Single Pole Jigging for Crappie
Kris Mann is an avid crappie angler from Mount Sterling, Kentucky. Kris began fishing when he was old enough to cast a pole and he has been fishing streams, ponds, rivers and lakes for over 35 years since.
Kris, and his dad Terry, began fishing the Crappie USA Tournament Trail in 2007. They have fished many club tournament events over the years as well. The team has been blessed with dozens of top 5 finishes and over 25 tournament wins throughout their years of tournament fishing. In 2017, 2018, and 2019, Kris and Terry were blessed to be crowned the Crappie USA National Points Champions. They have become known for their single pole jigging techniques.
Among Kris’ most treasured accomplishments is winning the 2015 Sportsman of the Year award with Crappie USA. Kris and Terry are sponsored by Crappie Magnet, B’n’M Poles and Humminbird/Minn-Kota. Kris has been a guest on Brushpile Fishing, Kentucky Afield, ESPN Radio, and various podcasts. In addition to his passion for the outdoors, Kris loves to share the good news of Jesus Christ through ministry work.