Signature technique/strength: Heart
Home waters: Lake Biwa
Favorite place to fish: Everywhere!
Career highlights: Masayuki won the 2020 Bassmaster Central Open at Sam Rayburn Reservoir to earn his first trip to the Classic. In 2021, Masayuki was second in the overall Falcon Rods Bassmaster Opens Angler of the Year standings and punched a ticket for the 2022 Bassmaster Elite Series.
Did you know: At age 15, “Masa” fished his first junior tournament in Japan from a rowboat.