Abu Garcia College Fishing - Major League Fishing

Abu Garcia College Fishing Info

Additional Information

  • Both members of the winning team and the runner-up at the 2022 Abu Garcia College Fishing presented by YETI National Championship presented by Lowrance advance to the 2022 Toyota Series Championship to compete as pros for a shot at winning as much as $235,000, including a $35,000 MLF Phoenix Bonus.
  • Both members of the third-place team at the 2022 National Championship advance to the 2022 Toyota Series Championship as co-anglers for a shot at winning a $33,500 Phoenix 518 Pro with a 115 HP Mercury.
  • School of the Year titles in each conference and overall. Overall School of the Year receives $10,000 from QuikTrip.
  • Live weigh-in coverage at every tournament.
  • National television coverage of the National Championship on CBS Sports and Sportsman Channel.
  • Qualify for the MLF College Faceoffs presented by Wiley X held in conjunction with select Abu Garcia College Fishing tournaments and compete using the catch-weigh-immediate release format. Visit MajorLeagueFishing.com for details.
  • Earn priority entry into the Toyota Series.
  • Win lucrative contingency bonuses from Abu Garcia College Fishing sponsors, visit MajorLeagueFishing.com for details.
  • Enter online at MajorLeagueFishing.com or by calling 270.252.1000. The entry fee is $75 per team, per tournament for teams entering prior to onsite check-in. The onsite entry fee is $100 per team.

2022 Schedule

Abu Garcia College Fishing Open Schedule

Abu Garcia College Fishing OpenFeb 24-25Chickamauga: Dayton Boat Dock | Dayton, TN
No guides or purchasing information after Feb 8, 2021
Central ConferenceApr 8   Table Rock: Table Rock State Park Marina | Branson, MO
No guides or purchasing information after Mar 28, 2022
Jul 29 MS River-La Crosse: W. Copeland & Clinton | La Crosse, WI
No guides or purchasing information after Jul 18, 2022
Oct 14Lake of the Ozarks: Public Beach #2 | Osage Beach, MO
No guides or purchasing information after Oct 3, 2022
Northern ConferenceApr 29Smith Mountain Lake: Parkway Marina | Huddleston, VA
No guides or purchasing information after Apr 18, 2022
Jun 3Smith Mountain: Parkway Marina | Huddleston, VA
No guides or purchasing information after May 23, 2022
Sep 9Smith Mountain: Parkway Marina | Huddleston, VA
No guides or purchasing information after Aug 29, 2022
Southeastern ConferenceJan 7Harris Chain: Venetian Gardens - Ski Beach | Leesburg, FL
No guides or purchasing information after Dec 27, 2022
Mar 4Lake Guntersville: Lake Guntersville State Park | Guntersville, AL
No guides or purchasing information after Feb 21, 2022
Oct 21Pickwick: Pickwick Landing State Park | Counce, TN
No guides or purchasing information after Oct 10, 2022
Southern ConferenceJan 21Toledo Bend: Cypress Bend Park| Many, LA
No guides or purchasing information after Jan 10, 2022
Mar 11Sam Rayburn: Umphrey Pavilion| Brookeland, TX
No guides or purchasing information after Feb 28, 2022
Nov 11Lake of the Pines: Lakeside Park| Jefferson, TX
No guides or purchasing information after Oct 31, 2022
Western ConferenceMar 5Havasu: Lake Havasu State Park / Windsor Beach| Lake Havasu City, AZ
No guides or purchasing information after Feb 22, 2022
Apr 30Clear: Redbud Park| Clearlake, CA
No guides or purchasing information after Apr 19, 2022
Jun 3California Delta: Russo's Marina| Bethel Island, CA
No guides or purchasing information after May 23, 2022
Abu Garcia College Fishing presented by YETI National Championship presented by LowranceMar 29-31Fort Gibson: Taylor's Ferry North | Wagoner, OK
No guides or purchasing information after Feb 15, 2022
Off-limits: Mar 14-25, 2022

Practice: Mar 26, daylight to 10 a.m. Mar 27 & Mar 28, 2022
Registration: Mar 27, 2022

Hosted by Wagoner Area Chamber of Commerce

Payouts

Abu Garcia College Fishing Open

Open to teams from all conferences.

Place Club
1$33,500 Phoenix 518 Pro with 115 HP Mercury

Top 20 teams advance to the 2023 National Championship. One additional team advances for every 10 teams over 200 competing.

Qualifiers

Open to teams from all conferences. Nonconference teams do not earn School of the Year points.

PlaceClub
1$2,000
21,000
3500
4500
5500

Top 10 teams advance to the 2023 National Championship. One additional team advances for every 10 teams over 100 competing.

A tournament must have at least 25 boats for cash awards to be active.

2022 Abu Garcia College Fishing Presented by YETI National Championship presented by Lowrance – No Entry Fee

Top 10 teams from each 2021 Qualifier and the top 20 teams from the 2021 Abu Garcia College Fishing Open. One extra spot is awarded for every 10 boats over 100 in qualifiers and 200 in the Open.

Place Club + Anglers
1$33,500 Phoenix 518 Pro with 115 HP Mercury + 2022 Toyota Series Championship as pros
25,000 + 2022 Toyota Series Championship as pros
34,000 + 2022 Toyota Series Championship as co-anglers
43,000
53,000

Visit MajorLeagueFishing.com for contingency award details.

Contact

For questions about tournament registration or membership, please contact:

MLF Customer Service

270-252-1000 or [email protected]

Office Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. CT. E-mails will be answered during normal business hours.

For questions about College Fishing tournaments, please contact:

Kevin Hunt

270-205-5155 or [email protected]