The Cabela’s School of the Year presented Abu Garcia Qualifying Events list will be updated periodically as 2017/2018 schedules are released and additional student-run events are approved for SOY sanctioning, with an anticipated total of 35-40 events.

Qualifying Events LeagueLocationDates
2017 FLW ChampionshipFLWWheeler Lake, ALMay 31, 2017
2017 Carhartt College Wild Card B.A.S.SLay Lake – Shelby County, ALJune 8-10, 2017
2017 FLW Northern ConferenceFLWChautauqua Lake, NY
July 22, 2017
2017 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series ChampionshipB.A.S.SBemidji, MNAugust 10-12, 2017
2017 FLW Northern ConferenceFLWLake Erie, OHSeptember 9, 2017
2017 FLW Southern ConferenceFLWRed River, LASeptember 23, 2017
2017 Midwest College ShootoutSchool-RunMadison Chain O’Lakes, WISeptember 23-24, 2017
2017 McKendree University Fall InvitationalSchool-RunVandalia Lake, ILSeptember 30, 2017
2017 FLW Western ConferenceFLWClear Lake, CASeptember 30, 2017
Bassmaster College State Qualifier – TexasSchool-RunLake Limestone, TXSeptember 30, 2017
2017 FLW Central ConferenceFLWMississippi River / Prairie Du Chein, WIOctober 7, 2017
Bassmaster College State Qualifier – West VirginiaSchool-RunPalatin Park, WVOctober 7, 2017
2017 Battle of the BluegrassSchool-RunLake Cumberland, KYOctober 14, 2017
2017 FLW Southern ConferenceFLWFort Gibson LakeOctober 14, 2017
2017 Quantum NextGen Fishing OpenSchool-RunGrand Lake O’the Cherokees, OKOctober 22, 2017
Bassmaster College State Qualifier – GeorgiaSchool-RunLake Lanier, GAOctober 27-28, 2017
2017 Murray State Fall InvitationalSchool-RunKentucky Lake, TNNovember 11, 2017
2017 Clemson Bass Fishing Team Trail ChampionshipSchool-RunLake Hartwell, SCNovember 12, 2017
2017 USA Fall College Series ChampionshipSchool-RunLogan Martin Lake, ALNovember 18, 2017
2017 UT Chattanooga Collegiate Bass Fishing Trail ChampionshipSchool-RunLake Chickamauga, TNNovember 25-26, 2017
2017 Arkansas Collegiate Series ChampionshipSchool-RunLake Dardanelle, TNDecember 2-3, 2017
2018 Carhartt College Central TourB.A.S.SToledo Bend Reservoir, LAJanuary 25-27, 2018
2018 Texas Lunker ChallengeACASam Rayburn ReservoirFebruary 11, 2018
Bassmaster College State Qualifier – AlabamaSchool-RunLake EufalaFebruary 17, 2018
2018 Cabela’s Collegiate Big Bass BashACAKentucky Lake, TNMarch 10-11, 2018
2018 Carhartt College Southern TourB.A.S.SPickwick Lake, ALApril 19-21, 2018
Bassmaster College State Qualifier – New HampshireSchool-RunWinnipesaukeee, NHMay 6, 2018
2018 Carhartt College Eastern TourB.A.S.SLake Cherokee, TNMay 10-12, 2018
2018 Carhartt College Western TourB.A.S.SClear Lake, CAMay 23-25, 2018
2018 BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing ChampionshipACAPickwick Lake, ALMay 24-25, 2018