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Keith Monson


Hometown Burgin, Kentucky
Age 59
Former Occupation Convenience store owner
Height 5' 11''
Weight 190 lbs.


Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 3 (0) As of 1/14/2008
Career Earnings* $66,828 As of 1/14/2008
Last 3 Finishes 106 - Detroit River, 8/23/2012
63 - Lake Champlain, 6/28/2012
87 - Kentucky Lake, 6/7/2012
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 1/14/2008
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 1 (0) As of 1/14/2008

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero Denny Brauer – "I just always liked the way he fished and the way he conducted himself."
Home Lake Cumberland
Favorite Lake Dale Hollow
Favorite Technique Jigs
Primary Fishing Strength Shallow water
Secondary Fishing Strength Ledge-fishing
Biggest Weakness Finesse-fishing
Boat Ranger
Motor Yamaha
Fishing Sponsors Berkley (Trilene line and baits), Abu Garcia, Cumberland Pro Lures, Attraxx

Non-Fishing Sponsors Action Petroleum
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) Chevy 1500 pickup

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Steak and potatoes
Favorite Music Southern gospel
Favorite Book/Movie Christmas Vacation (movie)
Non-Angling Hero Johnny Bench
When Not Fishing "I spend a lot of time babysitting my granddaughter."
Why He Fishes "I've always fished, and I like the competitive aspect of it. It adds a little more drive and forces you to concentrate."
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
8/23/2012 FLWT Detroit River 106  
6/28/2012 FLWT Lake Champlain 63  
6/7/2012 FLWT Kentucky Lake 87  
5/17/2012 FLWT Potomac River 31  
4/26/2012 FLWT Beaver Lake 52  
3/29/2012 FLWT Table Rock Lake 71  
3/8/2012 FLWT Lake Hartwell 107  
2/9/2012 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 94  
10/20/2011 FLWT Lake Guntersville 112  
6/16/2011 FLWT Kentucky Lake 85  
6/2/2011 FLWT Potomac River 64  
5/19/2011 FLWT Red River 112  
4/14/2011 FLWT Lake Chickamauga 121  
3/24/2011 FLWT Lake Hartwell 46  
3/3/2011 FLWT Beaver Lake 83  
2/3/2011 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 60  
8/5/2010 FLWT Lake Lanier 23  
6/23/2010 FLWT Lake Guntersville 25  
5/26/2010 FLWT Lake Ouachita 4  
4/21/2010 FLWT Fort Loudoun/Tellico Lakes 55  
3/24/2010 FLWT Lake Norman 107  
3/3/2010 FLWT Table Rock Lake 58  
7/9/2009 FLWT Lake Champlain 83  
6/11/2009 FLWT Kentucky Lake 77  
5/14/2009 FLWT Beaver Lake 101  
4/23/2009 FLWT Lake Norman 42  
3/12/2009 FLWT Table Rock Lake 101  
2/12/2009 FLWT Lake Guntersville 41  
7/10/2008 FLWT Detroit River 8  
6/19/2008 FLWT Ft. Loudoun-Tellico 60  
5/15/2008 FLWT Beaver Lake 106  
4/24/2008 FLWT Lake Norman 97  
4/3/2008 FLWT Lewis Smith 138  
2/28/2008 FLWT Lake Tohopekaliga 99  
8/2/2007 FLWT Lake Ouachita 33  
7/12/2007 FLWT Detroit River 34  
6/14/2007 FLWT Potomac River 90  
5/17/2007 FLWT Beaver Lake 74  
4/26/2007 FLWT Lake Norman 89  
3/29/2007 FLWT Fort Loudoun-Tellico 12  
2/15/2007 FLWT Lake Travis 61  
11/15/2006 FLWS Lewis Smith Lake 10  
10/11/2006 FLWS Lake of the Ozarks 81  
5/31/2006 FLWS Old Hickory Lake 113  
5/3/2006 FLWS Lake Cumberland 138  

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

Biographical data last updated: 1/14/2008

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