Jim Sutton (Director)

Hometown: originally; Clinton, Mo., currently Woodbridge, Va.

Family: wife, Deborah; son, James and daughter, Tiffany


Joined: J.B. Custom Rods Team: 2007


Boat model: 2012 Triton 20 XST


Favorite Aspect of using a J. B. Custom Rod: Sensitivity, Power and the ergonomic rod features that reduce fatigue.


Favorite Fishing Technique: Power fishing with crank baits, spinners baits and swim Jigs


Favorite waters to Fish: Tidal Waters; Chickahominy, James and Potomac Rivers

Biggest Fish: 8.71 lb. Largemouth Bass

Heaviest Tournament Weight: 25.03 lbs.

Career Highlights:

Fishers of Men National Tournament Trail – 2015 District 4 Championship - 4 th place. 2014 District 5 Champion, 2015 / 2014 FOM National Championship Qualifier, 2014 FOM VA-East Division – Chickahominy River 1 st Place, 2013 FOM VA-East Division – Lake Anna 1 st Place, 2010 FOM VA-East Division – James River 1 st Place; FOM Regional / District Qualifier 2003 – Present.