Adrian Avena

Adrian Avena

Major League Fishing

Bass Pro Tour Angler

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Adrian Avena, aka “Jersey Boy”, was born and raised in New Jersey, and he is a force to be reckoned with in the angling world. With a wealth of experience and an undeniable love for the sport, Avena has become a respected name in professional fishing circles. As a TackleDirect Pro Staff angler, he showcases his exceptional skills and shares his expertise with fellow anglers, inspiring them to push their limits and embrace the thrill of the chase. moments he lives for.

Avena's journey in fishing began at a young age, as he honed his craft on the diverse waters of the Garden State. Drawing inspiration from his surroundings, he quickly developed a deep understanding of the fish species and their habitats. This intimate knowledge has proven invaluable, as Avena consistently finds himself in contention during tournaments across the country.

Known for his unwavering determination and meticulous attention to detail, Avena leaves no stone unturned in his pursuit of excellence. He embraces the latest angling technologies and techniques, constantly pushing boundaries and adapting to changing conditions. This adaptability, combined with his instinctive understanding of fish behavior, has enabled him to consistently outsmart his prey and emerge victorious on countless occasions.


Major League Fishing (MLF) Bass Pro Tour

Career Wins: 1
  Top 10 Finishes: 4
  Redcrest Appearances: 3
 2022 AOY finish: 12th
 2021 AOY finish: 23rd
  2020 AOY finish: 15th
  2019 AOY finish: 37th

Bassmaster (B.A.S.S.)

Career Wins: 0

Top 5 Finishes: 2

Top 10 Finishes: 5

Top 20 Finishes: 16

Classic Appearances: 1
2018 AOY Finish: 48th
2017 AOY Finish: 46th

2016 AOY Finish: 45th

Fishing League Worldwide (FLW)

Career Wins: 2

Top 10 Finishes: 10

Total Events Fished: 50

Cup Appearances: 3

Years As FLW Tour Pro: 4

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