Collierville, Tenn. (Mar. 12, 2018) – The GEICO Bassmaster Classic returns to Lake Hartwell in Greenville, SC this Friday marking the third Classic to be held there since 2008. The 52-angler field will be vying for the 48th title of “Bassmaster Classic Champion” when the scales settle at the TD Convention Center on Sunday evening. Of the 52 anglers competing for this prestigious title that is accompanied by a nice payday of $300,000, 7 of them are Strike King anglers.
Keith Combs of Huntington, TX is making his 7th appearance.
Mark Davis from Mt. Ida, AR is making his 2oth appearance and has 1 win.
Todd Faircloth hails from Jasper, TX and is competing in his 16th Classic.
Greg Hackney of Gonzales, LA will make his 15th Classic appearance.
Jordan Lee from Vinemont, AL is competing in his 4th Classic as last year’s Champion.
Matt Lee is also from Vinemont, AL and will be a 2nd time Classic qualifier.
Kevin VanDam of Kalamazoo, MI is competing in his 27th Classic and boasts 4 wins.
Please make sure to stop by our booth (#3218) at the TD Convention Center and meet several of the Strike King pros and get great deals on Strike King apparel!