Adrian Avena

Adrian Avena aka Jersey Boy (1)Nicknamed the “Jersey Boy”, FLW Tour angler Adrian Avena has joined the top ranks of today’s top pro anglers in only a few short years of fishing bass competitions. Adrian attended Chestnut Hill College and he quickly found success fishing competitively for his college. After graduating with a B.A. in Business Administration, Avena decided to pursue a competitive fishing career even further. In 2011, Adrian attended a Bass University class as a student and he also won a FLW Series event on Lake Champlain in the same year. It is very clear that this young man joins The Bass University with its mission to “Never Stop Learning”! In 2012 , Adrian began his rookie season on the FLW Tour and finished in 23rd place in the Angler of the Year race. Adrian followed his strong rookie season with an incredible 7th place rank in the 2013 Angler of the Year race on the FLW Tour and also finished in 11th place at the Forrest Wood Cup on the Red River. When not bass fishing, Avena enjoys saltwater fishing and hunting.
Watch Adrian’s ‘Fishing with an Open Mind’ and ‘Swimbaits’ classes on The Bass University TV.