Jasper , GA
Competition Team: ASC
2021 National Standings
2021 Division Point Standings
2021 Service Team Standings (American Fishing Tour Only)
2021 Tournament Results
What Truck, Boat and Outboard does Jonathan run?
Outboard: Mercury 150
T-H MARINE, Amphibia, WOO Tungston, TRC Covers, WREAKER BAITS, Reaper Baits.
What Jonathan does for a living:
What you should know about Jonathan:
How Jonathan started fishing
Started fishing as a child with my father and grandmother on Blue Ridge lake.
Aspirations or goals with fishing
Just love to fish and the competition that fishing makes possible. Just want to see how high I can go.
Favorite way to fish
Power fishing is my beard and butter. Will go shallow as long as the oppertunity presents itself.
Most exciting fishing experience
The day I took my little boy out on the lake for the first time and he caught a spot bass on his second cast. Couldn't take the smile off mine or his face.
How Jonathan preps for a tournament
I study lake maps and local fishing reports to see where the fish are relating to and depth and pick my spots from where I think will give me the best opportunity to catch fish.
Three favorite search baits
Crank bait, Chatterbait, Swimbait.
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
I learn from my mistakes in the moment and congradulate the ones that did well and hope the next one goes better than the last.
Advice to give to an aspiring tournament angler:
Some shared general bass fishing techniques for people just getting into the sport