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John Hunter, Jr.

John  Hunter, Jr.


Hometown Shelbyville, Kentucky
Age 30
Former Occupation None (fished right out of college)
Height 6' 1''
Weight 190 lbs.
Injuries Broken foot (twice), broken wrist, fractured elbow


Years Pro 5
Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 3 (0) As of 5/30/2018
Career Earnings* $98,946 As of 5/30/2018
Current World Rank 218
Current FLW Standing 77 (748 points)
Best Finish in 2021 14 - Lewis Smith Lake, 3/11/2021
Best Finish in 2020 45 - Mississippi River, 7/29/2020
Last 3 Finishes 115 - St. Lawrence River, 7/29/2021
48 - Potomac River, 6/17/2021
50 - Lake Eufaula, 5/13/2021
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 5/30/2018
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 5/30/2018

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero Kevin VanDam
Home Lake Barren River Lake
Favorite Lake Pickwick
Least Favorite Lake Any Florida lake
Favorite Technique Crankbait/jerkbait
Primary Fishing Strength Offshore
Secondary Fishing Strength Highland reservoirs
Biggest Weakness Sight-fishing
Boat Falcon
Motor Suzuki
Fishing Sponsors Falcon Boats, Suzuki Marine, Cashion Rods, Shimano, P-Line, Stanley Jigs, Hale Lure, 6th Sense Lures, Biwaa Fishing Performance, Costa, Jakked Tungsten, Fishbrain, VT2 Livewell Ventialltion, Gator Guards
Non-Fishing Sponsors Texas Roadhouse, Buffalo Construction, Afterburner Inc, CUB Bank
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) Toyota Tundra

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Mexican
Favorite Music Country and rap
Favorite Book/Movie Shooter (movie)
Non-Angling Hero My dad and uncle
When Not Fishing Hunting, golf
Why He Fishes "I'm in love with the sport and competing with the best."
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
7/29/2021 MLFPC St. Lawrence River 115  
6/17/2021 MLFPC Potomac River 48  
5/13/2021 MLFPC Lake Eufaula 50  
4/22/2021 MLFPC Lake Murray 74  
3/11/2021 MLFPC Lewis Smith Lake 14  
2/11/2021 MLFPC Lake Okeechobee 157  
8/11/2020 FLWPC Lake Erie 64  
7/29/2020 FLWPC Mississippi River 45  
6/23/2020 FLWPC Lake Chickamauga 147  
3/19/2020 FLWPC Lake Martin 86  
2/20/2020 FLWPC Harris Chain of Lakes 47  
1/23/2020 FLWPC Sam Rayburn Reservoir 112  
6/27/2019 FLWT Lake Champlain 66  
5/2/2019 FLWT Lake Chickamauga 94  
4/11/2019 FLWT Cherokee Lake 88  
3/28/2019 FLWT Grand Lake 31  
3/7/2019 FLWT Lake Seminole 95  
2/7/2019 FLWT Lake Toho 89  
1/10/2019 FLWT Sam Rayburn Reservoir 47  
6/28/2018 FLWT Lake St. Clair 116  
5/17/2018 FLWT Kentucky Lake 11  
4/26/2018 FLWT Smith Lake 91  
4/12/2018 FLWT Lake Cumberland 166  
3/8/2018 FLWT Lake Lanier 174  
2/22/2018 FLWT Harris Chain of Lakes 3  
1/25/2018 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 54  
8/24/2017 BElite Lake St. Clair 23  
7/27/2017 BElite Lake Champlain 75  
7/20/2017 BElite St. Lawrence River 102  
6/2/2017 BElite Lake Dardanelle 107  
5/17/2017 BElite Sam Rayburn Reservoir 91  
4/27/2017 BElite Ross Barnett Reservoir 86  
4/6/2017 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 64  
2/23/2017 BElite Lake Okeechobee 101  
2/9/2017 BElite Cherokee Lake 59  
9/8/2016 BElite Mississippi River 102  
8/11/2016 BElite Potomac River 103  
6/23/2016 BElite Cayuga Lake 106  
6/8/2016 BElite Lake Texoma 79  
5/12/2016 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 53  
4/28/2016 BElite Wheeler Lake 80  
4/21/2016 BElite Bull Shoals/Norfork Lakes 108  
4/7/2016 BElite Winyah Bay 11  
3/17/2016 BElite St. Johns River 94  

*BASS events (all events because BASS does not report Tour and Open earnings separately) and FLW Tour.

Biographical data last updated: 5/29/2018

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