Years as a full-time pro angler: 13 Signature technique/strength: Jig fishing Home waters: Chickamauga Lake Favorite place to fish: Lake Havasu
Career highlights: After requalifying for the Elite Series through the 2018 Bassmaster Opens, Carl earned his first blue trophy in 2019 on Lake Tenkiller, becoming the first Australian to win an Elite event. Since that win, he has earned seven Top 20 finishes, including second at the 2020 Bassmaster Elite at Santee Cooper Lakes.
Did you know: Carl and fellow Elite series pro Brandon Palaniuk are more than competitors, they’re family. Carl is married to Brandon’s cousin Kayla.