Jake
Whitaker
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Biography

Jake Whitaker is in his 3rd year on the Bassmaster Elite Series. The 2018 Bassmaster Rookie of the Year has qualified for the Bassmaster Classic both of his years on tour. In college at UNC Charlotte, Whitaker won the 2014 National Championship and is a two-time College Classic bracket competitor. His highest Elite Series finish is 5th place at the 2018 Sabine River and 2020 St. Johns River.

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Personal Info

Hometown

Fairview, 
North Carolina

Birthdate

March 31, 1992

Family

Haley (wife)

Hobbies

Hunting, outdoor sports
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Content

Making night moves

Making night moves

By Jake Whitaker

With the Guntersville tournament behind us, we’re more than halfway through the 2019 Bassmaster Elite Series schedule. It will be several weeks before I leave home to fish the next Elite event at...

Workin’ for a living

Workin’ for a living

By Jake Whitaker

It seems that many bass fans believe every Bassmaster Elite Series pro has it made because “all you guys have to do is fish.”The reality is that more than half of us on the Elite tour do some type...

Stick to your guns

Stick to your guns

By Jake Whitaker

I’m pleased that I qualified for the 2019 Bassmaster Classic in my first year of fishing the Bassmaster Elite Series. But I’d be lying if I said I was satisfied with finishing 27th in the Toyota...

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