Meet Our Pros

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Greg Hackney

Hometown: Gonzales, LA

Birth Date: 9/1/73

Favorite Bait: Strike King Hack Attack Jig

Favorite Technique: Flipping

Personal Quote: “It Is What It Is”

Current Tours Fishing: Bassmaster Elites, Major League Fishing

Number of Years Pro: 12 years

Career Highlights: 2004 BASS Rookie of the Year, 2005 FLW Angler of the Year, 2009 FLW Championship Winner, 11 Time Bassmaster Classic Qualifier

Largest Catch 1 Day: 40 lb 8 oz (Falcon)

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Aaron Martens

Hometown: Leeds, AL

Birth Date: 8/24/72

Favorite Bait: Crank Bait

Favorite Technique: Deep Cranking

Personal Quote: “Do right. Do your best. Treat others as you want to be treated.” – Lou Holtz

Current Tours Fishing: BASS, MLF

Number of Years Pro: 19 years

Career Highlights: BASS Angler of the Year (2005), 1st Place in 6 Bassmaster Events, 3 Time US Open Champion, Angler of year 2013

Largest Catch 1 Day: 42 lb (Lake Falcon)

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Russ Lane

Hometown: Prattville, AL

Birth Date: 9/5/72

Favorite Bait: SPRO Fat Papa, Big Bite Coontail

Favorite Technique: Flippin & Crankin

Personal Quote: “Never focus on the outcome make a plan and stick to it”

Current Tours Fishing: Bassmaster Elites, FLW & PAA

Number of Years Pro: 8 years

Career Highlights: Winner of the Ramada Trophy Chase (2010), 5 Time Bassmaster Classic Qualifier and Over 1 million in Tournament Winnings

Largest Catch 1 Day: 34 lbs. 12 oz TTBC (Lake Fork)

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Davy Hite

Hometown: Ninety Six, SC

Birth Date: 5/18/65

Favorite Bait: Buckeye Mog Jig

Favorite Technique: Flipping/Pitching

Personal Quote: “Believe in yourself”

Current Tours Fishing: BASS Open and Elite; FLW

Number of Years Pro: 19 years

Career Highlights: Classic Champ 1999; FLW Champion 1998; 2 BASS Angler of the Year; 8 Time BASS Tournament Champion

Largest Catch 1 Day: 28 lbs 12 oz (3 Times)

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J Todd Tucker

Hometown: Moultrie, GA

Birth Date: 6/25/73

Favorite Bait: Crank Bait

Favorite Technique: Flipping

Personal Quote: “Be versatile about baits you use”

Current Tours Fishing: Bassmaster Elites

Number of Years Pro: 4 years

Career Highlights: Top 12 Bass Elite Series 2011 St. Johns River

Largest Catch 1 Day: 24 lb

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Bobby Lane

Hometown: Lakeland, FL

Birth Date: 3/6/74

Favorite Bait: Berkely Havoc Crawl Fatty

Favorite Technique: Flipping

Personal Quote: “I’d rather be lucky than good”

Current Tours Fishing: Bassmaster Elites, FLW, Southern Opens, MLF, PAA

Number of Years Pro: 9 years

Career Highlights: 2009 Kentucky Lake Elite Series Champion

Largest Catch 1 Day: 31 lb 8oz

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Chad Morgenthaler

Hometown: Coulterville, IL

Birth Date: 10/20/66

Favorite Bait: Lunker Lure Limit Series Jig

Favorite Technique: Flipping and Pitching

Personal Quote: “Bass fishing is the most humbling of sports – one minute you’re the hero the next minute you’re the zero.”

Current Tours Fishing: Bassmaster Elites, PAA Series, BASS Open

Number of Years Pro: 10 years

Career Highlights: 2007 Forrest Wood Cup Qualifier, Toyota Texas Bass Classic Qualifier 2007, 08, 09, 11 & 12, 3 Time Bassmaster Classic Qualifier: 2003, 05 & 06, 2006 AOY FLW Stren Series Midwest Division, 2008 Lake Toho Challenge Winner, 2005 Lake Toho Pro Am Winner

Largest Catch 1 Day: 31.89 lbs