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3/6/1974

Bobby Lane

Bobby  Lane

Info

Hometown Lakeland, Florida
Age 44
Former Occupation Landscaper
Height 5' 11''
Weight 200 lbs.

Stats

Years Pro 13
Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 58 (4) As of 2/17/2018
Career Earnings* $1.71 million As of 2/17/2018
Current World Rank 18
Current Bassmaster Standing 14 (505 points)
Best Finish in 2018 7 - Kentucky Lake, 5/4/2018
Best Finish in 2017 4 - Ross Barnett Reservoir, 4/27/2017
Last 3 Finishes 27 - Lake Oahe, 6/29/2018
83 - Mississippi River, 6/21/2018
13 - Sabine River, 6/7/2018
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 10 (0) As of 2/17/2018
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 1 (0) As of 2/17/2018

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero Grandfather – "Through it all, he always took me fishing no matter what. He gave me my love for the outdoors."
Home Lake Lake Kissimmee (FL)
Favorite Lake Lake Guntersville (AL) – "It has so many 3- to 5-pound fish."
Least Favorite Lake Lake Cumberland (KY) – "I had my worst tournament ever there."
Favorite Technique Flipping/topwater
Primary Fishing Strength Versatility
Secondary Fishing Strength Spinnerbaiting
Biggest Weakness Dropshotting – "But I love to do it."
Boat Phoenix
Motor Yamaha
Fishing Sponsors Yamaha, Phoenix Boats, Costa, Abu Garcia, Spiderwire, Trokar, T-H Marine, Berkley Powerbait, Bass Mafia Tackle, Bob's Machine Shop Jack Plates, Yo-Zuri, 4x4 Bass Jigs, Power-Pole, Flat Out Tungsten, Cuda Brand, Fish Angler
Non-Fishing Sponsors Charleston Rubber and Gasket, Keller and Associates, B & L Tire
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) Toyota Tundra

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Pork chops
Favorite Music Country (Merle Haggard)
Favorite Book/Movie Bassmaster magazine (book)/A River Runs Through It (movie)
Non-Angling Hero The Marines – "My grandfather was a marine and he told me lots of stories."
When Not Fishing "I like to play cards – Texas Hold 'Em."
Why He Fishes "I was born to do it."
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
5/9/2013 BElite Alabama River 7  
6/9/2011 BElite Arkansas River 33  
9/18/2014 BElite Bay de Noc (Lake Michigan) 33  
5/17/2007 FLWT Beaver Lake 145  
4/5/2006 FLWT Beaver Lake 95  
4/13/2005 FLW Beaver Lake 96  
4/18/2013 BElite Bull Shoals Lake 60  
4/19/2012 BElite Bull Shoals Lake 7  
4/21/2016 BElite Bull Shoals/Norfork Lakes 84  
3/11/2010 BElite California Delta 58  
6/23/2016 BElite Cayuga Lake 45  
8/21/2014 BElite Cayuga Lake 34  
2/9/2017 BElite Cherokee Lake 27  
8/13/2015 BElite Chesapeake Bay 42  
5/1/2008 BElite Clarks Hill 29  
5/20/2010 BElite Clarks Hill Lake 12  
3/18/2010 BElite Clear Lake 22  
8/7/2014 BElite Delaware River 44  
7/12/2007 FLWT Detroit River 134  
5/3/2012 BElite Douglas Lake 31  
3/21/2013 BElite Falcon Lake 17  
4/3/2008 BElite Falcon Lake 73  
3/29/2007 FLWT Fort Loudoun-Tellico 64  
6/17/2010 BElite Ft. Gibson 51  
4/26/2018 BElite Grand Lake 69  
2/22/2013 BElite Grand Lake 15  
3/4/2016 BElite Grand Lake O' the Cherokees 11  
3/10/2011 BElite Harris Chain 93  
3/6/2008 BElite Harris Chain 3  
5/4/2018 BElite Kentucky Lake 7  
6/3/2015 BElite Kentucky Lake 56  
6/9/2010 BElite Kentucky Lake 52  
6/3/2009 BElite Kentucky Lake 1  
6/12/2008 BElite Kentucky Lake 58  
5/10/2006 FLWT Kentucky Lake 103  
3/12/2009 BElite Lake Amistad 18  
4/10/2008 BElite Lake Amistad 37  
7/27/2017 BElite Lake Champlain 65  
9/15/2011 FLWT Lake Champlain 97  
6/21/2006 FLWT Lake Champlain 150  
6/11/2014 BElite Lake Chickamauga 110  
3/24/2017 BElite Lake Conroe 8  
10/4/2013 TTBC Lake Conroe 4  
9/28/2012 TTBC Lake Conroe 6  
10/1/2010 TTBC Lake Conroe 27  
5/3/2006 FLWS Lake Cumberland 109  
6/2/2017 BElite Lake Dardanelle 26  
5/15/2014 BElite Lake Dardanelle 105  
3/26/2009 BElite Lake Dardanelle 48  
7/31/2008 BElite Lake Erie/Niagara River 52  
5/9/2014 TTBC Lake Fork 28  
4/9/2015 BElite Lake Guntersville 28  
2/21/2014 BElite Lake Guntersville 12  
10/20/2011 FLWT Lake Guntersville 113  
5/6/2010 BElite Lake Guntersville 33  
5/7/2009 BElite Lake Guntersville 29  
7/13/2005 FLW Lake Hamilton 25  
3/16/2018 BElite Lake Hartwell 43  
2/20/2015 BElite Lake Hartwell 2  
2/22/2008 BElite Lake Hartwell 4  
5/7/2015 BElite Lake Havasu 35  
3/8/2006 FLWS Lake Lanier 179  
2/8/2018 BElite Lake Martin 66  
6/28/2012 BElite Lake Michigan 44  
5/12/2011 BElite Lake Murray 30  
5/15/2008 BElite Lake Murray 35  
2/8/2006 FLWT Lake Murray 39  
4/26/2007 FLWT Lake Norman 118  
6/29/2018 BElite Lake Oahe 27  
10/11/2006 FLWS Lake of the Ozarks 125  
2/23/2017 BElite Lake Okeechobee 7  
2/7/2013 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 132  
3/22/2012 BElite Lake Okeechobee 18  
2/9/2012 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 76  
2/3/2011 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 122  
1/18/2006 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 43  
1/19/2005 FLW Lake Okeechobee 7  
8/7/2008 BElite Lake Oneida 17  
4/6/2011 BElite Lake Pickwick 2  
3/13/2014 BElite Lake Seminole 59  
8/24/2017 BElite Lake St. Clair 8  
8/27/2015 BElite Lake St. Clair 59  
8/22/2013 BElite Lake St. Clair 16  
6/8/2016 BElite Lake Texoma 19  
3/13/2008 BElite Lake Toho 7  
2/9/2005 FLW Lake Toho 3  
5/17/2018 BElite Lake Travis 7  
2/15/2007 FLWT Lake Travis 146  
6/16/2011 BElite Lake Wheeler 78  
4/2/2009 BElite Lake Wheeler 75  
6/5/2008 BElite Lake Wheeler 72  
2/19/2010 BElite Lay Lake 15  
3/7/2013 FLWT Lewis Smith Lake 49  
2/18/2011 BElite Louisiana Delta 9  
9/14/2017 BElite Mille Lacs Lake 26  
9/15/2016 BElite Mille Lacs Lake 27  
6/21/2018 BElite Mississippi River 83  
9/8/2016 BElite Mississippi River 13  
6/20/2013 BElite Mississippi River 7  
6/21/2012 BElite Mississippi River 21  
6/11/2009 BElite Mississippi River 74  
6/26/2008 BElite Old Hickory 20  
5/31/2006 FLWS Old Hickory Lake 91  
8/23/2012 BElite Oneida Lake 21  
8/13/2009 BElite Oneida Lake 97  
3/9/2005 FLW Ouachita River 9  
4/29/2010 BElite Pickwick Lake 66  
3/1/2006 FLWT Pickwick Lake 163  
8/11/2016 BElite Potomac River 17  
6/2/2011 FLWT Potomac River 3  
6/14/2007 FLWT Potomac River 3  
6/22/2005 FLW Potomac River 159  
2/24/2012 BElite Red River 20  
2/20/2009 BElite Red River 16  
4/27/2017 BElite Ross Barnett Reservoir 4  
6/7/2018 BElite Sabine River 13  
3/19/2015 BElite Sabine River 102  
3/14/2013 BElite Sabine River 6  
4/30/2015 BElite Sacramento River 6  
5/17/2017 BElite Sam Rayburn Reservoir 26  
4/15/2010 BElite Smith Mountain Lake 8  
4/23/2009 BElite Smith Mountain Lake 25  
3/17/2016 BElite St. Johns River 68  
3/20/2014 BElite St. Johns River 14  
3/15/2012 BElite St. Johns River 60  
3/17/2011 BElite St. Johns River 18  
7/20/2017 BElite St. Lawrence River 103  
7/30/2015 BElite St. Lawrence River 23  
8/8/2013 BElite St. Lawrence River 18  
9/17/2015 BElite Sturgeon Bay (Lake Michigan) 4  
4/3/2014 BElite Table Rock Lake 21  
4/6/2017 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 87  
5/12/2016 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 37  
5/1/2014 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 28  
6/7/2012 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 69  
4/14/2011 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 54  
5/2/2013 BElite West Point Lake 55  
5/5/2011 BElite West Point Lake 8  
4/28/2016 BElite Wheeler Lake 5  
5/11/2005 FLW Wheeler Lake 97  
4/7/2016 BElite Winyah Bay 45  


*BASS events (all events because BASS does not report Tour and Open earnings separately) and FLW Tour.

Biographical data last updated: 7/29/2014

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