Ryan Buddie

Ryan Buddie - Team Starcraft

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Home Town

Rocky River, OH

Home Water

Lake Erie


Airline Pilot, part time NE Ohio Steelhead guide, Alaskan fishing guide, and Lake Erie Walleye Charter Captain


Fishing, skiing, and hanging out with my beautiful soon to be wife!

Career Highlights

2010 Masters Walleye Circuit National Team of the Year, 2010 Lake Erie Walleye Trail Team of the Year, 2009 LEWT 2nd place Team of the Year, MWC World Walleye Championship Qualifier 11' & 12', 14 top 5 finishes.


When fishing crawler harnesses for open water walleye, sometimes the fish will bite very light or short strike you bait. In this case, free spool your reel instantly and feed some line back to the fish before setting the hook. You'll get more secon