Jake Bussolini, North Carolina

Meet NAFC member Jake Bussolini. Jake's been a member since 2004 and enjoys catching stripers and smallies above all other fish.

Name: Jake Bussolini

Hometown: Mooresville, North Carolina

Member Since: 2004

Annual Days On The Water: 200

Favorite Species: Striped and Smallmouth Bass

Best Catch: 350-pound blue marlin, landed after a 4 1/4-hour battle in rough seas off Cape Hatteras in 2013

Top Waters: Kishkutena Lake, Ontario; Tennessee River, especially around Fort Loudoun Dam

Quote: My favorite style of fishing is casting a light crankbait for all species of fish.

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