MLF tour pro and Douglas Outdoors Ambassador Jimmy Reese has been fishing professionally for 21 years, and started his career fishing out of a float tube. Fishing team tournaments and fishing as a co-angler for 7 years were also stepping stones for his illustrious career. Jimmy Reese is the proud recipient of four Angler of the Year titles, including 2 FLW RAYOVAC Angler of the Year titles. Jimmy also has 9 professional wins, and over a million dollars in career earnings. Included in his 9 wins are 4 professional wins with FLW, including his first on Clearlake, and backed up with back to back wins in 2007 and 2008 on the California Delta. Jimmy also has 20 top 10’s out of 73 events with FLW. Over the past 8 years Jimmy has placed 4th or better 5 times in the Angler of the Year race.
Jimmy feels truly blessed to have an amazing wife and family, two sons and a daughter, because it is with their support and the support of countless friends that Jimmy believes that his future is bright with prosperity.