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WBT Angler Profile: Jennifer Rice

4/28/2009

Hometown: Grant, Ala.

Age: 39

Occupation: Research Scientist

High School: Arab High

College: Snead State (A.S.) and St. Petersburg College (B.A.S)

Degree: Veterinary Technology

How Long Bass Fishing: 30+ years

How Started Bass Fishing: My grandfather was an avid fisherman and he got me hooked at an early age.

Career Dream: My career dream is pretty simple. I would like to perform in each event to the best of my ability, demonstrate good sportsmanship and be a role model for those entering the sport. I appreciate the opportunity to participate and feel very fortunate to have been born and raised in America. God bless the USA.

Career Highlights: Catching the biggest bass in my first couple's tournament.

Favorite Bass Waters: Lakes Guntersville and Martin in Alabama

Big Bass: 8-pound largemouth from Lake Martin, Ala., on a topwater lure

Favorite Fishing Technique or Style: Topwater and Texas rigged plastic worms

Sponsors: Marvel Bullmastiffs

Pastime or Hobbies: Training and showing purebred dogs in conformation events.

Web site: http://jennifer-rice.wetpaint.com/