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4/15/1992

Alton Jones, Jr.

Alton  Jones, Jr.

Info

Hometown Lorena, Texas
Age 25
Former Occupation Student
Height 6' 0''
Weight 190 lbs.

Stats

Years Pro < 1
Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 2 (1) As of 3/3/2017
Career Earnings* $103,923 As of 3/3/2017
Current World Rank 214
Current Bassmaster Standing 57 (332 points)
Best Finish in 2017 8 - Sam Rayburn Reservoir, 5/17/2017
Last 3 Finishes 40 - Lake Dardanelle, 6/2/2017
65 - Lake Dardanelle, 6/2/2017
8 - Sam Rayburn Reservoir, 5/17/2017
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 3/3/2017
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 3/3/2017

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero My father
Home Lake Whitney
Favorite Lake Champlain
Least Favorite Lake Lewisville
Favorite Technique Shallow cranking
Primary Fishing Strength Fishing for spawning bass
Secondary Fishing Strength Shallow power-fishing
Biggest Weakness Cold water (less than 45 degrees)
Boat Skeeter
Motor Yamaha
Fishing Sponsors Kistler Rods, Booyah Bait Co, ZoneLOC hooks, T-H Marine, Garmin, Lithium Pros, YUM Bait.
Non-Fishing Sponsors Miracle Ear
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) Ford

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Crawfish
Favorite Music East Texas country
Favorite Book/Movie Saving Private Ryan (movie)
Non-Angling Hero My grandfather
When Not Fishing Duck hunting, spending time with my fiancť
Why He Fishes "I fish for the competition. I've always had a passion for fishing, but the competition side is really what drives me."
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
6/2/2017 BElite Lake Dardanelle 40  
6/2/2017 BElite Lake Dardanelle 65  
5/17/2017 BElite Sam Rayburn Reservoir 8  
4/27/2017 BElite Ross Barnett Reservoir 100  
4/6/2017 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 103  
3/24/2017 BElite Lake Conroe 39  
2/23/2017 BElite Lake Okeechobee 33  
2/9/2017 BElite Cherokee Lake 25  


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

Biographical data last updated: 3/3/2017

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