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Bethel University Leads Collegiate Bass Fishing Open on Chickamauga

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Cody Ross & Dewey Sims - part of the four angler team from Bethel University that is leading after Day 1 Cody Ross & Dewey Sims - part of the four angler team from Bethel University that is leading after Day 1

DAYTON, TN (WRCB) - A record sized field of college anglers headed to Dayton, TN and Lake Chickamauga this week for the first stop on the 2014 Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series as they vie for one of college fishing's most prestigious titles at the Collegiate Bass Fishing Open.

This year's Open field currently has over 280 college anglers registered from 62 colleges across the nation.

With Day 1 of the Collegiate Bass Fishing Open completed, Bethel University teams leads with 29.69 pounds.  

Just behind them with 29.26 pounds is Murray State University.  For full Day 1 results, click here.

The event at Lake Chickamauga is the first of the three major televised college fishing events that the Association of Collegiate Anglers and Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series puts on each year.

 

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