||Fished his first club tournament on
Riffe Lake where he finished 19th.
Rich has fished 45 tournaments through the
2021 Long Lake Tournament. Rich won his first tournament on
the Willamette River in August of 2017 and
again in 2018 on Lake Tapps. He is the holder of the club
record for the largest smallmouth bass
caught in a club tournament. A 6.45
pound smallie caught on Long Lake ( Spokane
) on 4/17/16. Rich was the Most
Improved Angler in 2017.
Club Wins: Willamette River - 2017,
Club State Team: 2016
Washington State Team: none
Angler of the Year: 2019