Personal Details and
Pool Details!


Birthdate November 12, 1968
Born in Waycross, GA
Grew up in Twin City, GA
Two brothers and two sisters
They do not play pool, but they like to watch, including his Dad, George Archer, SR.
Johnny also plays other sports: golf, basketball, tennis and bowling.
Married to Melanie on Aug 4, 2002

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Cue Sponsor Scorpion Cues
Cue  2003 Scorpion cue, Johnny Archer signature model
Cue Tip Hercules medium hard tip
Break Cue 20 oz. Scorpion Break Cue (Johnny helped design it)
Cue Case Action Case from CueStix International
House Pro Mr. Cues II in Atlanta
Sponsored by:
Olhausen Billiards
Sponsored by:
Inside Pool Magazine
Preferred game Nine Ball
Likes to also play Straight Pool
Favorite Pool Hall
Chattanooga Billiard Club
Favorite Pool Idol Nick Varner
Most Memorable Moment Winning the U.S. Open in 1999
Taught by: Chester Flynt out of Metter, GA taught him "the little stuff and basics."
Age started playing pool 12 years old
How started playing: "Played together with friends after school... and I just kept playing and enjoyed it."
What draws Johnny to the game? "You never know what's going to happen next."

Johnny is a member of the International Pool Tour
Johnny is Member of the UPA.  UPA

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