Wayman Coleman, IV is an award-winning angler and business owner.
He currently fishes the American Bass Anglers (ABA), Bass Fishing League (BFL) and Fishers of Men National Tournament Trail. Wayman is also a member of The Renegades Bass Club of Abbeville S.C., where he won 2014 Angler of the Year. He also qualified for the 2015 ABA National Championship, in which he finished 100th out of 301 anglers, and 5th under the Department of Homeland Security bracket for the ABA Championship.
Wayman has worked with several charity events, focusing on families and children in need. He organized two events and tournaments and is one of the leading fundraisers and organizers for the 2015 “12 Days of Fishmas,” which helped Johnathan’s Place raise money for abused and neglected children.
A native of Abbeville S.C., Wayman resides in Greenwood, S.C. with his wife Jillian. He graduated from Abbeville High School in 2002, where he received All-State honors in football and All-Region honors in basketball for three years. He earned his B.S. in Industrial Engineering from South Carolina State University in 2007. For years, he has been a firefighter with the City of Greenwood Fire Department. Also entrepreneurial, he is the owner of C&C Landscaping and Lawn Service, in addition to being Vice President of Coleman’s Farm Sale and Service LLC. His hobbies include fishing, hunting, playing basketball, spending time with family and friends and assisting with charitable functions.
Wayman’s goals are to be the best husband, father and professional bass angler.
In 2016, Wayman will participate in the following tournament trails, leagues and events:
- Bassmaster Southern Opens or the FLW Rayovac