Loxahatchee , FL
Competition Team: ASC
Member Since: 2017-01-04
2019 National Standings
2019 Division Point Standings
Service Team Standings (American Fishing Tour Only)
2019 Tournament Results
What Truck, Boat and Outboard does James run?
Triton tx 186,2016 evenrude h.o. 2016 ford,f150 4x4
Kistler rods,hawgtech handles,bass addiction baits,kirby creek customs,razor baits lures and plastics,prager baits,sumkina baits,piscifun reels.kleenwheels truck parts.m&r construction and dev.,Coulter custom lures.
What James does for a living:
I own a concrete construction business,and a guide service for bass and peacock bass
What you should know about James:
I can ride the plastic off a dirtbike,and love to fish,for EVERYTHING that will pull my rod down
How James started fishing
Started fishing as a child,fished my first tournament in 1981,and won that,love competition!!
Aspirations or goals with fishing
To be the best steward of our environment,be the best fisherman i can be,and be friends with all the other competitors
Favorite way to fish
Any way i can make a fish bite,dont matter to me.ill throw anything i have to to make a fish bite.i do enjoy spinnerbaits and topwater swimbaits the most though
Most exciting fishing experience
Its all good,i look forward to each and every moment i get to spend fishing
How James preps for a tournament
I prep EVERYTHING,truck,boat,rods, reels,baits,even my lunchbag and rainsuit
Three favorite search baits
Spinnerbaits,rattletrap, and swimmin jigs.
Best tournament finish and what you did that day when you were fishing.
Won a double tournament,fished the stratos open,and the bassbusters on the same day,won both, got big fish in both
Most challenging part of tournament fishing
When tournaments don't go my way
Try to learn what adjustments i should have made
Advice to give to an aspiring tournament angler:
Dont. Buy. Junk!!
Some shared general bass fishing techniques for people just getting into the sport
Count rocks when you worm fish!
Start and stop a crankbait
Run a spinnerbait juuuuuuust under the surface
Twitch a swimjig and spinnerbait when your retrieving it