Johnny Smith Jr
Albany , GA
Competition Team: N
Member Since: 2016-01-26
2019 National Standings
2019 Division Point Standings
Service Team Standings (American Fishing Tour Only)
2019 Tournament Results
What Truck, Boat and Outboard does Johnny run?
2015 1500 GMC SIERRA SLT
What Johnny does for a living:
Brewing mechanic at MillerCoors
What you should know about Johnny:
How Johnny started fishing
Aspirations or goals with fishing
To eventually move to the boater side
Favorite way to fish
Frog fishing, the explosive strike
Most exciting fishing experience
Watching my son land his first bass (a 5 pounder).
How Johnny preps for a tournament
Making sure I have the right equipment to adapt to the boater's fishing style.
Three favorite search baits
Frog, buzzbait, swimjig.
Best tournament finish and what you did that day when you were fishing.
Most challenging part of tournament fishing
When tournaments don't go my way
Learn from the mistakes.
Advice to give to an aspiring tournament angler:
Never stop learning.
Some shared general bass fishing techniques for people just getting into the sport
As a co-angler, don't be afraid to fish a Texas rigged worm behind your boater.