Patrick WaltersSouth Carolina
Years as a full-time pro angler: 4
Signature technique/strength: Versatility
Home waters: Santee Cooper Lakes
Favorite place to fish: ”Santee Cooper ... but I’m starting to like Northern fisheries!”
Career highlights: Since 2018, Patrick has captured three B.A.S.S. wins and two Century Belts. He set a record for largest margin of victory (29-10) with his 2020 Lake Fork win.
Did you know: Fellow Elite pros Drew Cook, Jake Whitaker and Brandon Cobb came up through the college ranks with Patrick, and he considers them among his best friends.