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Dan Morehead

Dan  Morehead

Info

Hometown Paducah, Kentucky
Age 46
Former Occupation N/A - fished right after college
Height 5' 9''
Weight 200 lbs.

Stats

Years Pro 19
Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 23 (4) As of 10/31/2011
Career Earnings* $1.1 million As of 10/31/2011
Current World Rank 40
Current FLW Standing 29 (881 points)
Best Finish in 2014 8 - Lake Hartwell, 3/6/2014
Best Finish in 2013 4 - Lake Chickamauga, 6/27/2013
Last 3 Finishes 19 - Lake Murray, 8/14/2014
57 - Kentucky Lake, 6/26/2014
25 - Pickwick Lake, 6/5/2014
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 3 (0) As of 10/31/2011
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 11 (0) As of 10/31/2011
Titles/Honors FLW Angler of the Year (2003), BassFan Comeback of the Year (2003)

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero Father - "He never left me on the bank. I've been going with him forever, and he's always been my hero."
Home Lake Kentucky Lake (KY)
Favorite Lake Kentucky/Barkley Lakes (KY) - "They're big lakes, you can get away from people and I really enjoy deep-water structure fishing."
Least Favorite Lake Pascagoula River (MS) - "If I never see that river again, it will be too soon."
Favorite Technique Throwing a spinnerbait on deepwater structure
Primary Fishing Strength Versatility
Secondary Fishing Strength Flipping
Biggest Weakness Dropshotting
Boat Ranger
Motor Evinrude
Fishing Sponsors American Rodsmiths, Berkley, Power-Pole, Oakley, Lowrance, Loc-R-Bar, Jet-A-Marina, Picasso Lures
Non-Fishing Sponsors George Foreman Brand
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) Chevy 2500

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Fried quail - "I'm a good ol' southern boy and grew up on fried quail."
Favorite Music Country (Hank Williams Jr.)
Favorite Book/Movie Smokey and the Bandit (movie)
Non-Angling Hero John Wayne - "Big tall guy, doesn't take any crap from anyone and slings a gun."
When Not Fishing "I shoot a lot of professional archery. So if I'm not fishing, I'm hunting or shooting archery competitions."
Why He Fishes "When I was little, my father fished B.A.S.S. and I used to go with him. I grew up with it. Fishing has been my life. Once I completed my education, I took off fishing and haven't looked back yet."
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
8/14/2014 FLWT Lake Murray 19  
6/26/2014 FLWT Kentucky Lake 57  
6/5/2014 FLWT Pickwick Lake 25  
5/9/2014 TTBC Lake Fork 46  
4/10/2014 FLWT Beaver Lake 89  
3/27/2014 FLWT Sam Rayburn Reservoir 55  
3/6/2014 FLWT Lake Hartwell 8  
2/6/2014 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 91  
8/15/2013 FLWT Red River 32  
6/27/2013 FLWT Lake Chickamauga 4  
6/6/2013 FLWT Grand Lake 86  
5/16/2013 FLWT Lake Eufaula 15  
4/11/2013 FLWT Beaver Lake 51  
3/7/2013 FLWT Lewis Smith Lake 66  
2/7/2013 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 32  
8/9/2012 FLWT Lake Lanier 14  
6/28/2012 FLWT Lake Champlain 106  
6/7/2012 FLWT Kentucky Lake 28  
5/17/2012 FLWT Potomac River 25  
4/26/2012 FLWT Beaver Lake 122  
3/29/2012 FLWT Table Rock Lake 11  
3/8/2012 FLWT Lake Hartwell 7  
7/21/2011 FLWT Lake Pickwick 76  
6/16/2011 FLWT Kentucky Lake 84  
5/19/2011 FLWT Red River 94  
4/14/2011 FLWT Lake Chickamauga 75  
3/24/2011 FLWT Lake Hartwell 12  
3/3/2011 FLWT Beaver Lake 48  
6/23/2010 FLWT Lake Guntersville 93  
5/26/2010 FLWT Lake Ouachita 11  
4/21/2010 FLWT Fort Loudoun/Tellico Lakes 29  
3/24/2010 FLWT Lake Norman 114  
3/3/2010 FLWT Table Rock Lake 88  
7/30/2009 FLW Ohio, Monongahela, Allegheny Rivers 70  
7/9/2009 FLWT Lake Champlain 63  
6/11/2009 FLWT Kentucky Lake 20  
5/14/2009 FLWT Beaver Lake 86  
4/23/2009 FLWT Lake Norman 38  
3/12/2009 FLWT Table Rock Lake 4  
2/12/2009 FLWT Lake Guntersville 113  
8/14/2008 FLWT Lake Murray 32  
7/10/2008 FLWT Detroit River 95  
6/19/2008 FLWT Ft. Loudoun-Tellico 89  
5/15/2008 FLWT Beaver Lake 8  
4/24/2008 FLWT Lake Norman 43  
4/3/2008 FLWT Lewis Smith 122  
2/28/2008 FLWT Lake Tohopekaliga 6  
7/12/2007 FLWT Detroit River 140  
6/14/2007 FLWT Potomac River 28  
5/17/2007 FLWT Beaver Lake 139  
4/26/2007 FLWT Lake Norman 44  
3/29/2007 FLWT Fort Loudoun-Tellico 154  
2/15/2007 FLWT Lake Travis 70  
11/15/2006 FLWS Lewis Smith Lake 64  
10/11/2006 FLWS Lake of the Ozarks 41  
8/2/2006 FLWT Logan Martin Lake 40  
6/21/2006 FLWT Lake Champlain 33  
5/31/2006 FLWS Old Hickory Lake 58  
5/10/2006 FLWT Kentucky Lake 99  
5/3/2006 FLWS Lake Cumberland 143  
4/5/2006 FLWT Beaver Lake 154  
3/8/2006 FLWS Lake Lanier 54  
3/1/2006 FLWT Pickwick Lake 5  
2/8/2006 FLWT Lake Murray 34  
1/18/2006 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 74  
7/13/2005 FLW Lake Hamilton 40  
6/22/2005 FLW Potomac River 76  
5/11/2005 FLW Wheeler Lake 98  
4/13/2005 FLW Beaver Lake 62  
3/9/2005 FLW Ouachita River 14  
2/9/2005 FLW Lake Toho 7  
1/19/2005 FLW Lake Okeechobee 187  
8/11/2004 FLW Logan Martin Lake 45  
6/23/2004 FLW Lake Champlain 8  
5/12/2004 FLW Kentucky Lake 11  
3/31/2004 FLW Beaver Lake 15  
3/10/2004 FLW Old Hickory Lake 13  
2/11/2004 FLW Atchafalaya Basin 118  
1/21/2004 FLW Lake Okeechobee 188  
9/10/2003 FLW* James River 46  
6/18/2003 FLW Wheeler Lake (Forrest Wood Open) 68  
5/14/2003 FLW Kentucky Lake 55  
4/9/2003 FLW Beaver Lake (Wal-Mart Open) 1  
3/12/2003 FLW Lake Murray 8  
2/12/2003 FLW Atchafalaya Basin 23  
1/22/2003 FLW Lake Okeechobee 3  
6/19/2002 FLW Lake Champlain 42  
5/15/2002 FLW Old Hickory Lake 149  
5/8/2002 BT Lake Eufaula 5  
4/17/2002 FLW Beaver Lake 22  
4/10/2002 BT Lake Guntersville 44  
3/13/2002 FLW Lake Ouachita 27  
2/13/2002 FLW Lake Wheeler 165  
2/6/2002 BT Lake Seminole 142  
1/23/2002 FLW Lake Okeechobee 115  
12/12/2001 BT Lake Toho 85  
10/31/2001 BT Red River 98  
8/22/2001 BT Lake St. Clair 123  


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

Biographical data last updated: 2/8/2013

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