Josh was born in Edgewood, KY. He was raised mostly in San Diego, CA. Josh’s talent and passion was apparent at a young age. After graduating high school as a 4-sport athlete, he pursued collegiate Football.
At Eastern Kentucky University Josh was a Fullback. His sophomore year he transferred to Kentucky State University where he would not only play Football, but Golf also under scholarship. He graduated in 2012 with a Bachelors in Broadcasting Journalism. Shortly after graduating, there were a few NFL teams eyeing him enough for tryouts.
2013, Josh took golf more seriously, earning an exemption to the NGA Tour and passing his Playing Ability Test with the Professional Golf Association. 2014, he had a serious patella rupture injury that required surgery which took two years to recover enough to swing a golf club. Late 2017 his recovery was convincing enough for him to decide to pursue the sport of Long Drive.
In 2018, he added 17mph of clubhead speed to start competing. Josh had his first year of competition and 402 yards in Mesquite, NV was his longest drive of the season. 2019 his first official year on the World Long Drive Tour, Josh made his television debut in 2020 on the golf channel in the Capital Long Drive Classic at the National Mall. He tied for 2nd in the Men's Division and started his 2021 Season he hit his longest drive in competition at 452 yards. He now resides in Northern Virginia with his fiance Kia and his 3 children Kendall, Kailee & Zen.