Ringgold , GA
Competition Team: ASC
2020 National Standings
2020 Division Point Standings
Service Team Standings (American Fishing Tour Only)
2020 Tournament Results
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2023 Results - 2022 Results - 2021 Results - 2020 Standings - 2019 Standings - 2018 Standings
What Truck, Boat and Outboard does James run?
2022 Skeeter FXR20 w/ Yamaha SHO 250
Tow Vehicle: 2019 Ford F150
Kistler Rods, Bass Boat Technologies, Boats and Motors of Dalton, Quantum, Skratch Labs, Accel Graphics, Dalton Tungsten, Gambler Lures.
What James does for a living:
President: Boats and Motors of Dalton
What you should know about James:
I am also a long distance hiker. I have completed the 500 mile Colorado Trail and 300 mile John Muir Trails.
How James started fishing
Lifelong fisherman. I started fishing tournament when I joined a Bass Club in 1993
Aspirations or goals with fishing
Continue to compete in regional and national tournaments. I would like to obtain more paying sponsors that would allow me to compete at the Pro level more.
Favorite way to fish
Most exciting fishing experience
When I won the FLW Everstart Series tournament on Lake Okeechobee in 2010!
How James preps for a tournament
I like to follow weather trends in the local area so I can use seasonal patterns to find fish. Previous experience combined with current conditions usually give me a good starting point for locating fish.
Three favorite search baits
Crankbaits, Buzz Baits and Spinner Baits
Best tournament finish and what you did that day when you were fishing.
Winning the FLW Everstart Series. I was flipping
Most challenging part of tournament fishing
Trying to find a pattern for quality fish that is awayy from the crowd.
When tournaments don't go my way
Try to learn something from it. Read tournament reports to see how the top finishers caught thier fish. Start focusing on my next event.
Advice to give to an aspiring tournament angler:
Start off as a co-angler because you can learn fast.
Some shared general bass fishing techniques for people just getting into the sport
Yes, I help several local high school anglers and a few college anglers.