1998 Tournament Results

Angler of the Year Standings
State Qualifier Standings
May 9 Pool 4 & 5
June 13 Coon Lake
July 18 Minnewashata
August 15 Cedar Lake
Sept 26 & 27 Le Homme Dieu
Oct 10 Minnetonka
Tournament & Lake Stats
Big Bass of the Year
Heavy Stringers of the Year


John Stears, Angler of the Year!

Angler Total
John Stears 313
Steve Holets 306
Nick Bowlus 295
Mike Kepp 294
Kevin Pose 283
Brent Haimes 268
Jeff Becker 260
Phil Rodenberg 246
Jay Hodge 238
Dick Dorman 224
Mike McNeilus 218
Don Conroy 205
Larry Burtis 176
Jose Perez 169
Joe Preston 169
Stan Larson 157
Mitch Isch 155
Tim Allen 138
John Saterdalen 136
Milo Walters 113
Brad Richmond 111
Jeff Sampson 103
Joe Perez 100
Matt Pretzer 94
Dean Johnston 85
Adam Exe 78
Lanny Isensee 52
Dan Krueger 40
Bruce Hanson 39

State Standings

Place Angler Total
1 Steve Holets 245
2 John Stears 233
3 Mike Kepp 231
4 Nick Bowlus 227
5 Kevin Pose 222
6 Phil Rodenberg 218
7 Brent Haimes 217
8 Jeff Becker 207
9 Don Conroy 205
10 Dick Dorman 194
11 Jay Hodge 187
12 Mike McNeilus 168
13 Stan Larson 157
14 Mitch Isch 150
15 Jose Perez 149
16 Larry Burtis 146
17 Joe Preston 143
18 Tim Allen 138
19 John Saterdalen 136
20 Milo Walters 113
21 Brad Richmond 111
22 Jeff Sampson 103
23 Joe Perez 100
24 Matt Pretzer 94
25 Dean Johnston 85
26 Adam Exe 78
27 Lanny Isensee 52
28 Dan Krueger 40
29 Bruce Hanson 39

 

9-May-98 Pools 4 & 5
Angler Fish Weight Big Fish Points
1 Nick Bowlus 5 12.30 2.80 55
2 Don Conroy 5 10.30 2.60 52
3 Phil Rodenberg 5 10.25 2.90 49
4 John Stears 5 8.80 2.10 46
5 Tim Allen 4 8.65 3.40 43
6 Dick Dorman 5 8.55 2.35 41
7 Mike Kepp 5 8.40 2.50 39
8 Kevin Pose 5 7.25   37
9 Joe Perez 4 7.25 2.15 35
10 Jay Hodge 3 5.80 2.15 33
11 Jose Perez 4 5.70 1.85 32
12 Jeff Sampson 2 4.30 2.85 31
13 Stan Larson 2 4.15 2.35 30
14 Milo Walters 1 4.15 4.15 29
15 Mike McNeilus 2 3.45 1.80 28
16 Jeff Becker 2 3.35   27
17 John Saterdalen 1 2.55 2.55 26
18 Brent Haimes 1 2.35 2.35 25
19 Steve Holets 1 2.00 2.00 24
20 Steve Braddish 1 1.95 1.95 23
21 Joe Preston 1 1.90 1.90 22
22 Mitch Isch 0     5
23 Dean Johnston 0     5
24 Adam Exe 0     5
25 Larry Burtis 0     5
Total 64 123.40   25
         
  Avg Wght # Fish    
  per Fish per Angler    
  1.93 2.56    

 

13-Jun-98 Coon Lake
Angler Fish Weight Big Fish Points
1 Brent Haimes 5 12.45 3.45 55
2 Steve Holets 4 12.30 3.35 52
3 Steve Braddish 5 11.90 4.20 49
4 John Stears 5 11.20 2.75 46
5 Kevin Pose 5 11.00 4.15 43
6 Mike McNeilus 5 10.80 3.60 41
7 Mike Kepp 5 9.55 3.15 39
8 Dick Dorman 5 9.20 2.70 37
9 Nick Bowlus 5 7.85 1.70 35
10 Stan Larson 5 7.65 1.60 33
11 Dean Johnston 5 6.95 2.60 32
12 Larry Burtis 4 6.60 1.90 31
13 Jeff Becker 4 5.80   30
14 Jeff Sampson 2 4.30 3.25 29
15 Mitch Isch 3 3.75   28
16 Brad Richmond 2 3.55 2.50 27
17 Joe Perez 2 2.85 1.75 26
18 John Saterdalen 2 2.80 1.70 25
19 Milo Walters 1 2.45 2.45 24
20 Jay Hodge 1 2.05 2.05 23
21 Tim Allen 1 1.90 1.90 22
22 Joe Preston 1 1.60 1.60 21
23 Jose Perez 1 0.95 0.95 20
24 Adam Exe 0 0.00   5
24 Dan Krueger 0 0.00   5
24 Phil Rodenberg 0 0.00   5
Total 78 149.45   26
         
  Avg Wght # Fish    
  per Fish per Angler    
  1.92 3.00    

 

18-Jul-98 Minnewashata
Angler Fish Weight Big Fish Points
1 Mike Kepp 5 21.00 4.81 55
2 John Stears 5 15.19 4.63 52
3 Brent Haimes 5 12.19 4.81 49
4 Steve Holets 5 11.13 3.44 46
5 Jeff Sampson 5 10.88 3.25 43
6 Jay Hodge 5 9.06 3.75 41
7 Stan Larson 5 9.00 3.56 39
8 John Saterdalen 5 8.63 2.94 37
9 Dick Dorman 5 8.13 2.19 35
10 Nick Bowlus 5 7.75 1.75 33
11 Joe Preston 5 6.69 2.13 32
12 Kevin Pose 5 6.38 1.94 31
13 Mike McNeilus 5 5.88 1.44 30
14 Brad Richmond 5 5.44 1.44 29
15 Jose Perez 4 8.69 3.25 28
16 Mitch Isch 4 5.63 1.63 27
17 Jeff Becker 4 4.88 1.94 26
18 Larry Burtis 2 4.38 2.25 25
19 Adam Exe 2 2.50 1.50 24
20 Phil Rodenberg 2 2.00 1.00 23
21 Tim Allen 1 1.56 1.56 22
22 Dean Johnston 1 1.44 1.44 21
23 Bruce Hanson 1 1.00 1.00 20
24 Joe Perez 1 0.94 0.94 19
Total 92 170.31   24
         
  Avg Wght # Fish    
  per Fish per Angler    
  1.85 3.83    

 

15-Aug-98 Cedar
Angler Fish Weight Big Fish Points
1 Jeff Becker 5 15.15 3.60 55
2 Lanny Isensee 5 15.00 3.65 52
3 Kevin Pose 5 14.25 5.02 49
4 Mike Kepp 5 13.60 4.45 46
5 John Stears 5 13.60 3.95 43
6 Nick Bowlus 5 13.20 3.50 41
7 Brent Haimes 5 12.85 3.65 39
8 Steve Holets 5 12.50 4.50 37
9 Milo Walters 5 11.65 2.75 35
10 Don Conroy 5 11.05 3.50 33
11 Jose Perez 5 9.95 3.25 32
12 Larry Burtis 5 9.88 3.25 31
13 Dick Dorman 5 9.45 2.70 30
14 Joe Preston 3 9.33 4.15 29
15 Jay Hodge 5 9.25 1.95 28
16 Dean Johnston 5 9.00 27
17 Stan Larson 4 8.25 3.95 26
18 Phil Rodenberg 5 7.45 25
19 John Saterdalen 4 7.30 4.45 24
20 Tim Allen 4 7.15 2.55 23
21 Mike McNeilus 4 5.45 1.95 22
22 Adam Exe 3 3.65 21
23 Joe Perez 2 3.25 20
24 Bruce Hanson 2 3.15 19
x Matt Pretzer 5 13.50 3.70 0
Total 111 248.85 25
Avg Wght # Fish
per Fish per Angler
2.24 4.44

 

26-Sep-98 Le Homme Dieu Day 1
Angler Fish Weight Big Fish Points
1 Steve Holets 5 14.00 3.55 55
2 Kevin Pose 5 12.50 4.00 52
3 Dick Dorman 5 11.40 3.75 49
4 Phil Rodenberg 5 11.10 2.65 46
5 John Stears 5 10.95 2.85 43
6 Nick Bowlus 5 10.75 4.40 41
7 Mitch Isch 5 9.95 4.20 39
8 Jeff Becker 5 9.50 3.15 37
9 Mike McNeilus 5 9.15 2.95 35
10 Joe Preston 5 8.85 3.10 33
11 Jay Hodge 5 8.65 2.20 32
12 Jose Perez 5 8.50 2.20 31
13 Mike Kepp 5 8.25 2.45 30
14 Matt Pretzer 4 8.20 4.35 29
15 Don Conroy 5 8.15 2.00 28
16 Larry Burtis 5 6.65 2.05 27
17 Brent Haimes 5 6.60   26
18 Tim Allen 2 2.20   25
19 Brad Richmond 0 0.00   5
Total 86 165.35   19
         
  Avg Wght # Fish    
  per Fish per Angler    
  1.92 4.53    

 

27-Sep-98 Le Homme Dieu Day 2
Angler Fish Weight Big Fish Points
1 Phil Rodenberg 5 13.45 4.30 55
2 Mike Kepp 5 13.35 3.75 52
3 Nick Bowlus 5 12.40 3.40 49
4 John Stears 5 11.40 3.05 46
5 Don Conroy 5 10.30 2.80 43
6 Kevin Pose 5 10.00 2.70 41
7 Jeff Becker 5 8.70 2.20 39
8 Steve Holets 5 8.50 2.20 37
9 Brent Haimes 3 7.55 3.65 35
10 Matt Pretzer 2 7.05 4.65 33
11 Dick Dorman 5 6.45 1.65 32
12 Mike McNeilus 4 6.40 2.65 31
13 Larry Burtis 4 6.25 1.90 30
14 Jay Hodge 4 5.35 1.65 29
15 Mtich Isch 3 4.80 2.10 28
16 Joe Preston 2 3.60 2.45 27
17 Jose Perez 2 3.15 2.20 26
18 Tim Allen 2 3.15 1.90 25
19 Brad Richmond 2 2.95 1.90 24
Total 73 144.80   19
         
  Avg Wght # Fish    
  per Fish per Angler    
  1.98 3.84    

 

10-Oct-98 Minnetonka
Angler Fish Weight Big Fish Points
1 Steve Holets 5 14.00 3.70 55
2 Jay Hodge 5 12.25 3.10 52
3 Don Conroy 4 11.45 5.75 49
4 Jeff Becker 5 9.15 3.05 46
5 Phil Rodenberg 3 8.90 5.00 43
6 Nick Bowlus 5 8.85 3.65 41
7 Brent Haimes 5 8.55 2.80 39
8 John Stears 4 6.65 2.00 37
9 Dan Krueger 3 6.25 2.50 35
10 Mike Kepp 3 5.00 2.15 33
11 Matt Pretzer 2 4.10 2.75 32
12 Mike McNeilus 2 3.80 2.70 31
13 Kevin Pose 2 3.40 2.25 30
14 Stan Larson 1 3.10 3.10 29
15 Mitch Isch 1 2.65 2.65 28
16 Larry Burtis 1 2.15 2.15 27
17 Brad Richmond 1 1.65 1.65 26
18 Milo Walters 1 1.60 1.60 25
19 John Saterdalen 1 1.35 1.35 24
20 Adam Exe 1 1.20 1.20 23
21 Tim Allen 0 0.00   5
21 Joe Preston 0 0.00   5
Total 55 116.05   22
         
  Avg Wght # Fish    
  per Fish per Angler    
  2.11 2.50    


Lake Stats

Lake or # of # of Fish Total Avg Weight # of Fish
Yr. River Pool Anglers Caught Weight Per Fish Per Angler
1998 Pool 4 & 5 25 64 123.40 1.93 2.56
1998 Coon Lake 26 78 149.45 1.92 3.00
1998 Minnewashata 24 92 170.31 1.85 3.83
1998 Cedar Lake 25 111 248.85 2.24 4.44
1998 Le Homme Dieu 19 86 165.35 1.92 4.53
1998 Le Homme Dieu 19 73 144.80 1.98 3.84
1998 Minnetonka 22 55 116.05 2.11 2.50
Avg / Total 23 559 1118.21 2.00 3.49


Big Bass
* Bass over 4.5 lbs or Big Bass winners qualify
* Red denotes won Big Bass of tournament

1998 May Pool 4 & 5 Milo Walters 4.15
1998 June Coon Lake Steve Braddish 4.20
1998 July Minnewashata Mike Kepp 4.81
1998 July Minnewashata Brent Haimes 4.81
1998 July Minnewashata John Stears 4.63
1998 August Cedar Lake Kevin Pose 5.02
1998 August Cedar Lake Steve Holets 4.50
1998 September Le Homme Dieu Nick Bowlus 4.40
1998 September Le Homme Dieu Matt Pretzer 4.65
1998 October Minnetonka Don Conroy 5.75
1998 October Minnetonka Phil Rodenberg 5.00


Heavy Stringers
* Stringers over 14 lbs or winning stringers qualify
* Red denotes won tournament

1998 May Pool 4 & 5 Nick Bowlus 12.30
1998 June Coon Lake Brent Haimes 12.45
1998 July Minnewashata Mike Kepp 21.00
1998 July Minnewashata John Stears 15.19
1998 August Cedar Lake Jeff Becker 15.15
1998 August Cedar Lake Lanny Isensee 15.00
1998 August Cedar Lake Kevin Pose 14.25
1998 September Le Homme Dieu Steve Holets 14.00
1998 September Le Homme Dieu Phil Rodenberg 13.45
1998 October Minnetonka Steve Holets 14.00