Fort Polk , LA
Competition Team: A
Division Point Standings
Service Team Standings (American Fishing Tour Only)
What Truck, Boat and Outboard does Chad run?
Toyota Tundra, triton 20xs with a 250 mercury optimax
Woo! Tungsten Pro Staff member; enigma fishing; pulse jigs; TRC Covers; TH-Marine
What Chad does for a living:
What you should know about Chad:
I am a certified Tec diver.
How Chad started fishing
I started tournament fishing when I was stationed in Georgia. Fished a couple times as a co-angler and just fell in love with it.
Aspirations or goals with fishing
Looking forward to placing well in the 150 solos tournaments
Favorite way to fish
jig fishing and pitching baits
Most exciting fishing experience
Watching my youngest catch his first fish all on his own
How Chad preps for a tournament
It's a few hour long process for me to get prepared
Three favorite search baits
crankbait, spinnerbait, swim jig
Best tournament finish and what you did that day when you were fishing.
12th place so far. Pitching and skipping docks
Most challenging part of tournament fishing
not getting in your own head
When tournaments don't go my way
I look at what I could have done better or could have changed up and carry on to the next one. I also try to learn something from the person I'm with.
Advice to give to an aspiring tournament angler:
Some shared general bass fishing techniques for people just getting into the sport