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Jesse Wiggins

Jesse  Wiggins


Hometown Addison, Alabama
Age 29
Former Occupation Respiratory therapist (current)
Height 5' 11''
Weight 210 lbs.


Years Pro 1
Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 5 (3) As of 2/18/2018
Career Earnings* $273,115 As of 2/18/2018
Current World Rank 52
Current Bassmaster Standing 26 (618 points)
Best Finish in 2018 18 - Lake Martin, 2/8/2018
Best Finish in 2017 3 - Cherokee Lake, 2/9/2017
Last 3 Finishes 21 - Lake Chatuge, 9/20/2018
27 - St. Lawrence River, 8/23/2018
36 - Lake Oahe, 6/29/2018
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 1 (0) As of 2/18/2018
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 2/18/2018

Angling Stuff

Home Lake Smith Lake
Favorite Lake Smith Lake
Least Favorite Lake "I don't know of any I don't like."
Favorite Technique Throwing a worm
Primary Fishing Strength Open mindedness
Secondary Fishing Strength Deep water
Biggest Weakness Sight-fishing
Boat Bass Cat
Motor Honda
Fishing Sponsors Jenko Fishing, Bass Cat, Honda, Lowrance, T-H Marine Products, Power-Pole, St. Croix, Shimano, Seaguar, Owner Hooks, Zoom Bait Co.
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) GMC

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Any kind of meat
Favorite Music Classic rock
Favorite Book/Movie Bassmaster magazine/Forrest Gump (movie)
When Not Fishing Turkey hunting, watching sports
Why He Fishes "The moment between when you feel the bite and setting the hook."
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
9/20/2018 BElite Lake Chatuge 21  
8/23/2018 BElite St. Lawrence River 27  
6/29/2018 BElite Lake Oahe 36  
6/21/2018 BElite Mississippi River 76  
6/7/2018 BElite Sabine River 40  
5/17/2018 BElite Lake Travis 76  
5/4/2018 BElite Kentucky Lake 67  
4/26/2018 BElite Grand Lake 20  
3/16/2018 BElite Lake Hartwell 46  
2/8/2018 BElite Lake Martin 18  
9/14/2017 BElite Mille Lacs Lake 25  
8/24/2017 BElite Lake St. Clair 56  
7/27/2017 BElite Lake Champlain 64  
7/20/2017 BElite St. Lawrence River 24  
6/2/2017 BElite Lake Dardanelle 48  
5/17/2017 BElite Sam Rayburn Reservoir 82  
4/27/2017 BElite Ross Barnett Reservoir 69  
4/6/2017 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 42  
3/24/2017 BElite Lake Conroe 33  
2/23/2017 BElite Lake Okeechobee 40  
2/9/2017 BElite Cherokee Lake 3  

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

Biographical data last updated: 2/18/2018

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