Greenville , SC
Competition Team: ASC
Division Point Standings
Service Team Standings (American Fishing Tour Only)
What Truck, Boat and Outboard does Roger run?
What Roger does for a living:
What you should know about Roger:
How Roger started fishing
Aspirations or goals with fishing
To fish against the best
Favorite way to fish
Topwater, Swimbaits, and worms.
Most exciting fishing experience
Finishing 5th at my first Dodge Ram Open Event which was on my home lake Hartwell.
How Roger preps for a tournament
Get on the water as much as possible. Prep tackle, change line, and make sure everything is efficient as possible.
Three favorite search baits
Topwater, Swimbait, and Square Bill
Best tournament finish and what you did that day when you were fishing.
I won almost every event (6) with a local club outside of finishing the first two in second. I would use a Carolina Rig or Shaky head and always have my topwater ready for schooling fish.
Most challenging part of tournament fishing
Who you are fishing with.
When tournaments don't go my way
I don't quit until time is up.
Advice to give to an aspiring tournament angler:
You can't win unless you try.
Some shared general bass fishing techniques for people just getting into the sport