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The 2017 League Of Kentucky Sportsmen Annual Convention

The 2017 Convention is closer to the great outdoors.
The 2017 Convention is closer to the great outdoors.

This year’s convention is slated for June 9th and 10th at Jenny Wiley State Park are n Prestonburg.

The event will be Hosted by the 7th District

Resolutions will be accepted until March 31st. Emergency resolutions will be accepted same info as last year.

Jenny Wiley State Park
75 Theatre Ct
Prestonsbug Ky

Rooms are being held at a reduced rate of $71.96 there are also
1 & 2 bedroom cabins at a reduced rate. Reservations have to be
made before May 9th to receive the discount. Must say you are
with the League to receive the discount. Phone # is 800-325-0142

Guest Keynote Speaker: Lee McClellan

Lee McClellan is associate editor of Kentucky Afield magazine, the official publication of the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. He is author of the award winning Blue Water Trails series, detailing the paddling and fishing opportunities on streams and rivers across Kentucky. A 17-year veteran of Kentucky Fish and Wildlife, McClellan holds a Master of Arts degree from Eastern Kentucky University. He is also a member of the adjunct faculty at Midway University.

Banquet tickets will need to be purchased in advance will not sell
at the door.

Banquet tickets are:
5 & under free
6-12  $15.00
13 & above $35.00

Need to make reservations by 6/1/17

We are co-hosting again with the Kentucky Wildlife Federation Foundation
on Saturday evening June 10th.

2017 LKS Convention Sponsors

Lincoln Trail Fish & Game
League of Kentucky Sportsmen 4th District Federation
Bardstown Mills
KY Gun Co
Bourbon City Firearms
American Legion Post #25
Double Eagle Chapter NWTF

Johnson Accounting
Budget Mowing
Jimmy Bevins – Bevins Motors

Introdued Resolutions:

2017 Resolution

2017 Resolution2

 

 

2016 Squirrel Rifle and Casting Winners

Squirrel Rifle Winners

Casting

Girls 9 & Under    Kendall Ballard  4th  Score 55
Girls 10-12        Isabella Bastien  4th Score  66
Girls 13-16        Makayla Ballard  4th  Score  63
Girls 17-20        Katie Ballard   4th   Score  66

Boys 9 & Under    Aiden Kenney  4th   Score  70
Boys 10-12        Chris Thomas  8th   Score  84
Boys 13-16        Luke Goode  6th     Score 88
Boys 17-20        Kurklin Wilson 4th  Score 71

High Score for 2016 Luke Goode  Anderson County Sportsman’s
Club 6th District

Squirrel Rifle Winners

Girls 9 & Under    Maliyah Huguley    Score 23  8th
Girls 10-12        Isabella Bastien   Score 23  4th
Girls 13-16       Makayla Ballard     Score 34  4th
Girls 17-20       Katie Ballard       Score 27  4th

Boys 9 & Under    Zack Kidd           Score 30   8th
Boys 10-12        Evan Barker         Score 36   8th
Boys 13-16       J T Rick             Score 33   8th
Boys 17-20       Dalton Crockett      Score 39   8th

High Score for 2016 Dalton Crockett  Rowan County

Casting Chairman
Luann Johnson
luann@automatemybooks.com
502-598-1533

Squirrel Rifle Chairman
Ronnie Caudill
225 Caudill Cemetery Rd
Morehead KY 40351
606-784-5397

Hevi Shot Recall

hevishotSome lots of Hevi-Shot & Hevi-Steel have been recalled due to a wad material defect that could lead to a safety problem.

If you have one of these products, please check the applicable lot numbers using the link below, compared to the lot # printed on the inside flap of your box(es). 

Get the full release of information and affected products by downloading the hevishotPSA here.

2014 Squirrel Rifle & Casting Competition Winners

Squirrel Rifle Competition Winners

Girls 9 & Under – 8th District – Teryan Cloud – Score 18
Girls 10 – 12 – 3rd District – Molly Holt – Score 28
Girls 13 – 16 – 8th District – Jerrica Stapleton – Score 35
Girls 17 – 20 – 3rd District – Nicole King – Score 36

Boys 9 & Under – 4th District – Austin Ballard– Score 30
Boys 10 – 12 – 8th District – JT Rice – Score 38
Boys 13 – 16 – 4th District – Kurklin Wilson – Score 40
Boys 17 – 20 – 4th District – Nick Wilson – Score 42

Casting Competition Winners

Girls 9 & Under – 8th District – Teryan Cloud – Score 55
Girls 10 – 12 – 4th District – Makayla Ballard – Score 62
Girls 13 – 16 – 6th District – Lucinda Fairbanks – Score 74
Girls 17 – 20 – 4th District – Megan Heide – Score 69

Boys 9 & Under – 8th District – Dakota Joe Rice – Score 62
Boys 10 – 12 – 4th District – Trenton Petersen – Score 68
Boys 13 – 16 – 4th District – Kurklin Wilson – Score 72
Boys 17 – 20 – 4th District – Nick Wilson – Score 67

League of Kentucky Sportsmen/HILAF Contributes to Fallen Officers Memorial

fallenofficersWhat began as a minor fundraiser, the $750 raised by raffling a custom made knife by LKS President Mark Nethery, ultimately resulted in a combined total contribution of $5000 from the League of Kentucky Sportsmen and the League of Kentucky Sportsmen Habitat Improvement Land Acquistion Foundation to the KY Conservation Officers Fallen Officers Memorial. Continue reading League of Kentucky Sportsmen/HILAF Contributes to Fallen Officers Memorial