It was a beautiful day for ice fishing - mostly sunny with highs creeping up into the high 30's. We had music playing, and there were lots of happy anglers (young and not-so-young) among the almost 400 participants!
Best Overall: the new "Queen of the Ice" - Rae Mootz with a 4.72 lb, 26" long Pickerel! Note that this is the first time we've had a queen in 33 years!
Adult Winners - Walleye:
1st - Mike Isfan, 2nd - Greg Fifield
Adult Winners - Pickerel
1st - Jacob Puzio, 2nd - Nick Olsen, 3rd - Nick Mootz
Adult Winners - Crappie
1st - Teddy Krajovan, 2nd - Verdon Nichols, 3rd - Brittany Jollie
Adult Winners - Perch
1st - Graig Chase, 2nd - Verdon Nichols, 3rd - Jacob Puzio
Youth Winners - Pickerel
1st - Max Kerstner, 2nd - Aidan Dietz, 3rd - Vincent Guiliano
Youth Winners - Perch
1st - Averie Conklin, 2nd - Hunter Williams, 3rd - Mason Tice
1st Place - Larry M. (ticket #0863)
2nd Place - Dennis S. (ticket #2315)
Images from 2018...
KING (or QUEEN!) OF THE ICE: Coming this February!
(Watch our facebook page for event updates)
For over 30 years, the Sullivan County Conservation Club has presented the area's premier ice fishing contest... King of the Ice! Hats, 50-50 and raffle tickets will be available at the registration site. Cash prizes and trophies will be awarded for winning fishing categories: Trout, Pickerel, Perch, Crappie, Walleye. Youth trophies also awarded to kids in each category (no cash prizes).
KING OF THE ICE:
Takes place at White Lake / Kauneonga Lake
Registration, Weigh-In & Awards at White Lake Fire Dept. (1596 St. Rte. 17B)
Contest runs 6am-3pm. Awards & Prizes follow
Youth 15 & under are FREE with paid adult.
Up to $2000 total cash & prizes! Largest eligible fish $500 *
* Must be brought to the weigh station alive to qualify! Complete rules & details can be found on the main page
King of the Ice
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