Home: Glidden, WI
Family: Wife, Mary and two grown children
Hobbies: Hunting & Fishing
- 2007 PWT "Angler of the Year"- Only Professional Walleye Angler to win three PWT Angler of the Year awards
- 2007 PWT "Regional Champion"
- 1st Place 2007 In-Fisherman PWT Lake Winnebago
- 1995 North American Walleye Anglers- "Angler of the Year"
- 2009 - 7th overall in International standings for AIM professional walleye tour
- Masters Walleye circuit "World Champion" in 1988
- 1988 Masters Walleye circuit "Team of the Year"
- 17-time In-Fisherman PWT Championship Qualifier
- Inductee into the National Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame
- 2009 AIM Championship Qualifier
- Co-Host of The Next Bite TV Show
- The only person to have won "Angler of the Year" titles in all three Professional Walleye Circuits, NAWA-1995, PWT-1994 & 1993(unprecedented back-to-back titles) and 2007, and MWC-1988