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Bryan Thrift

Bryan  Thrift

Info

Hometown Shelby, North Carolina
Age 38
Former Occupation Construction worker
Height 5' 7''
Weight 155 lbs.

Stats

Years Pro 10
Top 10 Finishes (Wins)* 22 (4) As of 9/12/2014
Career Earnings* $1.26 million As of 9/12/2014
Current World Rank 4
Current FLW Standing 1 (1275 points)
Best Finish in 2017 2 - Lake Travis, 2/16/2017
Best Finish in 2016 2 - Lake Ray Roberts, 5/20/2016
Last 3 Finishes 48 - Potomac River, 6/15/2017
59 - Mississippi River, 5/18/2017
3 - Beaver Lake, 4/27/2017
Bassmaster Classics Fished (Won) 0 (0) As of 9/12/2014
FLW Championships Fished (Won) 8 (0) As of 9/12/2014
Titles/Honors FLW Tour Angler of the Year (2010)

Angling Stuff

Angling Hero Kevin VanDam
Home Lake Wylie (SC)
Favorite Lake Wylie (SC)
Least Favorite Lake Eufaula (AL)
Favorite Technique Skipping jigs under docks
Primary Fishing Strength Jigs
Secondary Fishing Strength Topwater
Biggest Weakness Cold water
Boat Ranger
Motor Evinrude
Team Chevy
Fishing Sponsors Damiki Bait Co., Shooter Lures, Z-Man (ChatterBait), Great Outdoors (Cherryville, N.C.)
Non-Fishing Sponsors Chevy
Tow Vehicle (Sponsor) Chevy Suburban

Personal Stuff

Favorite Food Italian
Favorite Music "Anything with a fast beat to it."
Favorite Book/Movie A River Runs Through It (Movie)
Non-Angling Hero Father
When Not Fishing "When I'm not fishing, I'm usually talking about it or thinking about it."
Why He Fishes "I enjoy the competition."
Website www.bryanthrift.net
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Tournament Finishes
(Only recent tournaments are included. Not necessarily a career listing.)
Date Tour Event Place
4/27/2017 FLWT Beaver Lake 3  
4/14/2016 FLWT Beaver Lake 68  
4/23/2015 FLWT Beaver Lake 5  
4/10/2014 FLWT Beaver Lake 11  
4/11/2013 FLWT Beaver Lake 58  
4/26/2012 FLWT Beaver Lake 38  
3/3/2011 FLWT Beaver Lake 1  
5/14/2009 FLWT Beaver Lake 24  
5/15/2008 FLWT Beaver Lake 15  
5/17/2007 FLWT Beaver Lake 95  
8/23/2012 FLWT Detroit River 33  
7/10/2008 FLWT Detroit River 105  
7/12/2007 FLWT Detroit River 160  
4/21/2010 FLWT Fort Loudoun/Tellico Lakes 3  
3/29/2007 FLWT Fort Loudoun-Tellico 57  
6/19/2008 FLWT Ft. Loudoun-Tellico 20  
6/6/2013 FLWT Grand Lake 2  
3/9/2017 FLWT Harris Chain of Lakes 6  
6/9/2016 FLWT Kentucky Lake 6  
6/26/2014 FLWT Kentucky Lake 26  
6/7/2012 FLWT Kentucky Lake 19  
6/16/2011 FLWT Kentucky Lake 34  
6/11/2009 FLWT Kentucky Lake 47  
6/23/2016 FLWT Lake Champlain 11  
6/28/2012 FLWT Lake Champlain 49  
9/15/2011 FLWT Lake Champlain 83  
7/9/2009 FLWT Lake Champlain 29  
6/11/2015 FLWT Lake Chickamauga 9  
6/27/2013 FLWT Lake Chickamauga 63  
4/14/2011 FLWT Lake Chickamauga 65  
10/4/2013 TTBC Lake Conroe 10  
9/28/2012 TTBC Lake Conroe 1  
10/1/2010 TTBC Lake Conroe 42  
4/6/2017 FLWT Lake Cumberland 12  
5/14/2015 FLWT Lake Eufaula 1  
5/16/2013 FLWT Lake Eufaula 2  
5/23/2015 TTBC Lake Fork 21  
5/9/2014 TTBC Lake Fork 24  
2/2/2017 FLWT Lake Guntersville 2  
10/20/2011 FLWT Lake Guntersville 5  
6/23/2010 FLWT Lake Guntersville 9  
2/12/2009 FLWT Lake Guntersville 24  
3/17/2016 FLWT Lake Hartwell 5  
3/6/2014 FLWT Lake Hartwell 107  
3/8/2012 FLWT Lake Hartwell 65  
3/24/2011 FLWT Lake Hartwell 5  
8/9/2012 FLWT Lake Lanier 3  
8/5/2010 FLWT Lake Lanier 10  
8/14/2014 FLWT Lake Murray 7  
8/14/2008 FLWT Lake Murray 15  
3/24/2010 FLWT Lake Norman 1  
4/23/2009 FLWT Lake Norman 67  
4/24/2008 FLWT Lake Norman 44  
4/26/2007 FLWT Lake Norman 10  
2/4/2016 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 132  
2/6/2014 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 59  
2/7/2013 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 7  
2/9/2012 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 6  
2/3/2011 FLWT Lake Okeechobee 38  
8/20/2015 FLWT- FWC Lake Ouachita 6  
8/11/2011 FLWT Lake Ouachita 29  
5/26/2010 FLWT Lake Ouachita 21  
8/2/2007 FLWT Lake Ouachita 5  
7/21/2011 FLWT Lake Pickwick 25  
5/20/2016 TTBC Lake Ray Roberts 2  
3/5/2015 FLWT Lake Toho 21  
2/28/2008 FLWT Lake Tohopekaliga 8  
2/16/2017 FLWT Lake Travis 2  
2/15/2007 FLWT Lake Travis 2  
4/3/2008 FLWT Lewis Smith 48  
3/26/2015 FLWT Lewis Smith Lake 24  
3/7/2013 FLWT Lewis Smith Lake 43  
5/18/2017 FLWT Mississippi River 59  
7/30/2009 FLW Ohio, Monongahela, Allegheny Rivers 9  
5/5/2016 FLWT Pickwick Lake 37  
6/5/2014 FLWT Pickwick Lake 14  
6/15/2017 FLWT Potomac River 48  
6/25/2015 FLWT Potomac River 74  
5/17/2012 FLWT Potomac River 6  
6/2/2011 FLWT Potomac River 54  
6/14/2007 FLWT Potomac River 69  
8/15/2013 FLWT Red River 3  
5/19/2011 FLWT Red River 79  
3/27/2014 FLWT Sam Rayburn Reservoir 1  
10/11/2012 FLWT Sam Rayburn Reservoir 21  
3/29/2012 FLWT Table Rock Lake 21  
3/3/2010 FLWT Table Rock Lake 4  
3/12/2009 FLWT Table Rock Lake 25  
8/4/2016 FLWT- FWC Wheeler Lake 4  
9/20/2012 FLWT Wheeler Lake 36  


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

Biographical data last updated: 9/12/2014

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