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EP. 126 – Defending Champs from Drury University Discuss Upcoming 2021 AFTCO Open

Today’s special guests on the Rapala #WeAreCollegiateBass Podcast are Cole Breeden and Cameron Smith from Drury University.  The duo won the 2020 AFTCO Collegiate Bass Open at Lake Dardanelle.  Drury University went on to place another team inside the Top 5 at that event, and jumpstarted what turned into a historic season for the team […]

AFTCO Collegiate Bass Open to be First ACA Major event for the 2021-22 School of the Year Race

San Antonio, TX ( September 15, 2021) – The AFTCO Collegiate Bass Open is the first major Association of Collegiate Anglers’ event of the 2021-2022 season.  A new school year is now underway, and hundreds of the nation’s top collegiate anglers are eager to begin a new season on the Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass […]

EP. 125 – Bleser & Rathbun from 3rd Ranked McKendree Talk Win at WVC Invitational

Check out the latest episode of the Rapala #WeAreCollegiateBass Podcast!  Host Kyle Curry is joined by special guests Bailey Bleser and Devon Rathbun from number three ranked McKendree University.  The duo from the two-time Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia won the Wabash Valley College Invitational earlier this week.  Bleser […]

EP. 124 – 2nd Ranked Auburn University Talks 2021-22 Early Season Success

This week on the Rapala #WeAreCollegiateBass Podcast, we talk with 2nd ranked Auburn University about the team’s success early on during the 2021-22 race for the Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia.  The team has earned a total of 3,400 points and is approximately 2,400 points behind top-ranked Adrian College.  […]

EP. 123 – Adrian College Discusses #1 Ranking for the Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia

Matt Davis and Shane Nelson from number one ranked Adrian College are the special guests on this week’s episode of the Rapala #WeAreCollegiateBass Podcast.  Adrian is the current leader in the Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia, building an early margin of more than 2,000 points over second-ranked Auburn.  Over […]

Adrian College Tops the First Official Rankings of the 2021-22 Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia

Auburn University ranks 2nd overall, and two-time School of the Year winner McKendree University is in 3rd SAN ANTONIO, TX (August 26, 2021) – Many college students across the country are returning to class for the Fall semester.  Bass fishing clubs & teams are hosting their first meetings of the year, welcoming new members, and the […]

Berkley Updates Hardbait Lineup

New sizes, colors coming to the popular Choppo, Frittside, Squarebull and Cane Walker lineups. COLUMBIA, S.C. — Berkley continues to set the pace in the bass-fishing world with the development and continual enhancement of its ever-popular hardbait lineup. This year brings additional color and size options for the proven Choppo, Frittside, Squarebull and Cane Walker baits. […]