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Sam Lashlee


Hometown Camden, Tennessee
Age 60
Former Occupation Mortgage banker (current)
Height 6' 2''
Weight 230 lbs.


Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 3 (1)
Career Earnings* $100,000
Last 3 Finishes 48 - Lay Lake, 2/23/2007
1 - Old Hickory Lake, 5/31/2006

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero Father – "He introduced me to the sport and always had time to take me."
Home Lake Kentucky Lake
Favorite Lake Kentucky Lake
Least Favorite Lake Tim's Ford (Tenn.) – "It's clear and deep and there's not a lot of largemouth in it."
Favorite Technique Topwater
Primary Fishing Strength Confidence
Secondary Fishing Strength Versatility
Biggest Weakness Smallmouth bass
Boat Ranger
Motor Yamaha
Fishing Sponsors Strike King, Kistler, Dekka/Holderfield Battery Co., T-H Marine, Music City Marine
Non-Fishing Sponsors Ted Russell Ford, Mike Johnson Toyota, family
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) Ford F-150

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Surf 'n turf (steak and lobster)
Favorite Music "Alternative and hard rock are my favorite types of music, but Rocky Top is my favorite song."
Favorite Book/Movie FLW Outdoors and Bassmaster magazines/any Clint Eastwood Western
Non-Angling Hero "My father, mother, brother, sister and brother-in-law, and of course, my wife Jennifer."
When Not Fishing Enjoys spending time with family, attending University of Tennessee football football games and hunting waterfowl
Why He Fishes "I love the competitiveness of it and I like the uniqueness of the sport in that you're not only competing against other people, but also a living creature. That just really intrigues me."
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
2/23/2007 BElite Lay Lake 48  
5/31/2006 FLWS Old Hickory Lake 1  

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

Biographical data last updated: 6/5/2006

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