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Josh Butler

Josh  Butler


Hometown Hayden, Alabama
Age 37
Former Occupation Asphalt paving contractor (current)
Height 5' 9''
Weight 170 lbs.


Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 12 (2) As of 7/13/2022
Career Earnings* $216,576 As of 7/13/2022
Current World Rank 131
Best Finish in 2024 44 - Lay Lake, 3/14/2024
Best Finish in 2023 19 - Lake Guntersville, 5/16/2023
Last 3 Finishes 44 - Lay Lake, 3/14/2024
61 - Saginaw Bay, 8/1/2023
41 - Lake St. Clair, 6/24/2023
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 7/13/2022
REDCREST Championships Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 7/13/2022

Angling Stuff

Home Lake Guntersville
Favorite Lake Champlain
Least Favorite Lake "Any tidal fishery."
Favorite Technique Offhsore
Primary Fishing Strength Versatility
Secondary Fishing Strength Finesse
Biggest Weakness Understanding tides
Boat Phoenix
Motor Mercury
Fishing Sponsors Lowrance, Power-Pole, Driftwood Custom Baits, Sea Clear Power, Stateline Marine
Non-Fishing Sponsors Mill It Up
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) GMC

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Steak
Favorite Music "Anything from classic rock to country to rap – I listen to it all."
Favorite Book/Movie Remember the Titans (movie)
Non-Angling Hero Grandfather
When Not Fishing Golf
Why He Fishes "I just love to be outside and be able to compete. The competition is what drives me."
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
3/14/2024 BPT Lay Lake 44  
8/1/2023 BPT Saginaw Bay 61  
6/24/2023 BPT Lake St. Clair 41  
6/6/2023 BPT Cayuga Lake 55  
5/16/2023 BPT Lake Guntersville 19  
4/2/2023 BPT Lake Murray 43  
3/18/2023 BPT Cherokee and Douglas Lakes 28  
2/13/2023 BPT Kissimmee Chain of Lakes 20  
8/16/2022 MLFPC St. Lawrence River 42  
7/29/2022 MLFPC Lake Champlain 91  
6/16/2022 MLFPC James River 25  
5/12/2022 MLFPC Lake Guntersville 5  
4/21/2022 MLFPC Pickwick Lake 18  
3/13/2022 MLFPC Harris Chain of Lakes 55  
1/27/2022 MLFPC Sam Rayburn Reservoir 6  
7/29/2021 MLFPC St. Lawrence River 56  
6/17/2021 MLFPC Potomac River 115  
5/13/2021 MLFPC Lake Eufaula 102  
4/22/2021 MLFPC Lake Murray 21  
3/11/2021 MLFPC Lewis Smith Lake 99  
2/11/2021 MLFPC Lake Okeechobee 51  

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

Biographical data last updated: 7/13/2022

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