Rise and Shine, It's Fishin' Time!

Travis Laurent - Gonzales, Louisiana

Travis is from Gonzales, LA. He is a graduate of LSU,where he majored in Wildlife Ecology.  His hobbies include fishing, hunting or anything outdoors.  Travis was a 4 year member of the LSU Men's Collegiate fishing team and has been featured in several national articles and broadcast, such as The Advocate, ESPN Outdoors, ESPN 2 & FLW Outdoors.  As a member of the LSU men's fishing team, Travis traveled the country representing his team and University in competion among other universities throughout the country.  Travis currently runs a Bass Cat rig,powered by Mercury.

 For ordering or questions concerning Cajun Tackle House Products, please feel free to contact Travis at (225) 978-7215 or email him direct at tlaure1@lsu.edu

Sam Canoe - Dry Prong, Louisiana

Sam is 28 years old, resides in Dry Prong, LA and lives to fish. He was around five years old when his dad first brought him fishing, and from the beginning, he was hooked. Being from central Louisiana Sam was raised fishing on the Red River, and  began tournament fishing at the age of 16, when he was given his first boat. He is now running a 2012 Puma FTD, powered by a Mercury 250 pro xs; and currently fishing the BFL, Bass N Ducks, and as many of the weekend series that he possibly can. Sam's strengths in fishing would be frog, jig, and punching grass; you will also see crankbaits on his deck at all times. he is always on the water, so during the winter months, if the fish aren’t biting, he enjoys Duck Hunting on Catahoula Lake or Iatt Lake.

jamie Thibodaux - Thibodaux, LA

jamie Thibodaux is 39 years old, born and raised in south la fishing bass with his dad allen thibodaux since as long as he can remember. he started fishing open tournaments when he was 12 and joined his first bass club at 17. he is currently sponsored by southern outdoors and marine inc. and castin' cajun aside from being a prostaffer for CTH. His support staff is his mother Juanita, wife Kristina, daughters Hannah and Lola, and sons Drake and Luke, all who have spent memorable time on the water with him. He fishes various open tournaments and circuits, and he enjoys learning new waters and bass patterns.

BoJack Anderson - Prairieville, Louisiana

 BoJack Anderson brings years of tournament experience to the table for the new year.  Born and raised in South Louisiana, BoJack has been fishing tournaments since he was a teenager.  He was quoted as saying, "whenever I graduated from high school, all my class mates wanted class rings or to take trips somewhere, but not me..... I wanted a bass boat, and thats exactly what I got". Its that passion for the sport of bass fishing that has led to his success in tournament angling over the last several years. Known by fellow competitors as a knowlegable angler with tons of talent on the water, BoJack's strengths include understanding the migration patterns of fish in Louisiana, and applying particular techniques to those patterns in order to give him success.  The 30 year old angler and his family reside in Ascension Parish. He currently runs a Gambler Bass boat powered by Yamaha.

   For ordering or questions concerning Cajun Tackle House Products, please feel free to contact BoJack at (225) 937-7824 or email him direct at bojackswireless@cox.net

Bryce Hill - Port Vincent, Louisiana

Bryce joins the CTH Pro Staff for 2013 and brings years of on the water experience to team CTH.  Born and raised in Denham Springs,LA ,he has been around boats nearly all his life.  He currently serves as sales manager for Aqua Marine in Denham Springs, LA and has been in the boat business since graduating from LSU several years back.   Bryce is a current member of Lake Verrett Bass Club,and competes in numerous tournaments across Louisiana and surrounding states. His strenghths on the water include hollow body frog fishing and flipping jigs and tubes.  Bryce also is an avid duck hunter and enjoys just about any outdoor activities.  He currently runs a Bass Cat and Mercury rig & his favorite CTH lure is the "Whispering Eye" Quiver Jig in 3/8oz tipped with a speed craw dipped in JJ's Magic Dippin Dye.

Zach Dubois - Kaplan, Louisiana

Zach attends the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and majors in Industrial Design.  He is a current member of the UL Fishing Team and competes in the College FLW, Bassmasters College & Boat US circuits.  His favorite body of water is Toledo Bend.  His favorite techniques are fishing square billed crankbaits, deep crankbaits and Texas - Rigging for deep, suspended fish.  He currently runs a Skeeter 200SX with a 200hp Yamaha Vmax.  Zach began his love for fishing as a child, when he used to join his father competing in oil field tournaments.

Scott Buxton - Napoleanville, Louisiana

 Scott Buxton brings years of tournament angling experience to the Cajun Tackle House family.  Scott and his family reside in Napoleanville, Louisiana and he has participated as a member of the Louisiana State Federation teams on multiple occasions.  Growing up in South Louisiana, Scott learned to adapt to the ever-changing patterns that face anglers on the waters of the Atchafalaya Basin and surrounding bodies.  Scott is known for his "power fishing" techniques and currently participates in numerous tournament trails, as well as several local tournaments.  He is  currently a member of Ascension Area Anglers.  Scott currently runs a Ranger bass boat.

jacob roberie - prairieville, LA

Rob Werner - Denham Springs, Louisiana

Born & raised in Ohio,Rob moved to Louisiana just two years ago.  He resides in Denham Springs with his wife of 22 years & has two daughters,Megan & Morgan, and granddaughter,Emma May.  Rob fished the Bass Master Northern & Central Opens, but his true love is the Federation Nation.  He loves the friends he has made through fishing.  Rob was a 5 time member of the Ohio Federation State team.  His true love is power fishing by flipping & pitching.  His lifetime goal is to walk across the stage of the Bass Master Classic.  Rob is a current member of Lake Verret Bass Club.

zack gagnaud - pineville, LA

Joel Mayer - Gonzales, Louisiana

Joel was born & raised in Gonzales LA & got involed in Bass fishing when he was 12 years old.  Thats when he had the dream to be on television fishing the BassMaster Elite Series.  That dream is what provided Joel with the drive and the know how to start getting on the water & learning more about competitive bass fishing.  When Joel graduated from St. Amant high school, he decided to join the BassMaster Weekend Series.  He fished his first year of the Weekend Series in 2010, and finished 2nd overall in the co-angler standings for the year.  He missed 1st place by only 26 points in the yearly standings.  In 2011, Joel is once again atop the points standings, finishing in the top 5.  Joel also enjoys hunting and pretty much anything outdoors. Joel currently runs a Skeeter rig,powered by Yamaha.

Alex Perret - Baton Rouge, LA

Alex grew up on the Westbank of New Orleans in Marrero and spent most of his time fishing in the Lafitte and Lake Cataouatche areas.  During high school and college his interests shifted to deer hunting, specifically bow & muzzleloader hunting.  He was always drawn back to fishing, and began fishing in the Atchafalaya Basin with friends while in college at LSU.  He received a B.S. in Animal Science from LSU in 2001 and several years later left for graduate school in Starkville, MS where he received his M.S. in Fisheries Science in 2007 for studying largemouth bass foraging ability in vegitated habitats.During his time in Starkville, he logged many hours fishing impoundments of the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway, a completely different fishery to what we have here in South Louisiana.  After graduate school, he worked for the LSU School of Renewable Natural Resources for three years collecting fishery data in the Atchafalaya Basin.  He is currently an inland fisheries Biologist with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries in Baton Rouge.

Alex began fishing competitively in 2008, and have enjoyed the competition so much that he seems to add more events to his schedule each year.  He routinely fish B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Louisiana Qualifiers, Bassmaster Weekend Series, and Media Bass Circuits, as well as other local charity tournaments.  He is a member of the Lake Verret Bass Club and Ascension Area Anglers groups that afford him the opportunity to fish monthly local tournaments with and against good friends.  Fishing the local club tournaments continuously throughout the past few years has been the single biggest contributor to his growth as a competitive angler.  He was a member of the 2011 B.A.S.S. Federation Louisiana State Team that represented our state in the Central Divisional Championship in Table Rock Lake in June 2011. Alex currently runs a Nitro bassboat,powered by Mercury.

jacob mayer - St. Amant, LA

Randy Tolbert - Rome, Georgia

Randy resides in Rome, GA and is a graduate of the University of Georgia where he studied Fisheries & Aquaculture.  As an under grad, Randy was President of the UGA Fishing Team, and competed in numerous National College fishing events.  He and his teammates led UGA to a National Championship on the College Bass Fishing scene, and now that Randy has graduated, he plans on taking his skills to the next level. Randy has been working with CTH since he was in College and now extends his relationship with CTH as he moves forward in his development as a tournament angler.

Tyler Craig - Frierson, Louisiana

Tyler resides in North Louisiana and is only 18 years old.  His favorite body of water is the famous Toledo Bend.  His favorite technique is pitching a jig in the spring time and dragging a 3/4oz football head over humps and ridges in the summer.  He currently fishes for the Jr. TBF, Student Angler Association and as a Co- Anfler for the EverstartSeries.  This past year, Tyler won the JR. TBF State Championship and went on to Lake Lenier to fish the National Guard Jr. World Championship.  His personal best fish is a 10.54 lunker from Toledo Bend.  After High School, Tyler plans on attending UL Monroe and joining their fishing team.  When Tyler isn't fishing, he enjoys duck hunting and other outdoor activities.