Rich Howes is a professional BASS fisherman from Oviedo, FL and was the first qualifier for the 2014 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Guntersville. He is a dedicated family man to his wife and daughter as well as successful business man. Rich is moving his fishing career to higher limits off the heels of winning the 2013 Bassmaster Southern Open Championship on Lake Toho. The Bassmaster win follows a successful fishing career over the last few years. A few accomplishments include qualifying for the BFL Regional Championships for 8 years in a row, a runner up finish in 2007 Xtreme Team Florida Championship, a 1st place finish... Read more.