WBT Angler Profile: Mary DiVincenti

WBT pro Mary DiVincenti 

Hometown: Clinton, La.

Age: 48

Occupation: Professional Angler

College: LSU

How Long Bass Fishing: 24 years

How Started Bass Fishing: I dated a man that fished all the time. Curiosity made me go with him one day. My only regret was that I hadn't gone sooner.

Career Dream: To one day see women's professional fishing reach the pinnacle of other sports.

Career Highlights: Qualifying for the 2008 WBT Championship. Witnessing an industry giant, like ESPN and BASS, recognize female professional anglers.

Favorite Bass Water: Lake Guntersville

Big Bass: 10.02-pound largemouth from Lake Okeechobee on a jig; 6.52-pound smallmouth from Wilson Reservoir on a Yamamoto Senko

Favorite Fishing Technique or Style: Flipping

Sponsors: Yamaha Outboards, Skeeter Boats, Team Toyota, Gary Yamamoto Custom Baits, CastAway Rods, GAMMA Line, Doug Hannon's WaveCast Reels, Cajun Outboards

Pastime or Hobbies: Hunting, 4 wheeling, golf, reading

Web site: MaryDiVincenti.com