Davy Hite, a native of Saluda who lives in Ninety Six, was B.A.S.S. Angler of the Year in 1997 and 2002, and he won the 1999 Bassmaster Classic and the 1998 FLW Tour Championship.
Don Shoopman fishes for freshwater and saltwater species mostly in and around the Atchafalaya Basin and Vermilion Bay. He moved to the Sportsmans Paradise in 1976, and he and his wife June live in New Iberia. They have two grown sons.