2016 Carhartt College Southern Regional
The season begins in February as the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series heads to Lake Martin out of Alexander City, Ala., for the Southern Regional. The 41,150-acre man-made lake hosted the 2002 Bassmaster Southern Open, won by Coby Carden of Shelby, Ala., with 36 pounds, 7 ounces. The Costa Bassmaster High School Southern Open was held here in February 2015. The Tennessee team of Cole Stewart and Josh Powers brought in 14-4 during the one-day derby. The local host for the event is Alexander City.