Devon Banks
I fish because I love it.
I enjoy nature and
the competition of it all.
Angling Hero: My mother and father, they introduced me to the outdoors and fishing.
Home Lake: Lake St. Clair (MI)
Favorite Lake: Kentucky, Lake (KY) - "I love the large fish population with numbers."
Least Favorite Lake: Mississippi River (IA) - "Tough area to fish, just tough."
Favorite Technique: Flipping and Cranking - "Just big fish techniques."
Primary Fishing Strength: Cranking- You can cover so much water with a crank bait. It is very versatile as well.
Secondary Fishing Strength: Flipping
Biggest Weakness: Fishing slow
Boat: Ranger Z520
Motor: Evinrude 250 H.O.
Electronics: Humminbird 998’s, Hydrowave
Favorite Food: Lasagna
Favorite Music: Hip-Hop/Smooth Jazz
Hero of all time: My father: "He taught me so much about life, how to be a man, a father, how to be successful, and confident in all that I do."
When I'm not fishing: "I'm playing basketball, working with the youth, or tinkering with tackle."
Why I fish: "For the competition and strategy to catch fish in their element."
Favorite Quote: "Tough times don't last, but tough people do."
  • Hometown: Lake Orion, MI
  • D.O.B.: 12/7/1979
  • Full-Time Occupation: Professor
  • Height: 6'3"
  • Weight: 185 lbs.
Devon Banks
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