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WBT Angler Profile: Mickie M. Wolfinbarger

7/31/2008

Hometown: Half Way, Mo.

Age: 45

Occupation: Senior Computer Design Technician

High School: Kickapoo High School

College: Missouri State University and Southeast Missouri State University

How Long Bass Fishing: Competitively for 20 years

How Started Bass Fishing: My dad took me fishing as a small child. After we bought my first boat, I started fishing in clubs. Then I started fishing in tournaments.

Career Dream: To be one of the top women in professional bass fishing

Career Highlights: 1996-1997 , B.A.S.S. Federation Central Divisional Team; 1996, B.A.S.S. Federation Central State Championship (10th Place out of 438 anglers); 1st Female to Qualify in B.A.S.S. Federation Central Division for Divisionals; 4th Female in B.A.S.S. Federation History to Qualify for Divisionals

Favorite Bass Water: Table Rock, Bull Shoals, Truman, Pomme De Terre and Stockton

Big Bass: 9-pound largemouth from Stockton Lake, Mo., on a spinnerbait

Favorite Fishing Technique or Style: Flipping, pitching and drop shotting

Sponsors: Ulrich Marine, Champion Boats, Mercury Marine, PJ Lures, G.Loomis