Day 2: Matt Mavigliano Catches Crappie and Other Species at Illinois’s Crab Orchard Lake

Editor’s Note: ACC Crappie Stix (https://acccrappiestix.com/) Pro Matt Mavigliano from Carterville, Illinois, has fished for crappie the past 8 years and has guided for 1 year, primarily on the 2300-acre Lake of Egypt near Marion, Ill., 7,000-acre Crab Orchard Lake in the Crab Orchard NWR, 1700-acre Cedar Lake near Makanda, Ill., and Rend Lake, 18,900…read more

Day 1: Matt Mavigliano’s Crappie Equipment and Fishing His Favorite February Water – Illinois’s Lake of Egypt

Editor’s Note: ACC Crappie Stix (https://acccrappiestix.com/) Pro Matt Mavigliano from Carterville, Illinois, has fished for crappie the past 8 years and has guided for 1 year, primarily on 2300-acre Lake of Egypt near Marion, Ill., 7,000-acre Crab Orchard Lake in the Crab Orchard NWR, 1700-acre Cedar Lake near Makanda, Ill., and Rend Lake, 18,900 acres…read more

Getting better!

If you are not growing or moving forward or improving you are dying. We have only just got started at ACC. We are re doing a couple of our rods. Starting with the 5’6″ Dock shooter. I know some people really like this rod but it’s not as good as it can be and we…read more

Stop, look, listen.

Stop, look, and listen to the Crappie 11/11/2018 0 Comments Presentation, presentation, presentation. When , where and how do I decide? Which technique will be the most productive today when I get on the water. Vertical jig or drop shot(personal favorites) flipping the slip cork, casting(my least favorite),spider rigging, long lining. The answer to which…read more