The Southern Collegiate Bass Open Series presented by Alabama B.A.S.S. Nation gives college anglers a platform for competing with their peers in a regional setting. Anglers from ANY state can compete in one of FOUR regional tournaments and the State Championship is open to B.A.S.S. College Teams from Alabama for the opportunity to advance to the Bassmaster College National Championship.
From there, one college angler earns a coveted berth in bass fishing’s biggest tournament, the Bassmaster Classic.
Click the link above to register your 2-Man Team for the upcoming regional and compete in the Southern Collegiate Bass Open Series program. We look forward to an amazing year!
Complete your school’s requirements to become an official organization on campus. If your school will not allow you to form an official team, then club will need official denial letter signed by principal or faculty member of institution releasing them from any liability as it pertains to functions and club activities. The go to https://www.bassmaster.com/college-registration to officially register your team. Clubs formed and affiliated with B.A.S.S. will fall under B.A.S.S. Nation insurance policy with teams that have 100% active memberships.
Here are a few other details you will need to know in starting a bass fishing team:
Have a faculty advisor or a official team coach assigned to your College club.
Have a minimum of two anglers, all members must be affiliated with B.A.S.S., whether they are competing or not. Cost per member is $10. This ONLY includes your B.A.S.S. Nation membership. Each angler is required to have a BASSMASTER Membership as well at $10 Annually.
After B.A.S.S. rosters are updated and 100% Active with its memberships, Nations dues paid and State dues are paid Clubs are now eligible to compete in our Alabama BASS Nation Team Trail Events as well as other affiliated College Trails and B.A.S.S. Open tournaments.