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SPRO Continues Support Of College Anglers For 2024 Season

San Antonio, TX – The Association of Collegiate Anglers is excited to announce that SPRO will continue its support of college anglers for the 2024 season on the Collegiate Bass Fishing Series. Throughout the 2024 season, SPRO will receive extensive promotion of its wide range of baits through both digital and television promotion. Students will also benefit from a discount purchase program that will provide college anglers with 35% off to stock up on professional grade baits and tackle to take their game to the next level.  This partnership also includes on-site promotion at the 2024 Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship presented by Bass Pro Shops to be held on Pickwick Lake in May.

“It is great to continue to be a part of the ACA program again in 2024 and to continue working with college anglers. ACA provides college anglers great events thru the entire season and our line up of products can help college anglers in all seasons from top to bottom all season long. Our discount program allows student anglers to get started utilizing our baits. We also look forward to meeting many of the anglers at the National Championship,” Syd Rives, Sales Manager.

Bass fishing is a sport and hobby that anglers participate in during all 12 months of the year. During each of those different seasons, bass key in on particular baits and baitfish for the anglers to mimic. The complete lineup of SPRO soft plastics and hardbaits is designed to help anglers catch bass no matter the time of year or conditions.

From topwater frogs, to deep diving crankbaits, and everything in between, SPRO covers each level of the water column to help competitive collegiate anglers be successful on the water. Over the past year, SPRO has continued to add to its extensive line of products with numerous new hardbaits and soft plastics.

As part of its continued support of college anglers and the ACA, SPRO will continue to offer its Discount Program. College anglers will be able to apply to receive a 35% discount code to purchase SPRO baits.

About The Association of Collegiate Anglers

The Association of Collegiate Anglers (ACA) is a division of CarecoTV that was created to facilitate growth, development, and structure within competitive collegiate bass fishing, with emphasis on competitive fishing events nationwide. The ACA created the original BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Series 19 seasons ago. That single event has evolved into the Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series, which is now recognized as the longest-running consecutive collegiate bass fishing series in existence.

The ACA lineup of major college fishing events includes a variety of tournaments nationwide that are multi-day tournaments, all of which are televised on several networks, as well as streamed on a variety of connected platforms.  The ACA also provides support to numerous schools operating regional events nationwide which is an effort to provide more opportunities to grow the exposure and awareness of college fishing.

The ACA owns the Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series, Bass Pro Shops School of Year presented by Abu Garcia program, and associated assets which is widely regarded as the most comprehensive and prestigious collegiate bass fishing title today. 

Thanks in part to the large diversity of media exposure the ACA provides, the series boasts the largest amount of televised and streaming coverage of any collegiate fishing series. This includes a dedicated television series on numerous television networks and streaming platforms, as well as additional coverage of select events inside other programs. 

This combination includes coverage from Discovery Channel, CBS Sports, Bally Sports, Pursuit Channel, as well as other regional and national networks. You can also find coverage online at any time of past events thanks to coverage on and

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