Big Bass

'Nick Bowlus' Big Bass Award (Largest Bass of the Year)

All Time Big Bass

Heaviest Big Bass by Month

Heaviest Big Bass by Lake

  Yr. Month Lake Name Angler Weight
Heaviest Big Bass 1994 June Coon Lake Nick Bowlus 6.40
Lowest Big Bass 2008 September Whitefish Chain Jamie Warner 2.90
2009 September Gull Lake Stan Larson 2.90
Heaviest Bass to not win BB 2006 July Lake Waconia Brent Haimes 5.60

Nick Bowlus Big Bass Award
(Largest Bass of the Year)

Year Month Water Angler Big Fish
2010 October Waconia Thad Dahling 5.65
2009 May Pool 5 & 5A Brent Haimes 5.10
2008 July Waconia Jason Gravenhof 5.25
2007 October Waconia Brad Gravenhof 5.50
2006 August North / South Center Jamie Warner 5.75
2005 October Cedar Lake Jay Hodge 5.00
    Matt Pretzer 5.00
2004 August Le Homme Dieu 2 Matt Hanson 5.55
2003 October North / South Center John Stears 5.85
2002 October Pool 4 Eric Ronningen 5.85
2001 October Le Homme Dieu 1 Brent Haimes 5.30
2000 August Waconia Kevin Pose 5.56
1999 July Big Marine Jose Perez 5.00
1998 October Minnetonka Don Conroy 5.75
1997 August Minnetonka Mike McNeilus 5.10
1996 September Gull Lake 1 Brent Haimes 5.35
1995 October Minnetonka Steve Holets 5.90
1994 June Coon Lake Nick Bowlus 6.40
1993 September Horseshoe 2 Jamie Warner 5.85

 

Heaviest Big Bass by Month

Yr. Month Lake Name Angler Weight
2007 May Pool 5 & 5A Brent Haimes 5.10
1994 June Coon Lake Nick Bowlus 6.40
2006 July Lake Waconia Steve Holets 5.65
2006 August N/S Center Jamie Warner 5.75
1993 September Horseshoe Chain Jamie Warner 5.85
1994 October North / South Center Steve Braddish 5.90
1995 October Minnetonka Steve Holets 5.90

Heaviest Big Bass by Lake

Lake Name Yr Month Angler Big Bass
MS River 2002 October Eric Ronningen 5.85
Minnetonka 1995 October Steve Holets 5.90
Le Homme Dieu 2004 August Matt Hanson 5.55
Whitefish Chain 2003 September Matt Hanson 5.10
North / South Center 1994 October Steve Braddish 5.90
Waconia 2006 July Steve Holets 5.65
2010 October Thad Dahling 5.65
Bay Lake 1997 September John Stears 3.65
Gull Lake 1996 September Brent Haimes 5.35
Chisago Lake 2002 August Rick Billings 5.38
Forest Lake 1997 October Nick Bowlus 4.55
  1993 August John Stears 4.55
Bald Eagle 1993 October Jay Hodge 5.65
Madison Lake 2001 N/A Brent Haimes 4.05
Minnewashata Lake 1998 July Brent Haimes 4.81
  1998 July Mike Kepp 4.81
  2009 August Jason Gravenhof 4.81
Washington 1993 July Jay Hodge 5.25
Big Marine 1999 July Jose Perez 5.00
Cedar Lake 1998 August Kevin Pose 5.02
Coon Lake 1994 June Nick Bowlus 6.40
Horseshoe Chain 1993 September Jamie Warner 5.85
Minnewaska 2007 September Tim Allen 4.35
White Bear Lake 2000 July Jeff Becker 5.55
Chetek Lake Chain 2003 May Rick Billings 3.95
Green Lake 2007 June Milo Walters 4.20
Prior Lake 2003 July Dick Dorman 4.20
Rush Lake 2004 October Brent Haimes 4.45
Sugar Lake 2009 June Chuck Campbell 4.05

 

Top 50 All Time Big Bass

Month Year Water Angler Big Fish
1 June 1994 Coon Lake Nick Bowlus 6.40
2 October 1994 North / South Center Steve Braddish 5.90
2 October 1995 Minnetonka Steve Holets 5.90
4 October 2002 Pool 4 Eric Ronningen 5.85
4 October 2003 North / South Center John Stears 5.85
4 September 1993 Horseshoe Day 2 Jamie Warner 5.85
7 October 1998 Minnetonka Don Conroy 5.75
7 August 2006 North / South Center Jamie Warner 5.75
9 October 1993 Bald Eagle Jay Hodge 5.65
9 July 2006 Waconia Steve Holets 5.65
9 October 2010 Waconia Thad Dahling 5.65
12 July 2006 Waconia Brent Haimes 5.60
13 August 2000 Waconia Kevin Pose 5.56
14 August 2004 Le Homme Dieu Day 2 Matt Hanson 5.55
14 July 2000 White Bear Jeff Becker 5.55
16 October 2007 Waconia Brad Gravenhof 5.50
16 June 2004 Waconia Mike McNeilus 5.50
18 October 2007 Waconia Brent Haimes 5.45
18 October 2003 North / South Center Jamie Warner 5.45
20 August 2002 Chisago Rick Billings 5.38
21 August 2010 Minnetonka Josh Nelson 5.35
21 September 1996 Gull Lake Day 1 Brent Haimes 5.35
23 October 2001 Le Homme Dieu Day 1 Brent Haimes 5.30
23 June 1994 Coon Lake Dan Christopherson 5.30
25 July 2006 Waconia Matt Pretzer 5.25
25 July 1993 Washington Jay Hodge 5.25
25 July 2008 Waconia Jason Gravenhof 5.25
25 October 2007 Waconia Jamie Warner 5.25
29 June 2000 Bald Eagle Jeff Becker 5.20
29 October 2003 North / South Center Tim Allen 5.20
31 June 2003 Waconia Mike Kepp 5.15
31 July 1993 Washington Nick Bowlus 5.15
33 May 2009 Pool 5 & 5A Brent Haimes 5.10
33 June 2003 Waconia Eric Ronningen 5.10
33 August 1997 Minnetonka Mike McNeilus 5.10
33 September 2003 Whitefish Day 2 Matt Hanson 5.10
37 June 2003 Waconia Nick Bowlus 5.05
37 July 2009 Waconia Todd Osweiler 5.05
37 October 2010 Waconia Matt Hall 5.05
37 July 2002 Minnetonka Matt Hanson 5.05
37 October 2007 Waconia Dan Kruger 5.05
37 September 1993 Horseshoe Day 1 Brian Rahman 5.05
43 August 1998 Cedar Lake Kevin Pose 5.02
44 May 2007 Pool 7 & 8 Chuck Campbell 5.00
44 September 2000 Whitefish Day 1 Lanny Isensee 5.00
44 August 2007 Minnetonka Jay Hodge 5.00
44 October 2005 Cedar Lake Jay Hodge 5.00
44 October 2008 North / South Center John Stears 5.00
44 July 2002 Minnetonka Jose Perez 5.00
44 October 1998 Minnetonka Phil Rodenberg 5.00
44 October 2005 Cedar Lake Matt Pretzer 5.00
44 July 1999 Big Marine Jose Perez 5.00