2020 Maine B.A.S.S. Nation Jr-HS-College State Championship Results

Place College Club Captain Total Weight Lunker
1st Alex Briggs Evan Thomas Liberty University 13.68 4.92

Carhartt Bassmaster College Series presented by Bass Pro Shops

Oct. 29-31, College National Championship

Maine College Bass Fishing

The Carhartt Bassmaster College Series presented by Bass Pro Shops gives college anglers a platform for competing with their peers in a national setting. Anglers can compete in one of five regionals and in a Wild Card tournament for the opportunity to advance to the national championship. From there, one college angler earns a coveted berth in bass fishing’s biggest tournament, the Bassmaster Classic.

Thomas / Briggs 2020 Maine College Champions

Evan Thomas/Alex Briggs, Maine residents, enrolled at Liberty University advance to the Bassmaster College National Championship in the summer of 2021 after winning the Maine B.A.S.S. Nation College Championship with 5 bass for 13.68.

Thomas / Briggs 2019 Maine College Champions

Evan Thomas/Alex Briggs, Maine residents, enrolled at Liberty University advance to the Bassmaster College National Championship in the summer of 2020 after winning the Maine B.A.S.S. Nation College Championship with 5 bass for 9.79.

University of Maine Competes at 2019 Carhartt Bassmaster College National Championship

Brian Volkernick and Erik Ziiglme at the Bassmaster College Championship

After a fantastic practice locating some quality bass up to 8 lbs on Lake Chickamauga TN the team of Brian Volkernick / Erik Zilgme struggled in their 2 tournament days of fishing and ended the event with 5 lbs of bass. A week to remember with a couple personal best caught including an 8-2 largemouth and a 50 lb blue cat.

University of Maine Repeats in 2018 Maine B.A.S.S. Nation College State Championship

Brian Volkernick / Erik Zilgme from the University of Maine weigh in 5 bass 6.46 to take the win, advance to Bassmaster College National Championship in 2019.

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College State Championship Info

2021 Date TBD

College State Champions

2020 2019 Evan Thomas / Alex Briggs Liberty University 5 bass 13.68

2019 Evan Thomas / Alex Briggs Liberty University 5 bass 9.79

2018 Brian Volkernick / Erik Zilgme University of Maine 5 bass 6.46

2017 State Champions - Brian Volkernick / Sullivan Tidd University of Maine 5 Bass 9.91 lbs

College Clubs

University of Maine