SJR | Week 550: Bassmaster Elite Pat Schlapper


On this week’s show, we talk to Bassmaster Elite Pat Schlapper. Pat finished 4th at the latest event and is now off at the Bassmaster Classic. He tells us about fishing around Grandpa Joe at the last tournament, some of the cool things he loves about BASS, and previews the Bassmaster Classic. Joe Henry also joins Bret Amundson, Dan Amundson and David Eckhardt to talk about the upcoming Rainy River spring fishing season and the SJR 500. 

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Pat Schlapper gives us the full rundown on his latest BASS event at Lake Seminole in Georgia. He tells us how he caught his fish, how Derek Hudnall helped him out, and how he dealt with Grandpa Joe. Who the heck is Grandpa Joe?

We also watch some highlights of Bassmaster Elite Pat Schlapper from championship Sunday and see why he was called a hot mess. Be sure to watch the video podcast to check it all out if you’re listening on the radio or the audio version of the podcast.

Pat also previews this week’s Bassmaster Classic on the Tennessee River. He tells us what he knows about the river and how cool the event is.

Joe Henry is back, and he talks with the guys about the upcoming Rainy River spring fishing season and how much fun they’re gonna have during the SJR 500 tournament coming up April 11-12. Joe and Bret talk some more smack to Dan, so time will tell how this tournament will go.

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