Junior/High School

 Alabama Bass Federation Jr Angler / High School Trail

Alabama Bass Federation, Inc., tentative 2021 / 2022 Junior / High School Tournament Trail is listed below.  All Junior anglers must be active members of an Alabama Bass Federation, Inc., Junior Club / High School Anglers must be members of the TBF/Student Angler Federation and Alabama Bass Federation, Inc. 

For the 2021 / 2022 Junior / High School Tournament Trails, Alabama Bass Federation, Inc., will sanction tournaments in the state’s southern region (south of Montgomery) and northern region (north of Montgomery).  All teams will be participating for the opportunity to participate in ABF Junior / High School State Tournament scheduled 29-30 April 2022, Lake Martin, Wind Creek State Park, Alexander City, AL.  Teams must fish three tournaments of the six scheduled tournaments to qualify for the State Tournament.

All Junior and High School anglers must be active members of Alabama Bass Federation, Inc. (ABF), which requires an annual $10.00 membership.  Junior membership fees will be included as their annual TBF dues are processed.  High School anglers will make their ABF annual membership dues directly to ABF.

The contact person to register for these events will be Alabama Youth Director Stan Blevins and he can be reached by email: [email protected] or phone (256) 996-6984.

2021-2022 Junior / High School Schedule 

7 Aug 2021 – Lake Weiss, Leesburg Landing, Leesburg,  AL, Tournament Headquarters Bay Springs Country Inn, 130 County Road 112, Centre, AL 35960 (256) 927-3618 Country Style Hotel Lodging & Campsite in Centre, AL | Bay Springs (bayspringscountryinn.com) Weiss Lake Concierge – WLC (www.wlcal.com)

30 Oct 2021 – Smith Lake, Smith Lake Park, Cullman, AL

20 Nov 2021 – Lake Pickwick, McFarland Park, Florence, AL

8 Jan 2022 – Tensaw River, Steele Creek Park, Satsuma, AL

5 Feb 2022 – Lake Mitchell, Higgins Ferry, Clanton, AL

Pre-tournament meeting 6:00 PM 4 Feb, Clanton City Hall, 502 2nd Ave, Clanton, AL 35045

Lodging/Tournament Headquarters: Inn of Clanton, 946 Lake Mitchell Road, Clanton, AL 35045 (205) 755-7829

5 Feb 2022 – TBF SAF State Tournament, Higgins Ferry Clanton, AL

Pre-tournament meeting 6:00 PM 4 Feb, Clanton City Hall, 502 2nd Ave, Clanton, AL 35045

Lodging/Tournament Headquarters: Inn of Clanton, 946 Lake Mitchell Road, Clanton, AL 35045 (205) 755-7829

5 Mar 2022 – Lake Harding, Poor Boys Landing, Lee County, AL

Directions to Po Boys Landing, Lake Harding

From Opelika, AL

  • At I-85 exit 62 turn onto east Hwy-280 / US-431 toward Phenix City, AL

travel approximately 11.5 miles

  • Turn left onto Lee County Road 179 travel about 3.8 miles
  • Turn right onto Lee county Road 334 travel about 0.4-mile launch site will be on left.
  • If you reach Lee County Road 379 you’ve pass the launch site.

Pre-tournament meeting 6:00 PM 4 Mar, Opelika SportPlex, 1001 SportPlex Pkwy, Opekila, AL 36801

Lodging Information

State Championship Tournament

29-30 Apr 2022 – Lake Martin, Wind Creek State Park, Alexander City, AL

Pre-tournament meeting 6:00 PM 28 April 2022, Central Alabama Community College 1675 Cherokee Rd Alexander City, AL 35010 (256) 234-6346.

Lake Martin – Welcome to Alabama’s Freshwater Coast (explorelakemartin.com)

 

 

Andrew Jones – Carson Underwood of Trussville Hewitt High School 2021 TBF High School World Finals Champions

Laker Hartwell, Anderson, South Carolina was the location of TBF 2021 High School National / World Finals Tournaments, 28 June – 3 July 2021.  Ten (10) Alabama High School Teams qualified for the High School National Tournament by fishing Alabama Bass Federation, Inc, (ABF) Junior / High School 2020-2021 Trail. The High School World Finals Tournament was open to any current member of the Student Angler Federation.

ABF teams that qualified for the High School Nationals/World Finals Tournament were Jack Alexander-Hall Hibbs Mountain Brook; Andrew Jones-Carson Underwood, Trussville; Levi Harris-Zane Roberts, Fairview; Payton Harris-Braxton Hopper, Chelsea Anglers; Brandon Berry-Hunter Bright, Helena Bass Club; Elisha Colley-Ashton Johnson, Sand Rock; Benjamin Graves-Landon Shotts, Trussville; Landon Loper-Daniel Blakeney, MGM Vikings; Landon Dixon-Zack Gaston, Citronelle Community Fishing and Brody Robison-Colton Cash, Sand Rock.

On 3 July 2021 following the final day Championship Tournament competition the team of Andrew Jones – Carson Underwood were crowned the 2021 TBF High School World Finals Champions.  The team received multiple scholar ship offers.  Congratulations to these young anglers and all anglers that participated in the tournament.