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The South Carolina Bass Federation extends a warm welcome to our site. We are always accepting new members. If you are interested in joining our group, click on the Tournaments menu item and choose Rules/Bylaws. Find the Board of Directors page and contact the rep for your area. He will inform you about all the rules and regulations we abide by.

State Sponsors:

***** 2015 -- The Year In Pictures *****

Federation News:

Lodging for Keowee Tournament

Days Inn of Seneca will be giving us a discounted rate of $58.50 plus tax. Call (864) 885-0710 and ask for the SC BASS Federation rate.

Special Offer From Ardent Reels

Ardent Reels is offering members of the SC BASS Federation a 50% discount on everything on their web site but clearance and apparel for 2016. They also have a Locker Stocker promotion that is good through February 28, 2016 with 50% or more discount and freebies when you order multiple rods and reels. Click here for more info.

Championship Results

Brent Long won the Championship on Lake Greenwood with 24.89 and second place went to Steve Wicker with 22.44. Johnny Duarte won the co-angler division with 16.14 and Timothy Garrison was second with 11.75. They are the final qualifiers for the state team. Championship Final Results Winner's Photos State Team Photos

John Proctor will be fishing the Bassmaster Classic.

John Proctor of the Conway Bassmasters is now a Bassmaster Classic competitor. Congratulations to John for this remarkable accomplishment. The South Carolina Bass Federation is very proud of John and getting there through our organization. If you are not part of S.C. Bass Federation you are missing out on an opportunity like John now has. We would love to have you join our organization, just reach out to us. John came in 1st in the Southern Division and 6th overall in the BASS Nation National Championship. The 2016 GEICO Bassmaster Classic will be held on Grand Lake O' the Cherokees, Tulsa, Oklahoma March 4-6.

Board decision made at Six-Man:

If anyone was on a entry to the Six-Man, they are eligible to fish the championship whether or not they made it to six-man tournament. We made this decision because of the act of nature with all the flooding in the state.We sincerely hope everyone understands and supports this decision. Thanks

Six Man Results

The Good Old Boys Bass Club Team #1 won the Six Man at Santee with 136.30 lbs. Alan Richardson was the individual winner with 38.47 lbs. The top 4 individual from the Six Man qualifying for the state team are Alan Richardson and River Squires as boaters and Steven Walker and Ed Owens as non-boaters. Winner's Photos State Team Photos

Championship To Be Held On Lake Greenwood

The 2015 Championship will be held November 13 and 14 on Lake Greenwood.

2016 State Team Is Starting To Take Shape.

The top 6 anglers and co-anglers from the trail have been determined. Our anglers are Bryan Gunter, Kim Neal, Hayes Hudson, Jason Turner, Chris Jones and Gregg Fogner. Our co-anglers are Jarrett Hughes, Chris Carnes, Brian Hughes, Doug Miller, Randy Crowley and David Roddy. The rest of the team will come from the Six-Man and Championship. Photos

Wateree Results

Bryan Gunter won the Angler Division with 18.21 and Jarrett Hughes won the Co-Angler Division with 13.03. Jason Turner had the Angler big fish of 5.35. Dennis Robare had the Co-Angler big fish of 5.44. Winner's Photos

Clarks Hill Results

Jeff Green, Jr. won the Angler Division with 18.81. Landy Filyaw won the Co-Angler Division with 13.39 and also had the Co-Angler. big fish of 5.40. Daniel Jackson had the Angler big fish of 7.15. Winner's Photos

South Carolina Wins It All At Sourthern Division in Georgetown

South Carolina wins Southern Division Team Championship, High School Championship and John Proctor wins Southern Division Individual Championship. Team members included Scott Allison, Lee Cannon, Robert Carter, Brian Epps, Gregg Fogner, Bryan Gunter, Stanley Gunter, Jason Holland, Hayes Hudson, Mark Johnson, Chris Jones, Kim Neal, John Proctor, David Roddy and Jackie Stanford. High School Team members included Carter McNeil, Tucker Smith and coach Trad Whaley. Photos

Wylie Results

Rodney Wrenn won the Angler Division with 14.58 and Angler big fish of 4.34. Brian Hughes won the Co-Angler Division with 8.79. and also had the Co-Angler big fish of 3.42. Winner's Photos

Cooper River Results

Brian Tyler won the Angler Division with 43.20 and Angler big fish with 10.87. William Scruggs won the Co-Angler Division with 16.04. Chris Carnes had the Co-Angler big fish of 6.46. Brian's 43.20 is a new SC BASS Federation record for 5 bass. Winner's Photos Tyler's Toads Photo

Hartwell Results

Hayes Hudson won the Angler Division with 24.94. Chris Carnes won the Co-Angler Division with 8.88 and also had the Co-Angler big fish of 3.88. Robert Rogers had the Angler big fish of 7.79. Winner's Photos

Membership Drive

We have a membership drive going on this year. The club that raises its membership the most from last year's total will receive a free entry into the 2015 Six-Man Team Event on Santee Cooper. Check totals here

Items For Sale

The youth program has some items for sale. If you are thinking about a new Mercury prop or Motorguide trolling motor contact Jackie asap and we may be able to get it at a good price with proceeds going to the youth fund. Call Jackie at 864-488-2741 for into or price.

Co-Angler Etiquette

This is a good article that all members should read. Co-Angler Etiquette

National Sponsors:

For information on becoming a sponsor of this great organization contact State President Jackie Stanford at 864-488-2741 scbasspresident or State Secretary Chris Jimenez at 843-709-1654 scbasssecretary