James Watson - Lampe, Missouri - Major League Fishing
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MLF James Watson Profile

James Watson

Lampe, Missouri

MLF James Watson Profile Missouri native James Watson is the only professional angler in the world who can claim to be both a former drill sergeant in the U.S. Army and a Bass Pro Shops Open winner. Watson won the Bass Pro Shops Central Open in 2015, and also claimed the 2016 FLW Invitational on Lake Norris, Tennessee. Watson is a member of the USA Bass Fishing Team.

Stats

Career Wins
2
Top 10s
13
Top 20s
17
Winnings
$505,390

Sponsors

Tackle HD, Charger Boats, Mercury Marine, General Tire, Black Rifle Coffee Company, Quantum, Garmin, Cashion Rods, Megaware KeelGuard, Russell Marine Products, Lure Lock, Power-Pole, Rite Hite, T-H Marine, MTech Batteries, Uranus Fudge Factory, Ulrich Marine, Maxima Fishing Line, Elite Anglr

Did you know?

James Watson likes to mow his yard; go to lake parties and go boating in the summer; help bring awareness and raise money for the Shriners Hospitals for Children; and slumber parties at Gerald Swindle's house.

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Tackle Warehouse Pro Circuit - TITLE
Year Place Bass Caught Total Weight Winnings Status
2017 40 7 13 - 06 $10,000 Pro
2013 33 10 16 - 11 $10,000 Pro
2009 32 3 3 - 02 $525 Strike King Co-Angler
Tackle Warehouse Pro Circuit - Pro Circuit
Year Rank Points Events Fished Bass Caught Top 10s Wins Winnings Status
2020 0 2 15 0 0 Pro
2018 114 709 7 77 1 0 $38,000 Pro
2017 89 806 7 52 0 0 $32,500 Pro
2016 87 712 6 52 0 0 $20,000 Pro
2015 92 691 6 56 0 0 $9,688 Pro
2014 74 725 6 65 1 0 $35,000 Pro
2013 23 924 6 62 0 0 $47,453 Pro
2012 130 482 4 37 0 0 $7,733 Pro
2011 109 593 6 45 0 0 Pro
2010 103 536 5 43 0 0 $11,064 Pro
2009 37 816 6 40 1 0 $7,073 Strike King Co-Angler
Tackle Warehouse Pro Circuit - Pro Circuit Invitational
Year Place Bass Caught Total Weight Winnings Status
2016 1 15 36 - 10 $95,400 Pro
Toyota Series - Championship
Year Place Bass Caught Total Weight Winnings Status
2016 17 8 18 - 04 $3,500 Pro
2014 105 9 11 - 13 Pro
2008 6 8 20 - 12 $2,300 Strike King Co-Angler
Toyota Series - Central
Year Rank Points Events Fished Bass Caught Top 10s Wins Winnings Status
2019 121 249 1 14 1 0 $13,978 Pro
2018 121 311 2 15 1 0 $6,200 Pro
2017 147 241 1 11 1 0 $4,000 Pro
2016 33 821 3 32 0 0 $4,476 Pro
2015 138 244 1 15 1 0 $7,000 Pro
2014 17 450 3 29 0 0 $5,462 Pro
2013 124 180 1 6 0 0 $1,292 Pro
2011 78 285 2 9 0 0 $965 Pro
2008 12 590 4 23 0 0 $847 Strike King Co-Angler
Toyota Series - Northern
Year Rank Points Events Fished Bass Caught Top 10s Wins Winnings Status
2021 126 234 1 10 0 0 $2,515 Pro
Toyota Series - Southeastern
Year Rank Points Events Fished Bass Caught Top 10s Wins Winnings Status
2016 281 38 1 2 0 0 Pro
2015 169 231 1 10 0 0 $3,000 Pro
2013 260 92 1 7 0 0 Strike King Co-Angler
2011 216 87 1 10 0 0 Pro
Toyota Series - Southwestern
Year Rank Points Events Fished Bass Caught Top 10s Wins Winnings Status
2019 125 218 1 8 0 0 Pro
2018 141 227 1 5 0 0 $2,760 Pro
2016 132 240 1 10 0 0 $3,750 Pro
Toyota Series - Plains
Year Rank Points Events Fished Bass Caught Top 10s Wins Winnings Status
2021 16 666 3 29 1 0 $7,150 Pro
2020 34 613 3 19 0 0 Pro
Phoenix Bass Fishing League - Arkie
Year Rank Points Events Fished Bass Caught Top 10s Wins Winnings Status
2011 75 299 1 9 1 0 $2,061 Boater
Phoenix Bass Fishing League - Northeast
Year Rank Points Events Fished Bass Caught Top 10s Wins Winnings Status
1996 0 2 0 0 0 Boater
1995 0 1 0 0 0 Strike King Co-Angler
Phoenix Bass Fishing League - Ozark
Year Rank Points Events Fished Bass Caught Top 10s Wins Winnings Status
2021 1 978 4 20 3 1 $12,371 Boater
2020 257 20 1 0 0 0 Boater
2018 105 341 1 5 0 0 Boater
2016 118 340 1 5 0 0 Boater
2015 129 248 1 5 1 0 $1,345 Boater
2014 65 540 2 9 0 0 Boater
2013 50 660 3 11 1 0 $993 Boater
2010 0 1 0 0 0 Boater
2009 85 440 2 10 0 0 Boater
1997 87 3 8 1 0 $1,495 Boater
Phoenix Bass Fishing League - Plains
Year Rank Points Events Fished Bass Caught Top 10s Wins Winnings Status
1997 0 1 1 0 0 Boater
1997 25 1 3 0 0 Strike King Co-Angler
Phoenix Bass Fishing League - Region 5
Year Place Bass Caught Total Weight Winnings Status
2013 112 1 2 - 14 Boater