Click here to continue 1 / 14 High school and college anglers will be competing during prime fishing times on some of the premier bass fisheries in the country during the 2017 season. Read the press release. 2 / 14 First up, let's have a look at the 2017 season for the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series presented by Bass Pro Shops. 3 / 14 These are the events for this year, with the College Bracket and National Championship dates and locations to be announced later. 4 / 14 The College Series begins January 26-28 when the Lufkin Convention and Visitors Bureau hosts the Central Conference Regional at Sam Rayburn Reservoir in Texas. 5 / 14 During March 2-4, Georgetown, S.C., will welcome the Southern Conference Regional at Winyah Bay. 6 / 14 Both high school and college schedules will be linked for the first time to the same location when Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri hosts the College Series Midwest Conference Regional March 29-31 and the High School Midwest Open April 2 followed by the Academy Sports + Outdoors B.A.S.S. Nation presented by Magellan Outdoors Central Regional the next week. 7 / 14 Next, college competitors will clash at California’s Lake Shasta April 19-21 for the Western Conference Regional hosted by the Redding Convention and Visitors Bureau. 8 / 14 The final regular-season event is the Eastern Conference Regional May 11-13 at Tennessee’s Lake Cherokee with the Jefferson County Economic Development Alliance as the host. 9 / 14 The top anglers from each regional qualify for the 2017 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship presented by Bass Pro Shops, but the college anglers who do not qualify for the championship will get another chance during a Wild Card tournament set for June 8-10 at Lay Lake. The local hosts will be Shelby County, Ala., and the University of Montevallo. 10 / 14 Now here's a look at the 2017 schedule for the Costa Bassmaster High School presented by Dick’s Sporting Goods. 11 / 14 Here are the locations for the events in 2017. Still to be announced is the National Championship. 12 / 14 The High School Series begins March 11 with the Central Open at Toledo Bend Reservoir in Louisiana and Texas hosted by Toledo Bend Lake Country. 13 / 14 Followed by the Midwest Open at Lake of the Ozarks April 2. 14 / 14 Fish Dayton will host the final Open at Tennessee's Lake Chickamauga on April 29.