Hometown Springville, AL
September 25, 1973
Robin (wife) and Laker (son) Oakley (son)
Goals Win Angler of the Year And The Classic
 Personal Stuff
Favorite Food Grilled ribeye steak, medium or medium-well
Favorite Music Contemporary Christian
Favorite Book/Movie The Bible – “that’s my favorite book by far”
Non-Angling Hero Bill Morgan – “He’s the man who started Hawg Caller spinnerbaits, he started the whole crankbait craze in North Carolina, and he mentored David Fritts and Hank Parker and lot of other guys, and did the same for me.”
When Not Fishing “I like to spend time with family, go to chruch and just take it easy.”
Why He Fishes “I just love it. I’ve always done it ever since I was old enough to walk. I still get so excited every time a catch a fish. My hands still shake.”
 Angling Stuff
Angling Hero “Rick Clunn, Larry Nixon and Guido Hibdon have helped me, been nice to me and treated me with respect even when I was just starting out.”
Favorite Lake Oneida – “It has both largemouth and smallmouth and it fishes to my strengths.”
Least Favorite Lake “I don’t have a least favorite anymore, every lake that has bass is good for me!”
Favorite Technique Sight-fishing
Primary Fishing Strength Shallow cranking
Secondary Fishing Strength Versatility
Boat Triton
Motor Mercury