Recap of 2015 Spring Championship Open

Berg_3rd Fish

Berg_4th Fish

Matt Streim_1st MuskyThe 2015 Spring Championship is in the books, and Steve Berg, fishing alone, put on a show by landing a 38.25″ and 41″ in the first hour, then got a 41″ and 41.5″ within 20 minutes in the afternoon, to clearly secure 1st place Team Mirek/Streim scored a 38.5″, Matt Streim’s first musky, to take 2nd place. Team Perdzock/Kawleski took 3rd place with a 36″. Mirek/Streim landed a short and Perdzock/Kawleski landed 2 shorts, with all teams reporting chances at fish and plenty of follows. After beating the entire field, Steve has now earned the nickname “Ice”. Pictures to follow as I receive them!!

After the tournament, participants talked of the day and everyone had a great time at Smokey’s Muskie Shop. Thanks again for allowing us to host!! We’re looking forward to the next one on Saturday, September 26th!!

Pictured Top: Steve “Ice” Berg’s 3rd fish
Pictured Center: Berg’s 4th fish
Pictured Bottom: Matt Streim’s 1st musky, 38.5″

2015 Spring Championship Tournament on Pewaukee Lake

The 2015 Spring Championship Tournament will be held on June 13, 2015 on Pewaukee Lake. This is a total release fundraising tournament to help us stock local lakes with more muskies for us to fish. This includes stocking of the Okauchee chain of lakes, including Okauchee, Oconomowoc, Fowler and Labelle. We may also stock area lakes and rivers that currently have a low density of fish. We appreciate any and all support in this cause. The payout schedule may very depending on entries received, but the total payout will be 66% of entry forms. The payout schedule (places) will be determined, by the group at the rules meeting. 34% of the entry fees will go in to the general ledger of the Milwaukee Chapter of Muskies Inc. That amount will be set aside for only stocking purposes.

Mandatory sign-in is required for all contestants between 5:30AM and 6:30AM at Smokey’s Muskie Shop; Rules Meeting will start around 6:30AM. Ease out will occur after meeting. All entrants are required to sign a waiver release of liability prior to fishing. Fishing hours are from 7AM to 4PM.

ENTRY FEE:
Members: $125 (includes Muskellunge
Club of WI members)
Non-Members: $175

Tournament Director:
Geoff Verges
N27 W27397 Woodland Dr
Pewaukee, WI 53072
Ph: (262) 442-8496

Registration form and Rules can be download and printed from here: 2015 Spring Championship flyer