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Art Ferguson III

Info

Hometown St. Clair Shores, Michigan
Age 49
Former Occupation Plumber

Stats

Years Pro 24
Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 10 2) As of 12/11/2008
Career Earnings* $795,075.50 As of 12/11/2008
Current World Rank 308
Last 3 Finishes 27 - Sam Rayburn Reservoir, 10/11/2012
13 - Wheeler Lake, 9/20/2012
82 - Detroit River, 8/23/2012
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 4 (0) As of 12/11/2008
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 3 (0) As of 12/11/2008

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero Roland Martin - "I remember watching Roland on TV at a very young age. He inspired me and became a great friend and mentor." Jay Yelas - "For his versatility and love for God."
Favorite Lake Lake St. Clair (MI) - "It's my home water, and it's just so consistent."
Least Favorite Lake Old Hickory (TN) - "The lake just fishes small to me."
Favorite Technique Finesse-fishing with tubes and grubs
Boat Triton
Motor Mercury

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Homemade vegetable stew (his own)
Favorite Music Contemporary Christian (the David Crowder Band)
Favorite Book/Movie The Bible (book)/Joshua (movie)
When Not Fishing "I love to golf, spend time on the computer, participate in church activities and spend time with family."
Why He Fishes "At first I could never hold onto a job because I was fishing so much, so I figured I might as well make it a career. Now it's the competition, and I really enjoy being a guide and teaching people how to fish."
Website www.artferguson.com
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
8/22/2001 BT Lake St. Clair 33  
10/31/2001 BT Red River 88  
12/12/2001 BT Lake Toho 113  
2/6/2002 BT Lake Seminole 126  
4/10/2002 BT Lake Guntersville 83  
5/8/2002 BT Lake Eufaula 81  
6/19/2002 FLW Lake Champlain 57  
1/9/2003 BT Harris Chain of Lakes 76  
1/16/2003 BT Lake Okeechobee 76  
2/6/2003 BT Lake Seminole 171  
2/20/2003 BT Toledo Bend 148  
3/6/2003 BT Lake Eufaula 163  
3/20/2003 BT Santee Cooper 148  
1/29/2004 BT Harris Chain of Lakes 50  
2/5/2004 BT Smith Lake 103  
2/26/2004 BT Lake Guntersville 147  
3/4/2004 BT Table Rock Lake 22  
3/18/2004 BT Lake Eufaula 72  
3/25/2004 BT Santee Cooper Lakes 96  
7/30/2004 BASS Lake Wylie 31  
1/19/2005 FLW Lake Okeechobee 37  
1/27/2005 BT Lake Toho 66  
2/3/2005 BT Harris Chain 25  
2/9/2005 FLW Lake Toho 129  
2/24/2005 BT Lake Guntersville 96  
3/3/2005 BT Strom Thurmond Reservoir (Clarks Hill) 92  
3/9/2005 FLW Ouachita River 31  
3/17/2005 BT Lake Norman 115  
3/31/2005 BT Table Rock Lake 125  
4/13/2005 FLW Beaver Lake 168  
5/11/2005 FLW Wheeler Lake 27  
6/22/2005 FLW Potomac River 90  
1/18/2006 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 49  
2/8/2006 FLWT Lake Murray 121  
3/1/2006 FLWT Pickwick Lake 26  
3/8/2006 FLWS Lake Lanier 169  
4/5/2006 FLWT Beaver Lake 91  
5/3/2006 FLWS Lake Cumberland 31  
5/10/2006 FLWT Kentucky Lake 77  
5/31/2006 FLWS Old Hickory Lake 93  
6/21/2006 FLWT Lake Champlain 25  
8/2/2006 FLWT Logan Martin Lake 39  
10/11/2006 FLWS Lake of the Ozarks 58  
11/15/2006 FLWS Lewis Smith Lake 113  
2/15/2007 FLWT Lake Travis 139  
3/29/2007 FLWT Fort Loudoun-Tellico 66  
4/26/2007 FLWT Lake Norman 31  
5/17/2007 FLWT Beaver Lake 72  
6/14/2007 FLWT Potomac River 95  
7/12/2007 FLWT Detroit River 21  
8/2/2007 FLWT Lake Ouachita 56  
2/28/2008 FLWT Lake Tohopekaliga 85  
4/3/2008 FLWT Lewis Smith 100  
4/24/2008 FLWT Lake Norman 9  
5/15/2008 FLWT Beaver Lake 63  
6/19/2008 FLWT Ft. Loudoun-Tellico 3  
7/10/2008 FLWT Detroit River 41  
8/14/2008 FLWT Lake Murray 33  
2/12/2009 FLWT Lake Guntersville 74  
3/12/2009 FLWT Table Rock Lake 71  
4/23/2009 FLWT Lake Norman 58  
5/14/2009 FLWT Beaver Lake 106  
6/11/2009 FLWT Kentucky Lake 69  
7/9/2009 FLWT Lake Champlain 50  
7/30/2009 FLW Ohio, Monongahela, Allegheny Rivers 62  
3/3/2010 FLWT Table Rock Lake 66  
3/24/2010 FLWT Lake Norman 99  
4/21/2010 FLWT Fort Loudoun/Tellico Lakes 52  
5/26/2010 FLWT Lake Ouachita 124  
6/23/2010 FLWT Lake Guntersville 88  
6/2/2011 FLWT Potomac River 67  
9/15/2011 FLWT Lake Champlain 71  
10/20/2011 FLWT Lake Guntersville 121  
2/9/2012 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 4  
8/23/2012 FLWT Detroit River 82  
9/20/2012 FLWT Wheeler Lake 13  
10/11/2012 FLWT Sam Rayburn Reservoir 27  


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

Biographical data last updated: 12/11/2008

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