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Final Results

  • Matt Peters - 24lb 4oz
  • Jason Stangel - 23lb 10oz
  • Arnold Helgerson - 19lb 9oz
  • Matt Pasma - 19lb
  • Noah Schultz - 17lb 9 oz
  • Matt Gilbertson - 16lb 11oz
  • Jason Dudek - 16lb 8oz
  • Brian Simon - 16lb 1oz
  • Dan Larson - 14lb 3oz
  • Gunnar Meger - 13lb 6oz
  • Will Pappa - 13lb 1oz
  • Colin James - 12lb 13oz
  • Tim Schroeder - 11lb 10oz
  • James Linder- 11lb 1oz
  • Brad Leuthner - 8lb 6oz
  • Bob Perkins - 6lb 14oz
  • Aaron Daeges - 6lb 13oz
  • Brian Wood - 6lb 3oz
  • Brian Skluzacek - 4lb 13oz
  • Connor o'Connor - 3lb 11oz
  • Michael Walters - 3lb 1oz
  • John Vig - 2lb 14oz
  • Lucas Matzke - 2lb 2oz
  • Bob Sanquist - 0lb oz
  • Dan Wiyninger - 0lb oz
  • Greg Werner - 0lb oz
  • Ken Quilt - 0lb oz

The big fish strategy this afternoon has Matt Peters in the lead, with 1 hour remaining.

No surprise here but Arnold Helegerson is flirting with the lead by running docks.

Matt Pasma is still hanging around the top 6, he is less than 5lbs off the lead.

Matt Peters is making a second half push. He is currently sitting in 2nd place.

First Half Recap with Paul and Jim DaRosa of Mille Lacs Smallmouth Alliance


John Vig and his skeeter looking sharp

Champions tour rookie Colin James is having fun with style of tournament and it shows as he is sitting in 6th place

Gunnar Meger is staying in it with the largemouth bite

Will Pappa is your first half leader with 13lbs and 1 ounce


Matt Gilbertson is all smiles with this legal bass.

Jason Stangel has put two quality bass on the board and is currently sitting in second place

Jason Dudek is taking the spy bait approach this morning.

Gull Lake Open Champion Michael Walters is searching for calm water on a breezy Mille Lacs.


Ken Quilt is testing the waters. Will largemouth play a role today?

We are underway for the Open at Mille Lacs, Matt Peters gives a preview of what he expects from this lake.

Sturgeon Bay Ace Jason Stangel talks about his first trip to Mille Lacs

The champions tour open event at mille lacs gets underway tomorrow, Here is the highlight video from the champions tour that took place earlier this year

Angler Roster

  • Aaron Daeges
  • Arnold Helgerson
  • Bob Perkins
  • Bob Sanquist
  • Brad Leuthner
  • Brian Simon
  • Brian Skluzacek
  • Brian Wood
  • Colin James
  • Connor O'Connor
  • Daniel Larson
  • Dan Wiyninger
  • Greg Werner
  • Gunnar Meger
  • James Lindner
  • Jason Dudek
  • Jason Stangel
  • John Vig
  • Ken Quilt
  • Lucas Matzke
  • Matt Gilbertson
  • Matt Pasma
  • Matt Peters
  • Michael Walters
  • Noah Schultz
  • Tim Schroeder
  • Will Pappa