San Antonio, TX – For the first time since May of 2020, McKendree University is ranked number one in the Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia. Along with the University of Montevallo, McKendree is just one of two schools in the country to ever win the prestigious title twice. This season, McKendree is chasing history as they look to become the first school to ever win the School of the Year title three times. On the latest episode of the Rapala #WeAreCollegiateBass Podcast, host Kyle Curry talks with McKendree anglers Jack Stephens and Lane Stephens. Tune in to hear about their season thus far and learn more about this current team!
About the ACA
The Association of Collegiate Anglers (ACA), a division of CarecoTV, is a tournament organization created to facilitate growth, development, and structure within competitive collegiate bass fishing. The ACA created the original BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Series, fourteen seasons ago, which is now the Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series, and still the longest running collegiate bass fishing series in existence. The ACA provides support to dozens of school operated regional events nationwide and owns the Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series, Bass Pro Shops School of Year Program, and associated assets. The ACA also provides the largest amount of televised coverage of any collegiate fishing series with dedicated programming on several television networks ranging from CBS Sports, Pursuit Channel, World Fishing Network, as well as other regional and national networks. For more information on the ACA or the Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series, visit www.CollegiateBassChampionship.com. For more information on Bass Pro Shops, visit www.BassPro.com. For more information on CarecoTV, visit www.CarecoTV.com.