8 — at Dawson Lake, 6 p.m. Fishing, fish fry.

Aug. 12 — at Dawson Lake, 6 p.m. Fishing, wiener roast.

Hunter safety classes

Aug. 9-10 — Wilmor Sportsman’s Club in Morton, 5-10 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday (dinner, lunch provided). (309) 266-6666.

Sept. 20-21 — Wilmor Sportsman’s Club in Morton, 5-10 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday (dinner, lunch provided). (309) 266-6666.

RESULTS

Bass tournaments

Dillon McKinley of Pekin won the River City Casters tournament June 9 at Springfield Lake with 9.11 pounds. John Garrett of Pekin placed second (4.0) and Thad Altman of Manito third (3.05). Garrett won big bass (3.0).

Pastor Bill Williams and Bob Hartman Jr. won the Fellowship of Christian Anglers Pastors tournament June 8 at Banner Marsh with four fish weighing 11.53 pounds. Pastor Jesse Bartz and Chuck Hinrichs placed second (2, 9.29) and Pastor Jack Baird and Dean Mahurin third (5, 8.82). Chuck Hinrichs won big bass (5.00).

Mark Vancil of Kewanee won the Lake Thunderbird Bass Club tournament June 2 at Mississippi River Pool 13 with 16.50 pounds. Craig Hoffman of Princeton placed second (16.40) and Tony Rossi of Seatonville third (16.04). Hoffman won big bass (5.02).

Keith Whitaker and Bill Wright won the Fellowship of Christian Anglers Society tournament May 11 at Clinton Lake with four fish weighing 9.62 pounds. Tim Reber and Brandon Brown placed second (4, 9.49) and Todd Mull and Bob Hartman Sr. third (6, 8.68). Whitaker won big bass (3.96).

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