Ardmore , AL
Competition Team: DHS
Member Since: 1999-11-01
2019 National Standings
2019 Division Point Standings
Service Team Standings (American Fishing Tour Only)
2019 Tournament Results
What Truck, Boat and Outboard does Patrick run?
2018 Trition 21 TRX, Mercury Verado Pro 250, Ford F150 Shelby Edition
Triton Boats, Mercury Marine, StrikeKing Bait Company, Pure Fishing, TFO rod, The Boat House Marina, Fishin Affliction TV, and Lunker Lure.
What Patrick does for a living:
What you should know about Patrick:
How Patrick started fishing
I started fishing competitively at 15 years old when I won my first tournament.
Aspirations or goals with fishing
Favorite way to fish
I enjoy power fishing most, but I'm comfortable with most fishing techniques.
Most exciting fishing experience
My most exciting fishing experience was winning the American Bass Anglers National Championship, National Angler of the Year, and Army Angler of the Year titles all in the same year.
How Patrick preps for a tournament
Three favorite search baits
Spinnerbait, crankbait, and a bladed jig.
Best tournament finish and what you did that day when you were fishing.
Most challenging part of tournament fishing
Deciding when to leave a spot, and ignoring distractions.
When tournaments don't go my way
Try to figure out where I made my mistakes, and figure out how to avoid repeating them in the future.
Advice to give to an aspiring tournament angler:
Never stop learning!
Some shared general bass fishing techniques for people just getting into the sport