Sanford , FL
Competition Team: ASC
2019 National Standings
2019 Division Point Standings
Service Team Standings (American Fishing Tour Only)
2019 Tournament Results
What Truck, Boat and Outboard does Doug run?
ranger, johnson ford
What Doug does for a living:
I own a pool deck crack repair business.
What you should know about Doug:
I have been bass fishing for the last 40 years. My biggest win was $10,000 in a 2 day bass tounament. I also won the Ranger owners tournament on Toho two years in a row. Also a cancer survivor. Ya!
How Doug started fishing
My Grandfather was a fisherman.
Aspirations or goals with fishing
Just have fun.
Favorite way to fish
Topwater by far. Love the strikes.
Most exciting fishing experience
Fished with KVD.
How Doug preps for a tournament
Hopefully a few days of practice, and a lot of tackle prep.
Three favorite search baits
Spinner bait , swim bait, rattle trap
Best tournament finish and what you did that day when you were fishing.
Big bass in PVA St John's. Topwater and spinner baits.
Most challenging part of tournament fishing
When tournaments don't go my way
Try to shug it off, and learn from mistakes
Advice to give to an aspiring tournament angler:
Try to spend as much time on water as possible.
Some shared general bass fishing techniques for people just getting into the sport
Don't be afraid to throw topwater throughout the day