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Michael Iaconelli

Michael  Iaconelli

Info

Hometown Pittsgrove, New Jersey
Age 42
Former Occupation Managed a Dick's Sporting Goods/fishing section
Height 5' 9''
Weight 150 lbs.
Injuries None

Stats

Years Pro 15
Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 62 (9) As of 8/11/2014
Career Earnings* $2.61 million As of 8/11/2014
Current World Rank 52
Current Bassmaster Standing 36 (427 points)
Best Finish in 2014 1 - Delaware River, 8/7/2014
Best Finish in 2013 4 - Grand Lake, 2/22/2013
Last 3 Finishes 1 - Delaware River, 8/7/2014
42 - Lake Chickamauga, 6/11/2014
6 - Lake Dardanelle, 5/15/2014
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 15 (1) As of 8/11/2014
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 2 (0) As of 8/11/2014
Titles/Honors Bassmaster Classic champ (2003), B.A.S.S. Angler of the Year (2006)

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero Rick Clunn - "He's been a real inspiration, especially on the thinking side of fishing."
Home Lake Delaware River
Favorite Lake Lake Champlain (NY/VT) - "It's the best lake in the country. It's a 50-50 lake. You go down one bank and catch 50 largemouths, and then go out a little deeper down the same bank and catch 50 smallmouths."
Primary Fishing Strength Power fishing
Secondary Fishing Strength Finesse fishing
Biggest Weakness Deep water (deeper than 50 feet)
Boat Bass Cat
Motor Yamaha
Team Toyota
Fishing Sponsors Rapala, Berkley (line, soft baits), Abu Garcia, Spiderwire, Lowrance, Cocoons, Basshole Gear, SOG, Molix (wire baits), Hatcams, Power-Pole
Non-Fishing Sponsors Toyota, Dick's Sporting Goods
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) Toyota Tundra (Toyota)

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Lobster (boiled)
Favorite Music Alternative rock (Deftones) and hip-hop
Favorite Book/Movie Evil Dead 2 (classic horror movie)
Non-Angling Hero Don Fort (Uncle) - "To go through (cancer) like that, to beat it and never give up, that whole never-give-up attitude in me really came from him."
When Not Fishing "You spend so much time on the road, when I get home I just want to veg with the family."
Why He Fishes "Two reasons: I love fishing in general, but I'm driven by the competition."
Website www.mikeiaconelli.com
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
8/7/2014 BElite Delaware River 1  
6/11/2014 BElite Lake Chickamauga 42  
5/15/2014 BElite Lake Dardanelle 6  
5/9/2014 TTBC Lake Fork 17  
5/1/2014 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 100  
4/3/2014 BElite Table Rock Lake 33  
3/20/2014 BElite St. Johns River 64  
3/13/2014 BElite Lake Seminole 75  
2/21/2014 BElite Lake Guntersville 47  
10/4/2013 TTBC Lake Conroe 9  
8/22/2013 BElite Lake St. Clair 33  
8/8/2013 BElite St. Lawrence River 63  
6/20/2013 BElite Mississippi River 35  
5/9/2013 BElite Alabama River 31  
5/2/2013 BElite West Point Lake 46  
4/18/2013 BElite Bull Shoals Lake 36  
3/21/2013 BElite Falcon Lake 52  
3/14/2013 BElite Sabine River 83  
2/22/2013 BElite Grand Lake 4  
8/23/2012 BElite Oneida Lake 39  
6/28/2012 BElite Lake Michigan 59  
6/21/2012 BElite Mississippi River 35  
6/7/2012 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 42  
5/3/2012 BElite Douglas Lake 67  
4/19/2012 BElite Bull Shoals Lake 19  
3/22/2012 BElite Lake Okeechobee 21  
3/15/2012 BElite St. Johns River 58  
2/24/2012 BElite Red River 26  
9/15/2011 FLWT Lake Champlain 13  
6/16/2011 BElite Lake Wheeler 57  
6/9/2011 BElite Arkansas River 41  
6/2/2011 FLWT Potomac River 2  
5/12/2011 BElite Lake Murray 3  
5/5/2011 BElite West Point Lake 66  
4/14/2011 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 35  
4/6/2011 BElite Lake Pickwick 11  
3/17/2011 BElite St. Johns River 58  
3/10/2011 BElite Harris Chain 19  
2/18/2011 BElite Louisiana Delta 11  
10/1/2010 TTBC Lake Conroe 2  
6/17/2010 BElite Ft. Gibson 56  
6/9/2010 BElite Kentucky Lake 58  
5/20/2010 BElite Clarks Hill Lake 17  
5/6/2010 BElite Lake Guntersville 66  
4/29/2010 BElite Pickwick Lake 11  
4/15/2010 BElite Smith Mountain Lake 52  
3/18/2010 BElite Clear Lake 25  
3/11/2010 BElite California Delta 4  
2/19/2010 BElite Lay Lake 6  
9/17/2009 BElite Alabama River 4  
9/12/2009 BElite Lake Jordan 1  
8/13/2009 BElite Oneida Lake 54  
7/30/2009 FLW Ohio, Monongahela, Allegheny Rivers 2  
6/11/2009 BElite Mississippi River 26  
6/3/2009 BElite Kentucky Lake 14  
5/7/2009 BElite Lake Guntersville 4  
4/23/2009 BElite Smith Mountain Lake 42  
4/2/2009 BElite Lake Wheeler 5  
3/26/2009 BElite Lake Dardanelle 96  
3/12/2009 BElite Lake Amistad 7  
2/20/2009 BElite Red River 2  
8/7/2008 BElite Lake Oneida 3  
7/31/2008 BElite Lake Erie/Niagara River 5  
6/26/2008 BElite Old Hickory 9  
6/12/2008 BElite Kentucky Lake 63  
6/5/2008 BElite Lake Wheeler 61  
5/15/2008 BElite Lake Murray 65  
5/1/2008 BElite Clarks Hill 38  
4/10/2008 BElite Lake Amistad 17  
4/3/2008 BElite Falcon Lake 11  
3/13/2008 BElite Lake Toho 46  
3/6/2008 BElite Harris Chain 77  
2/22/2008 BElite Lake Hartwell 10  
9/13/2007 BElite Lake Tohopekaliga 69  
8/23/2007 BMajor-l Lake Dardanelle 31  
8/9/2007 BElite Potomac River 32  
7/26/2007 BMajor-m Lake Oneida 10  
7/19/2007 BElite Lake Erie/Niagara River 51  
7/12/2007 BElite Lake Champlain 62  
6/21/2007 BElite Grand Lake 18  
6/7/2007 BElite Smith Mountain Lake 18  
5/17/2007 BMajor-a High Rock Lake 16  
4/26/2007 BElite Lake Guntersville 64  
4/19/2007 BElite Clarks Hill 64  
3/29/2007 BElite Clear Lake 56  
3/22/2007 BElite California Delta 54  
3/8/2007 BElite Lake Amistad 2  
2/23/2007 BElite Lay Lake 23  
9/14/2006 BElite Table Rock Lake 41  
8/24/2006 BMajor-l Arkansas River 16  
8/10/2006 BElite Potomac River 4  
7/27/2006 BMajor-a Lake Wylie 37  
7/13/2006 BElite Lake Champlain 66  
7/6/2006 BElite Oneida Lake 6  
6/15/2006 BElite Kentucky Lake 39  
6/1/2006 BElite Grand Lake 10  
5/18/2006 BMajor-m Eagle Mountain Lake 2  
5/4/2006 BElite Clarks Hill Reservoir 12  
4/20/2006 BElite Lake Guntersville 1  
3/30/2006 BElite Santee-Cooper 18  
3/16/2006 BElite Sam Rayburn Reservoir 13  
3/9/2006 BElite Lake Amistad 16  
2/24/2006 BElite Lake Tohopekaliga 51  
8/12/2005 Top Gun Eagle Mountain Lake 17  
7/29/2005 BT Ohio, Monongahela, Allegheny Rivers 5  
6/22/2005 FLW Potomac River 1  
6/15/2005 E50 Lake Wissota 9  
6/1/2005 E50 Lewisville Lake 3  
5/18/2005 E50 Lake Dardanelle (Arkansas River) 2  
5/11/2005 FLW Wheeler Lake 45  
4/20/2005 E50 Smith Lake 9  
4/13/2005 FLW Beaver Lake 55  
3/31/2005 BT Table Rock Lake 77  
3/17/2005 BT Lake Norman 13  
3/9/2005 FLW Ouachita River 141  
3/3/2005 BT Strom Thurmond Reservoir (Clarks Hill) 5  
2/24/2005 BT Lake Guntersville 19  
2/9/2005 FLW Lake Toho 180  
2/3/2005 BT Harris Chain 53  
1/27/2005 BT Lake Toho 49  
1/19/2005 FLW Lake Okeechobee 190  
7/30/2004 BASS Lake Wylie 19  
6/16/2004 E50 Ohio, Cumberland, Tennessee Rivers 16  
6/2/2004 E50 Alabama River 41  
5/19/2004 E50 Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway 36  
4/14/2004 E50 Lake Dardanelle 14  
3/25/2004 BT Santee Cooper Lakes 31  
3/18/2004 BT Lake Eufaula 39  
3/4/2004 BT Table Rock Lake 23  
2/26/2004 BT Lake Guntersville 5  
2/5/2004 BT Smith Lake 97  
1/29/2004 BT Harris Chain of Lakes 4  
8/1/2003 BT* Louisiana Delta 1  
5/14/2003 FLW Kentucky Lake 67  
4/9/2003 FLW Beaver Lake (Wal-Mart Open) 116  
3/20/2003 BT Santee Cooper 85  
3/6/2003 BT Lake Eufaula 44  
2/20/2003 BT Toledo Bend 149  
2/6/2003 BT Lake Seminole 144  
1/22/2003 FLW Lake Okeechobee 64  
1/16/2003 BT Lake Okeechobee 14  
1/9/2003 BT Harris Chain of Lakes 71  
7/25/2002 BT* Lay Lake 38  
6/19/2002 FLW Lake Champlain 30  
5/15/2002 FLW Old Hickory Lake 52  
5/8/2002 BT Lake Eufaula 71  
4/17/2002 FLW Beaver Lake 134  
4/10/2002 BT Lake Guntersville 14  
3/13/2002 FLW Lake Ouachita 78  
2/13/2002 FLW Lake Wheeler 132  
2/6/2002 BT Lake Seminole 1  
1/23/2002 FLW Lake Okeechobee 33  
12/12/2001 BT Lake Toho 64  
10/31/2001 BT Red River 127  
8/22/2001 BT Lake St. Clair 50  


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

Biographical data last updated: 8/11/2014

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