Pro-Spotlight Winner: Gunnar Stanton

Gunnar Stanton : Boulder City, Nevada

Gunnar Stanton is FatSack Tackle’s youngest pro but already an accomplished tournament angler. At age 17 he was the youngest competitor at the U.S. Open in 2014. He fishes several tournaments a month while attending college at Northern Arizona University.

Background: “I fell in love with fishing at an early age and when I wasn’t on the water, I worked trade shows with my dad. I am currently working on a business and marketing degree to combine the passion I have for fishing with promoting products throughout the industry.”

Specialty Spots: Lake Mead and Lake Havasu

Tournament Highlights:

2013
1st place-Junior Bassmaster Championship Ages 15-18 (Lake Mead)
1st place-Nevada Bass Anglers (Lake Mead)
3rd place- Pat Donoho Memorial tournament (Lake Mead)
3rd place UBTT (Lake Mead)

2014
1st place- American Bass (Lake Mead)
3rd place- JML Outdoors Lake Havasu Open

2015
4th place- American Bass (Lake Mead)
3rd place- Colorado River Pro Teams (Lake Mead)

Favorite FatSack Tackle Products: “I love them all! FatSack lures just swim truer than other brands and it is great to be able to customize accessories.”

Media Exposure:
http://bouldercityreview.com/sections/sports/recreation/stanton-reels-award-winning-69-pound-bass.html

http://bouldercityreview.com/sections/sports/recreation/boulder-city-teen-struggles-us-open-fishing-tourney.html

http://bouldercityreview.com/sections/news/tourney-teen-knows-all-bass-anglers-angles.html