Simpson University Bass Fishing Team Named Western Conference School of the Year

Wrapping up its first full season, Simpson University’s bass fishing team has been named FLW’s Western Conference School of the Year. The team, which was ranked No. 1 among California college fishing teams after its inaugural season in 2019, is currently the nation’s top West Coast college team, listed at No. 59 in the nation (as of Nov. 19) in the School of the Year standings from Bass Pro Shops.

More Simpson University anglers qualify for nationals

The Simpson University team of Luke Blanchard of Vancouver, Washington, and Nathan Phillips of Kelseyville, California, won the Abu Garcia College Fishing presented by YETI at Clear Lake event Saturday with a five-bass limit weighing 16 pounds, 13 ounces. The victory advanced the Simpson bass club to the 2021 College Fishing National Championship.

Simpson University Bass Fishing Team Earns Top 100 National Ranking

REDDING, Calif.—Wrapping up its inaugural season, Simpson University’s bass fishing team is the highest ranked college team in California and is listed in the top 100 in the nation. The Bass Pro Shops School of the Year Standings presented by Abu Garcia rank 315 college teams who competed in one or more of the three … Continue reading Simpson University Bass Fishing Team Earns Top 100 National Ranking