As we all stay healthy and start to gear up to get back on the water for tournament fishing, we are actively monitoring the events and staying in touch with representatives from each Host Site. Currently, all plans for the Championship are a GO. If anything changes, we will make announcements immediately.
Check out the 2020 Schedule below, Mark your calendars, and REGISTER NOW for the events here to secure your spot!
May 21-22, 2020 – McFarland Park – Pickwick Lake, AL
Every year, this event brings 400 of the best collegiate anglers to Florence, Alabama to compete for the National Championship title at the BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship presented by Bass Pro Shops. The week long activities all lead up to the final showdown on the famed Pickwick Lake and the best of the best competing to be crowned National Champions! To cap this great event off, a winner will be crowned following Day 2 weigh-in for the Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia.
June 11-12, 2020 – Dreher Island State Park – Lake Murray, SC
The Summer Slam is the newest event on the calendar for the 2020-2021 season. This will also be the kickoff event for a new year out on the Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series. Anglers will compete for two days out on famed Lake Murray in hopes of winning their fair share of prizes, and earn 1 of 25 available qualifying spots for the 2021 Championship.
September 19-20, 2020 – Paris Landing State Park – Kentucky Lake, TN
This is an angler-favorite event that we all look forward to. Big bass, 2-day tournament, 4 daily sessions with the top 10 from each session winning prizes from the sponsored session. In 2018, we had over 480 anglers from 75 universities/colleges participate. Anglers will be permitted to fish with only Berkley baits on the final day of the event.
October 10-11, 2020 – Lake Dardanelle State Park – Lake Dardanelle, AR
This ACA major event moved from the Spring to the Fall in 2018 and sported a new format compared to years past. This event draws an elite field of college anglers and will have a drastic impact on the chase for Bass Pro Shops School of the Year Presented by Abu Garcia for the 2020-2021 season.