The Sleepy Eye Sportsmens’ Club held their 38th annual fishing contest Sunday on Sleepy Eye Lake.  Club member Larry Baumgardt said there were 725 registered for the contest.  The big raffle prize was a $14,000 Ice Castle Fish House that went to Loren Brekke.  Carter Brandes of Courtland won the game fish category with a six-pound eight ounce northern.  Aaron Cooke won the panfish division with a one-pound eight ounce crappie.  Many cash prizes were given away.The club said everyone complied with the no-vehicle restriction that was put in place for the contest.  The New Ulm Area Sport Fishermen are having their contest this weekend on Clear Lake.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here