Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Blog

First day of practice

2:50 pm EDT, Jul 6, 2015

Michael Harbach shows off a smallie caught during the first day of practice on Lake DuBay.

Welcome to DuBay

2:48 pm EDT, Jul 6, 2015

Update by Jonathan Kelley

Time for TV interviews

12:22 pm EDT, Jul 6, 2015

2014 College champs Andrew Helms and Jake Whitaker along with UW Platteville's Grant Ehlenfeldt and Brett Stanek participate in TV interviews with Josh Holland from local news station WAOW.

Across the Pacific Ocean

12:16 pm EDT, Jul 6, 2015

Hiroto Kinoshita with North Carolina State University said, "My trip was probably the longest one because I flew all the way from Japan to America just for this tournament!"

Headed to DuBay

12:14 pm EDT, Jul 6, 2015

Grant Galloway and Joe Marty with Mississippi State University headed to Lake DuBay on July 5.

Traveling on Independence Day

12:12 pm EDT, Jul 6, 2015

The University of Alabama's Frank Appaluccio cranked up the LEDs and hit the road to the College Championship. Appaluccio said the best part of driving on July 4th is you get a free show. Another show was the sunrise.

A quick detour

11:52 am EDT, Jul 6, 2015

Florida State University's Justin Mahon and Cody Spears couldn't resist a quick detour to America's No. 1 smallmouth lake. A fat sack of smallmouth later and Sturgeon Bay was well worth the trip.

1,200 miles

11:50 am EDT, Jul 6, 2015

LSU team members Brent Rome and Darrell Henson Jr. head out on the 1,200 mile trip from Baton Rouge, La.

Wisconsin arrival

11:49 am EDT, Jul 6, 2015

Josh Bensema and Matt McArdle with Texas A&M arrive at Stevens Point on July 3.

DuBay bound

11:43 am EDT, Jul 6, 2015

ECU Anglers Mike Corbishley and Zach Blalock made a stop at Bass Pro Shops in pursuit to the College National Championship.