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Casey Ashley
Born (1984-02-01) February 1, 1984 (age 40)
Donalds, South Carolina, U.S.
Occupation Professional angler
Organization MLF Bass Pro Tour
Known for Sport fishing
Spouse(s) McKenzie Hartman Ashley
Awards 2015 B.A.S.S. Classic Champion

Casey Ashley (born February 1, 1984), is a professional bass fisherman from Donalds, South Carolina. Ashley attended Piedmont Technical College, a two-year community college, where he earned a degree in Industrial Electronics.

Ashley started fishing professionally on the B.A.S.S. Southern Tour before moving to the Elite Series in 2007.

He was the 2015 Bassmaster Classic Champion with a total weigh in of 50lbs -1oz and took the cash winnings of $300,000 (US). As of March 2017 he has had 11 wins in Bassmaster Professional Tournaments.

Ashley is sponsored by Mercury, Triton, Forty Creek Whiskey, MotorGuide, Costa, Quantum, Zoom Bait Company, HI-SEAS, Lowrance, Simms, Yeti Coolers, GreenFish Tackle and Power-Pole.

Like many other professionals on the Bassmaster tour, Ashley has a series of videos on bass fishing.

Career stats

  • 1 Bassmaster Classic Titles
  • Career winnings: over $1.500,000 (B.A.S.S.)
  • Career Wins: 4
  • Career Top Ten finishes: 26
  • Times in the BASSMASTER Classic: 10
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