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Kevin Wirth

Info

Hometown Crestwood, Kentucky
Age 51
Former Occupation Horse racing jockey
Height 5' 10''
Weight 145 lbs.
Injuries Back ailments from horse racing

Stats

Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 34 (2) As of 1/4/2012
Career Earnings* $1.31 million As of 1/4/2012
Last 3 Finishes 14 - Red River, 2/24/2012
36 - Lake Wheeler, 6/16/2011
93 - Arkansas River, 6/9/2011
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 12 (0) As of 1/4/2012
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 2 (0) As of 1/4/2012

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero Rick Clunn - "He's for real. He's a genuine person."
Home Lake Kentucky Lake
Favorite Lake "Any that I make money on."
Least Favorite Lake "Any that fish small."
Favorite Technique Jerkbaits
Primary Fishing Strength Structure fishing
Secondary Fishing Strength Flipping
Biggest Weakness Sight-fishing
Boat Triton
Motor Mercury
Fishing Sponsors Berkley
Non-Fishing Sponsors Early Times Kentucky Whisky
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) Chevy Silverado Dura-Max Diesel

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Steak
Favorite Music "Anything but rap and hard rock."
Favorite Book/Movie "Any true stories."
Non-Angling Hero Robert Beams (great uncle) - "He was like a father I didn't have when I was young because my father was on the road all the time."
When Not Fishing Play golf
Why He Fishes "I do it because I love it."
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
2/24/2012 BElite Red River 14  
6/16/2011 BElite Lake Wheeler 36  
6/9/2011 BElite Arkansas River 93  
5/12/2011 BElite Lake Murray 5  
5/5/2011 BElite West Point Lake 34  
4/14/2011 BElite Toledo Bend Reservoir 14  
4/6/2011 BElite Lake Pickwick 87  
3/17/2011 BElite St. Johns River 16  
3/10/2011 BElite Harris Chain 28  
2/18/2011 BElite Louisiana Delta 18  
6/17/2010 BElite Ft. Gibson 53  
6/9/2010 BElite Kentucky Lake 55  
5/20/2010 BElite Clarks Hill Lake 25  
5/6/2010 BElite Lake Guntersville 43  
4/29/2010 BElite Pickwick Lake 17  
4/15/2010 BElite Smith Mountain Lake 77  
3/18/2010 BElite Clear Lake 19  
3/11/2010 BElite California Delta 38  
2/19/2010 BElite Lay Lake 8  
8/13/2009 BElite Oneida Lake 64  
6/11/2009 BElite Mississippi River 25  
6/3/2009 BElite Kentucky Lake 22  
5/7/2009 BElite Lake Guntersville 3  
4/23/2009 BElite Smith Mountain Lake 53  
4/2/2009 BElite Lake Wheeler 54  
3/26/2009 BElite Lake Dardanelle 21  
3/12/2009 BElite Lake Amistad 56  
2/20/2009 BElite Red River 15  
8/7/2008 BElite Lake Oneida 45  
7/31/2008 BElite Lake Erie/Niagara River 41  
6/26/2008 BElite Old Hickory 1  
6/12/2008 BElite Kentucky Lake 36  
6/5/2008 BElite Lake Wheeler 50  
5/15/2008 BElite Lake Murray 59  
5/1/2008 BElite Clarks Hill 70  
4/10/2008 BElite Lake Amistad 25  
4/3/2008 BElite Falcon Lake 38  
3/13/2008 BElite Lake Toho 89  
3/6/2008 BElite Harris Chain 48  
2/22/2008 BElite Lake Hartwell 35  
9/13/2007 BElite Lake Tohopekaliga 66  
8/23/2007 BMajor-l Lake Dardanelle 41  
8/9/2007 BElite Potomac River 37  
7/26/2007 BMajor-m Lake Oneida 16  
7/19/2007 BElite Lake Erie/Niagara River 7  
7/12/2007 BElite Lake Champlain 20  
6/21/2007 BElite Grand Lake 65  
6/7/2007 BElite Smith Mountain Lake 28  
5/17/2007 BMajor-a High Rock Lake 49  
4/26/2007 BElite Lake Guntersville 53  
4/19/2007 BElite Clarks Hill 28  
3/29/2007 BElite Clear Lake 22  
3/22/2007 BElite California Delta 44  
3/8/2007 BElite Lake Amistad 61  
2/23/2007 BElite Lay Lake 6  
9/14/2006 BElite Table Rock Lake 40  
8/24/2006 BMajor-l Arkansas River 50  
8/10/2006 BElite Potomac River 64  
7/27/2006 BMajor-a Lake Wylie 44  
7/13/2006 BElite Lake Champlain 21  
7/6/2006 BElite Oneida Lake 45  
6/15/2006 BElite Kentucky Lake 2  
6/1/2006 BElite Grand Lake 15  
5/18/2006 BMajor-m Eagle Mountain Lake 54  
5/4/2006 BElite Clarks Hill Reservoir 4  
4/20/2006 BElite Lake Guntersville 27  
3/30/2006 BElite Santee-Cooper 8  
3/16/2006 BElite Sam Rayburn Reservoir 22  
3/9/2006 BElite Lake Amistad 63  
2/24/2006 BElite Lake Tohopekaliga 8  
8/12/2005 Top Gun Eagle Mountain Lake 19  
7/29/2005 BT Ohio, Monongahela, Allegheny Rivers 32  
6/15/2005 E50 Lake Wissota 46  
6/1/2005 E50 Lewisville Lake 11  
5/18/2005 E50 Lake Dardanelle (Arkansas River) 18  
4/20/2005 E50 Smith Lake 2  
3/31/2005 BT Table Rock Lake 23  
3/17/2005 BT Lake Norman 104  
3/3/2005 BT Strom Thurmond Reservoir (Clarks Hill) 29  
2/24/2005 BT Lake Guntersville 48  
2/3/2005 BT Harris Chain 48  
1/27/2005 BT Lake Toho 8  
7/30/2004 BASS Lake Wylie 22  
6/16/2004 E50 Ohio, Cumberland, Tennessee Rivers 23  
6/2/2004 E50 Alabama River 17  
5/19/2004 E50 Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway 28  
4/14/2004 E50 Lake Dardanelle 48  
3/25/2004 BT Santee Cooper Lakes 14  
3/18/2004 BT Lake Eufaula 52  
3/4/2004 BT Table Rock Lake 29  
2/26/2004 BT Lake Guntersville 145  
2/5/2004 BT Smith Lake 87  
1/29/2004 BT Harris Chain of Lakes 27  
8/1/2003 BT* Louisiana Delta 51  
5/22/2003 BT Alabama River 29  
5/1/2003 BT Lake Hamilton 31  
4/10/2003 BT Clear Lake 33  
4/3/2003 BT California Delta (San Joaquin River Delta) 53  
3/20/2003 BT Santee Cooper 50  
3/6/2003 BT Lake Eufaula 74  
2/20/2003 BT Toledo Bend 73  
2/6/2003 BT Lake Seminole 114  
1/16/2003 BT Lake Okeechobee 37  
1/9/2003 BT Harris Chain of Lakes 45  
7/25/2002 BT* Lay Lake 8  
5/8/2002 BT Lake Eufaula 134  
4/10/2002 BT Lake Guntersville 35  
2/6/2002 BT Lake Seminole 93  
12/12/2001 BT Lake Toho 17  
10/31/2001 BT Red River 28  
8/22/2001 BT Lake St. Clair 17  


*BASS events (all events because BASS does not report Tour and Open earnings separately) and FLW Tour.

Biographical data last updated: 12/9/2008

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