Josh Parris is am an amateur bass fisherman in northern California. Josh’s father first started taking him fishing when three years old. Through the years Josh became very passionate about fishing particularly bass fishing. Five years ago he decided to take his passion for bass fishing to the next level and start fishing tournaments as a non boater. After taking the non boater of the year award he jumped up to team format club tournaments and again found great success. Taking angler of the year two years conservatively at the club level Josh jumped up to the Future Pro Tour. Again he found great success, winning on his home lake of New Melones and taking the FPT Angler of the year title in 2016. Josh attributes a lot of his success to his never stop work ethic and ability to adapt. Looking forward Josh plans to continue to work his way through the amateur league and eventually become a full time professional bass fisherman.