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2016 Oaks Sport Show "Bag of Baits" Winner

2016 Oaks Winner

Congratulations to Bruce March, the winner of Berks Bassmasters "Bag of Baits" from the Greater Philadelphia Outdoor Show this past weekend!

2016 Blue Marsh Spring Buddy Tournament

The Berks Bassmasters Spring Buddy Tournament 2016 will be held on Sunday April 3rd at Blue Marsh Lake. Here is the tournament application for download.

2016 Spring Buddy tournament Flyer

2015 Spring Buddy Tournament Winners - Blue Marsh

The winners of the Buddy Tournament were:

1st Place - Dan Bylina & Dallas Himmelberger with 13.53 lbs.

2nd Place - Darryl Esterly & Brandon Esterly Berks Bassmasters with 12.93 lbs. & Lunker 4.55 Smallmouth (pictured below)


3rd Place - Ryan Bauman & Keith Goodwin with 9.53 lbs.

Anyone with more pictures of winners email them to me and I will post them.

Reel Kids Casting 2015 Winners


Back row (LtoR) Greg Smith PA Bass Federation Youth Director, Dale Black of Gamma a Federation Sponsor, Paul Mueller Pro, Mike Taylor VP and Tournament Director of Berks Bassmasters, Front Row, the winners Payne DeRicco and Cody Gray.

2015 Bag of Baits Winner @ Oaks Sports Show

The winner this year was Aaron Young of Shillington, PA. Thanks everyone for supporting Berks Bassmasters and the Blue Marsh Structure Projects.



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Berks County, Pennsylvania’s Oldest Bass Fishing Club!

Download, read and mail this Berks Bassmasters Membership application (Adobe Acrobat required)

Reel Kids Casting 2014 Winners

Age Group 12-15 Winner:
Carmen Murphy
Phoenixville, PA

Age Group 7-11 Winner:
Cody Bradley
Gilbertsville, PA


More photos of the event click here

Oaks Sports Show Bag of Baits Winner 2014

The 2014 Bag of Baits raffle winner drawn at the show at 4PM on Sunday was:

Tom Nelson
Horsham, PA.

Congratulations to Tom and thanks everyone for supporting Structure Projects at Blue Marsh Lake, Berks County.

Blue Marsh Structure Maps $10.00 - Contact Mike Moore (610) 678-3772


Oaks "Bag of Baits" Winner! 2013

The Winner of the raffle for the “Bag of Baits” at the Oaks Sports Show was drawn on the final day of the show on Sunday. The winner was Brian Blystone of Levittown, PA. Congratulations to Brian!

Berks Bassmasters wishes to thank everyone who purchased a ticket, proceeds from the raffle will be used to improve fish habitat at Blue Marsh Lake in Berks County!

2012 PA/NJ High School Championship

For more photos of this event look at the top of the main page under “Event Photos”!



Reel Kids Casting @ Oaks



And the Winner is....


The winner of the “Bag of Baits” raffle at the Greater Phila. Sportsman’s show was ticket number - 469147 and the holder of the winning ticket was RUSS WIDMAN of Glenside, PA. Thanks to all that participated. Monies from the raffle and booth sales will be used for projects directly related to improving the fishery at our local lake, Blue Marsh.

Berks Bassmasters participate with the USO for 11/11/11 event.


Members of the Berks Bassmasters participated with the Liberty USO at a fund raiser at Cabelas near Hamburg, PA. on Veteran’s Day 11/11/11. Pictured are just a few volunteers that stopped by during the event that day. We were able to raise $1486.10 for the Philadelphia Liberty USO at the event and everyone had a great time Hey,”Nice Shirts!”

Berks Bassmasters Spring Buddy Winners!


Berks Bassmasters club members Kyle “Bronzeback” Esterly (L) and Duane “BlackCloud” Schaeffer (R) placed 1st. in the recent Blue Marsh Open Buddy Tournament at Blue Marsh Lake. Their team weight totaled 11.20 lbs. Also Barry High another club member and Craig Stout won lunker, a largemouth, weighing 4.63 lbs. A total of 26 boats fished the open tournament and a total of 22 fish were caught (8LM/14SM)

Reel Casting Kids Winners


Pete Gluszek, FLW Pro, takes a break from his fishing demo to congratulate the winners of our Reel Casting Kids Contest recently at the Greater Phila. Sports Show at Oak, PA. From left to right is Marley Alleva of Chester Springs, Gluszek, and J.D. Smith of Media. Both winners will move on to the State Championship to be held at Cabela’s in Hamburg on Sunday Sept. 4th.

Rich Rushing places 5th at PA Championship

One of our own, Rich Rushing, has placed 5th in the Co-Angler division at Lake Chautauqua NY. The event was held Oct. 8th and 9th. Three other club members had qualified to fish the PA Championship, Paul Long, Lloyd Reinert, and Bucky Palm.

Berks Bassmasters honored by PFBC

A Certificate of Recognition and Award of Merit was presented to Berks Bassmasters by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission during a recent structure project at Blue Marsh Lake. The award recognized the club’s efforts during 30 years of being in the Adopt-A-Lake program having placed 827 structures covering 63 acres in the lake over the past 30 years. A special thank you to Bill Reichert for all the work he's done for the club. (photo by Maryilyn Bauman)