Born in Akron, Ohio, John Cotterill has lived in Lakeland since the 1960’s. Since 1982 he has hosted the weekly feature Let’s Go Fishin’ on WPCV Thursday night at 7:50 P.M.
John has racked up a number of accomplishments during his career. In 1972 he co-founded the Lakeland Bass Masters Club. He has been Tournament Director for the Budweiser Bass Classic for Senior Orphans, and an outdoor writer for the Lakeland Ledger where he wrote a fishing column. His favorite saying is “Ya’ll keep a tight line and I’ll see ya’ on the pond real soon.”
John and his wife, Dee, have three children and four grandchildren and live in Lakeland.
1978 - 2005 WPCV-FM 97.5 - Winter Haven (On Air Personality)