Steve Sarley and Brandyn Shepherd are now friends
Aug 22
Steve Sarley is now a member of Angling Network
Aug 12




Currently the host of “We Fish ASA,” a weekly one-hour podcast brought to you by the proud industry members of the American Sportfishing Association now in its third year. We Fish ASA, “the best darned fishing show on radio or the Internet in the entire U.S.A.,” has a tremendous audience and is one of the most-listened to fishing programs in the country. Over ten years as a bi-weekly by-lined columnist for Illinois Outdoor News magazine. Over 14 years as a weekly by-lined columnist for the Northwest Herald and many of the other newspapers published by Shaw Media. Former host of the weekly “Great Outdoors” on CLTV, a Tribune station. The show aired live every Thursday evening for over four years. 11 years as the host of “The Outdoors Experience” radio show on WIND AM-560. A high-powered station owned by Salem Communications. It was the highest rated show in the Chicago market. I’ve written for many other newspapers and magazines over my career. I also present seminars to various groups on a variety of outdoor topics. I have also been the host and/or emcee for a number of outdoor shows and banquets. I have also been a guest on a number of outdoor television shows.


Outdoor writer and broadcaster

Personal Best Fish

1.95-pound perch from Lake Michigan

Favorite Fish Species

Walleye, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, muskies

Favorite Waters

Eagle Lake in Ontario, Fox Chain in Illinois, Geneva and Delavan in Wisconsin

Favorite Rods and Reels

St. Croix and Daiwa