about johnny!




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


Two
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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
Sponsored by:
Cuestix International and Scorpion Cues
Preferred game Nine Ball
Likes to also play Straight Pool
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

A very impressive list of Johnny Archer's Titles below:

Has won over 60 pro events, including Camel, PBT, WPA, etc.

2007
3 First place finishes
2006 4 First place finishes
2005
5 First place finishes
2004 Player of the Year
6 First place finishes
2003 Player of the Year
8 First place finishes!
2002 5 First place finishes!
2001
3 First place finishes
2000
4 First place finishes

Player of the Decade
1999 Player of the Year
U.S. Open Champion
1998

1997 World Championship Champion
1996 Player of the Year
1995 Player of the Year
World Championship Champion
1994
Won "all-around" in Cleveland (won all three events: straight pool, 9-ball and 10-ball)
1993
Player of the Year
World Championship Champion
1992 Player of the Year
World Championship Champion