Gene Hamdorf, Bob and Barb Quint, Brian and Kathy Neibuhr, Sarah Fischer, Kari and Jimmy Sullivan, Joe Bagsby, Beth, Ashley, Nicole, and Harry Heins.
also Thanks to Cabelas, PDC Tourism Council, Casey's General Stores, and our other sponsors for making this weekend great.
1st place $10,000 won by the team of Nick OKeefe and Brad Burke
2nd Rick Pieper and Robert Farley $2,500
3rd Chris Aswegan and Travis Brueggen $1500
In all 13 teams cashed a check (Pictured)
Casey' General Stores Big Bass of the event went to Bob Mindock for a 4.54#er worth $750 to go along with their 5th place $1000
53 Teams took part in the 2016 IBN FROG ONLY TOURNAMENT on sunday. 8 teams cashed a check along with 3 Caseys Big Bass Winners. The Team of Bill Baker and Rick Martin limped to the scales with a damaged lower unit but posted a 17.13# bag to top the field for a $1700 payday.
2nd Place went to last years winners Mike Brueggen and Jim Caulaum for $1000
3rd Place was Mike VanKampen and Thomas Hochbown
Big Bass of the event was 4th place team member Josh Grubes 5.70# beauty.
The team of Mike Brueggen(far right) and Jim Caulum(2nd from right) won the Aug 6th Lacrosse Event with 17.01#s including Mike's 3.79# Casey's Big Bass. 2nd Place finishers Brian Kregel(far left) and Tony Puelz(2nd from left) had 15.14#s. 3rd Place (not pictured) team of Adam and Jacob Crigger are leading the season points with one event left in Dubuque, Iowa
The Team of Adam Crigger and Jacob Crigger , local favorites on the Savana Pool, dominated at the first team trail tournament. The team brought 5 fish 20.63#s to the scales including the $500 Caseys Big Bass of the tournament. Shown above is Jacob with two of their fish from the 20 plus sack. Congratulations guys!
TEAM TRAIL BASICS
The four Team Trail tournaments are OPEN tournaments. You sign up with your partner. Yearly Team Trail membership $30 an angler($10 if IBN member)
Entry fee per tournament per team $120 80% plus payback. Casey's Big Bass per tourney Wins $500
Year end points based on all 4 tournaments(NO Drops). May use 1 alternate, but can use alternate more than once but has to be same alternate. That alternate may be used at Championship if he has fished one of the four tournaments with you.
1 Team per 40 guys signed up qualify for BASSMASTER TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP! (last year 2 teams went) One man from these circuits will make it to the BASSMASTER CLASSIC!
SPRING AND FALL STATE QUALIFIERS
Must belong to an Iowa Bass Nation Club to fish these. Year end points from these two tournaments will determine 10 Boaters and 10 Non boaters that will go on to Regional Competition as our State Team.
Entry Fee $200 for both tournies combined for Boaters, and $150 for both tournies for Co Anglers.
THEN THE 10K
10K is an Open Buddy Tournament paying $10,000 First Place. $250 per team if paid by deadline.
Mike McKnight, a member of Elite Anglers of Iowa bass club, won the IBN Spring State Tournament this past weekend on Lake Okoboji. Mike had a two day total of 26.86 pounds on 6 fish. He anchored it with a 6.87# fish on day 1 that took Big Bass of the tournament. Second place was Mark Moorman with 26.28#s.
Isiah Minton Wins Co Angler Division at Spring State Tournament. Isiah pictured far right is a member of the Eastern Iowa High School bass club. He had a two day 6 fish weight of 21.28#s. 2nd place Dennis Sellers middle had 19.30#s, and 3rd place finisher Clay Torson far left, also a member of Eastern Iowa High School bass club, had 19.29#s. Shows what a great job Shanda Heath does overseeing this High School club that lands two members in the top three.
The kids club is having a tournament Sept 25th at Guttenberg. Buddy tournament with an adult. Looking for volunteers. We have approximately 20 kids at each tournament and probably 8 of them already have boats so we also need non boaters. Anybody that is interested can email Shanda Heath email@example.com There will be Caseys gift cards for the top 3 teams. 7-2 at Bussey ramp.