UPDATED 8/1/2021

High School Division – How to Quality

Alabama B.A.S.S. Nation High School Team Trail Nationals Composition

Alabama High School Dues, BASS Nation & Bassmaster dues have to be paid in order to compete in Alabama BASS Nation or Sanctioned Trail.

Alabama Bass Nation membership that would compete in B.A.S.S. Nation High School National Championship  (High School)

Based on 8 Regionals / 1 High School State Championship / Total Number of BASS Nation members Participating During the Year

   
  • Angler of the Year- Based on 800 (Active Members)            
    1st & 2nd Place  AOY Teams from each Division qualify

    Top 2 (Two) AOY(Anglers of the Year) of each division
    will qualify for Nationals (AOY calculated based on the 3 Highest
    finishes of the 4 Events. There will not be a drop if only 3 Events are
    held. Must have 3 events for AOY Calculations. Teams need to make
    sure you take this into consideration when planning your season.
  • Remaining National spots will be awarded at State Championship based on membership                                       

 

  • Winning 6 – Man Team from State Championship                 
    Based qualifies for HS Nationals

 

 

 

800 Active members divided by 100 will give us 8 spots plus 2 Automatic spots for ABN HS State Championship and signed Team Trail Agreement will receive 1 additional spot – Total 11  
  • ABN High School State Championship  1st – 2nd Place -AUTO 2    
  • Signed Team Trail Agreement will receive 1 Spot –      AUTO 1 
  • 1 berth per 100 members • Sanctioned Trail must have 4 tournaments


Alabama B.A.S.S. Nation High School Team Trail State Championship

How Teams Qualify for State Championship based on Results listed below:


Individual

  • 2-Man Teams may qualify to our Championship by finishing in the TOP 80 AOY Results in both Divisions based on best 3 finishes out of the 4 Regional Qualifiers in the ABNHS Team Trail (HS Only)

 

 6 man High School Team:

  • 6-Man Team Qualification – We take the Top 3 (6-man teams) from each of the 8 Regionals to the ABN High School State Championship.

Please note:  Top 3 Teams from  Regional can advance to State Championship to Compete in 6 man Team competition. We will not drop down for double qualifiers.

Teams may change fishing partners during the tournament season, however your (AOY) Angler of the Year points will start over. Teams that are near the top in the Points may elect to fish alone with an observer to maintain points for the AOY.

Only teams competing in ABN HS Trail as a registered and current BASS Nation member or Youth Club are eligible for the ABN HS State Championship by Qualifications listed above.

 

Junior Division – How to Quality

Alabama High School Dues, BASS Nation & Bassmaster dues have to be paid in order to compete in Alabama BASS Nation or Sanctioned Trail.

Alabama B.A.S.S. Nation Junior Team Trail Nationals Composition

  • 1st & 2nd Place of Junior State Championship will qualify for Junior National Championship

 Alabama B.A.S.S. Nation Junior Team Trail State Championship

  • Juniors must fish 2 of the 3 Regional Tournaments to qualify to fish at the Junior State Championship
  • Angler of the Year will be awarded at the end of the season (3 Regionals combined for AOY Results)

Note:

Teams may change fishing partners during the tournament season, however your (AOY) Angler of the Year points will start over. Teams that are near the top in the Points may elect to fish alone with an observer to maintain points for the AOY.

Only teams competing in ABN HS Trail as a registered and current BASS Nation member or Youth Club are eligible for the ABN HS State Championship by Qualifications listed above.

 

 

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