Wednesday, June 10 – 6:30 PM
Day 1 is complete here in Florence, AL at Pickwick Lake for the 2020 BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship presented by Bass Pro Shops. Bailey Fain & Preston Kendrick from Bryan College have the lead entering the final day with 19.82 pounds. Read more in this recap article featured on our website.
Wednesday, June 10 – 12:30 PM
Lauren Plunkett and Grant Harris from Drury University have three keepers in the box. Drury currently sits in 6th place for the Bass Pro Shops School of theYear presented by Abu Garcia.
Wednesday, June 10 – 12:00 PM
Live weigh-in coverage will begin at 1:00 PM on the Outdoor Action TV app. Download it now to your smart phone or tablet and tune in to see some great bags of fish cross the stage!
Wednesday, June 10 – 11:40 AM
Boat 80 from Dallas Baptist, Mark Harris & Cameron Rhodes, have sent in several nice fish today. Thy appear to be on some nice quality bass!
Wednesday, June 10 – 11:35 AM
One of our camera crews has caught up with Patch Pelt& Anthony Vintson from Auburn University. They are graphing ledges way up the lake in search of fish to help increase Auburns ranking in the Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia. They’re sitting on a limit of bass, but hoping to upgrade.
Wednesday, June 10 – 11:20 AM
Garmin is the presenting sponsor for this portion of the blog today. Earlier this morning we came across this group of anglers from Kansas State running the new Force Trolling Motor. Winner of Best in Show at the New Product Showcase for ICAST 2019, the Force Trolling Motor is a revolutionary piece of equipment. It integrates with Garmin electronics, has a brushless motor, and is one of the most powerful trolling motors on the market today. View the Force Trolling Motor on the Garmin website.
Wednesday, June 10 – 11:15 AM
There’s going to be a lot of culling going on over the course of the next few hours. The first flight is due back in at 1:00 PM, so those teams have just over an hour and a half to build the biggest five fish limit they can.
Wednesday, June 10 – 10:50 AM
Our camera crews and staff are using the new Tactacam Fish-i camera to capture footage on-the-water and at weigh-in this week. The Fish-i camera is designed specifically for anglers to use out on the water. College anglers are eligible for a 30% discount on cameras & mounts. Click here to learn more.
Wednesday, June 10 – 10:35 AM
Jarrett Brown & Tyler Harless from Montevallo have finished out their limit. Montevallo is having a strong showing this morning. The Falcons have a shot at taking over the number one spot in the Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia, but it is dependent on how defending champs McKendree University fare.
Wednesday, June 10 – 10:30 AM
Jacob Locke & Hunter Osborne from 21st ranked Georgetown College got themselves a nice smallie in the well!
Wednesday, June 10 – 10:20 AM
Welcome to coverage of the second half of Day 1 here on Pickwick Lake in Forence, AL. The updates have been coming in at a furious rate so far this morning. Time will tell if the bite will continue or maybe even pick up. Stay tuned!