Wally Marshall

Professional bass angler since 1987

Hometown: Anna, TX
Home Lake: Lake Fork
Favorite Lake: Lake Fork
Angling Hero: Jimmie Houston
Hobbies: Fishing and Quail Hunting

A professional angler, tackle designer and the owner of the Mr. Crappie & Wally Marshall Brands. Crappie Tournaments started in 1987 and he has over 26 tournament wins along with becoming the 2003 National Champion! In 2002, he was Angler of the Year and in 2008 he was elected into the Legends of the Outdoors Hall of Fame! He went to college at Bee County JC where he played baseball as the catcher. He is married to Tonya Marshall and they have a  daughter named Lesli Marshall. 

Wally Marshall holding out a crappie caught on a Mr. Crappie Thunder lure

Wally's Gear

Mr. Crappie by Strike King Crappie Lures, designed by Wally Marshall gives me the best chance to win a major championship or catch a mess of crappie for the table! Strike King has every lure design for every technique in the world of crappie fishing. Flip- it , Dip- it or Skip- it!" / “I designed the Crappie Thunder 15 years ago, It’s the Thunder that makes them Bite”! Did You Win, No Wonder you were not using the Crappie Thunder!