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  • Knoxville, TN


  • Shallow cranking, flipping, soft swimbaits


  • Spending time with family & friends

Career Accomplishments:

  • Career Earnings: $958,841
  • Classic Appearances: 5
  • Top 10 Finishes: 18
  • Tournament Wins: 2
  • Other: 4 Forrest Wood Cup appearances while fishing FLW

Getting ready to kick-off his sixth year on the Bassmaster Elite Series, Ott DeFoe has been a steady fixture in the sport. He started his Elite career by winning Rookie of the Year honors and has qualified for the Classic five times. What truly sets Ott apart? In 62 events he has finished in the money in 50 of those, including 17 top 10 finishes. Above all Ott defines himself as a Christian, family man, hard worker and someone always looking do the right thing.

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