April 9, 2022
WATTS BAR LAKE SPRINGS CITY TENNESSEE

HBOS COLLEGE TOUR – WATTS BAR LAKE – CARSON-NEWMAN UNIVERISTY TAKES THE WIN

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HBOS COLLEGE

Event Details

Location

WATTS BAR LAKE SPRINGS CITY

Dates

From:
April 9, 2022
To:
April 9, 2022

Event Info

 

HBOS COLLEGE

Round 1: WATTS BAR LAKE – SPRING CITY, TN APRIL 9th, 2022

Round 2: LAKE CHATUGE – HIAWASSEE, GA MAY 21ST, 2022

Round 3: LAKE GUNTERSVILLE – SCOTTSBORO, AL SEPTEMBER 10TH, 2022

 

HOBIE BASS OPEN SERIES College Tour – WATTS BAR

Watts Bar will be the 1st stop on the College Tour’s inaugural season! We’re being hosted by Spring City, an area on the Tennessee River System that is not only beautiful but has amazing fishing.

We look forward to growing this series with the help of all of you. It’s humbling to have you be a part of what we foresee as a successful opportunity for these college student-anglers to showcase their talents.

Below are the details of what you all will be rewarded for your accomplishments!

Partners:

AFTCO Angler Awards

Hobie Team Awards

Hobie Team of the Year Awards

Daiwa Big Bass

Entry Fee:

$70 per angler

Measuring Device: METAL KETCH BOARD ONLY (We will have a limited number for sale at registration for $70 cash)

Team Payouts:

Up to 20 – 1st $1,000

21-30 – 1st $1,000 2nd $500

31-40 – 1st 1,000 2nd $500 3rd $300

41-50 – 1st $1,200 2nd $600 3rd $360

51-70 – $1,500 2nd $750 3rd $450

71-90 – $2,000 2nd $1,000 3rd $600

AFTCO Angler Awards Gift Cards:

1st $300

2nd $200

3rd $100

Championship Payout: (Fish 1 event and you qualify for Championship)

1st Hobie Pro Angler 14 180

2nd $1,000

3rd $750

4th $500

5th $250

AFTCO Angler Awards Gift Cards

1st $500

2nd $400

3rd $300

4th $200

5th $100

Team of the Year:

1st Hobie Outback

*Any prize kayaks won by a team may not be sold within 1 year of date won

Event Information:

Watts Bar Lake April 9th 2022

Host of this event will be Spring City, TN.

Event Headquarters will be in Spring City.

Friday night’s registration as well as Saturday’s awards will be held at Old City Hall 229 Front Street

Spring City, TN 37381

Event Timeline:

All times for this event will be Eastern Standard Time

April 4th –

Official practice period begins

April 7th –

8:00pm Registration closes

April 8th –

5:00 pm – Practice ends

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Registration at Old City Hall 229 Front Street Spring City, TN 37381

7:00 pm MANDATORY MEETING

April 9th –

6:30am – First launch

7:00 am – Fishing begins

3:00 pm – Fishing ends

5:00 pm – Submission deadline

6:00 pm – Awards ceremony at the Old City Hall Building 229 Front Street Spring City, TN 37343

Boundaries:

Any public access or ramp within the physical boundaries will be considered a legal launch. Anglers are not allowed to launch or fish beyond any physical boundary.

Physical Boundary on the Tennessee River will be Ft. Loudon and Tellico Dams

Physical Boundary on the Clinch River will be Melton Hill Dam

Physical Boundary on the Emory River and the entire west side of the lake and tributaries will be Highway 27.

Physical Boundary on the south end of the lake will be Watts Bar Dam.

 

Report

HBOS COLLEGE TOUR WATTS BAR LAKE

CARSON-NEWMAN UNIVERISTY TAKES THE WIN

HBOS - COLLEGE TOUR

In the very first Hobie BOS – Bass Open Series Anchored by Power-Pole Total Boat Control College Tour our anglers battled changing and tough spring conditions on Watts Bar Lake, Spring City TN.

The Carson-Newman University Fishing Team was able to come out on top over Cambellsville University Fishing Team with their team’s best 5 caught and released bass totaling 87.75″. Cambellsville University battled hard with a strong 82.75″.
Carson- Newman University and Hobie Fishing Angler Jaxton Orr swept the individual AFTCO Angler Awards leading the entire event with 84″ on 5 Bass. Including the Daiwa Big Bass with an 18.25″ bass.
We look forward to seeing another group of College kayak anglers at our next stop on Lake Chatuge, Hiawassee GA on May 21st!
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