The Bassmaster Classic is returning to Lake Hartwell in 2015, according to published reports out of South Carolina.
The Greenville (S.C.) News and Columbia (S.C.) State both reported the story within the last day on their websites. A B.A.S.S. communications official confirmed the reports are accurate via email.
According to the articles, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley along with officials from the cities of Greenville and Anderson, S.C., will make the announcement today at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville. Dates of the event were not immediately known.
Hartwell last hosted the Classic in 2008 when Alton Jones claimed his first Classic title.
To read the Columbia State article, click here.