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High School State Championship

2021 High School State Championship Tournament

September 11-12 - Two Day Event
Gull Lake

 

Presented by FVP Marine


Gull Lake near Nisswa, Minnesota

Minnesota Junior B.A.S.S. Nation High School Championship

The Minnesota Junior B.A.S.S. Nation High School Championship qualifies high school teams to advance to the National Championship in 2022! 

This year's event will be a two day tournament in Nisswa, Minnesota on Gull Lake.

Tournament Headquarters will be Cragun's Resort.

 

Tournament Information

Off-Limits

  • There will be no off limits period for the tournament waters leading up to the event

  • All safely navigable waters of the chain are available to fish

  • ALL boats must be off tournament waters by 4:00 P.M. the 10th of September 2021. Boats using rental slips must be docked!

  • Fishable waters for this tournament:

    • Gull Lake

    • Upper Gull Lake (Mayo creek off limits)

    • Love Lake

    • Wilson Bay

    • Margaret Lake

    • Bass Lake

    • Round Lake

    • Spider Lake (cannot exit east into channel to Roy Lake)

Pre-Fishing

  • You may pre-fish with anglers that you are not fishing with in the tournament

  • You may not use an individual who guides for pay on the lake.

  • You may not pre-fish with live bait

  • ALL B.A.S.S. tournament day rules will be followed during pre-fishing specifically safety (life jackets, navigation) and sportsmanship (courtesy, behavior) rules . Violations of tournament rules while pre-fishing may result in tournament disqualification

Tournament Reminders

  • 5 fish limits

  • 12” minimum

  • If you bring six fish to the scales. You will lose your two heaviest fish and will have all other penalties if any, considered for all six fish.

  • All other penalties of short fish, late return, etc remain in effect. All sportsmanship behavior expectations also remain in effect. Reference below at bottom of page.

  • Life jackets - B.A.S.S. rules state that ALL competitors including boat captains will wear life jackets, be seated, with their feet on the floor, at all time when the internal combustion engine is running and in gear. B.A.S.S. rules state, anglers less than 14 years old must wear life jackets at all times. To wear an inflatable, you must be at least 16 yrs. old and weigh at least 80 lbs. If you wear an inflatable life jacket, it must be worn at all times.

  • One member of each team must be at the pre-tournament meeting. The boat captain can be used as that member. If there is an conflict issue due to a school event, contact the State Youth Director for instructions in advance.

National Tournament Qualification

The Minnesota Junior B.A.S.S. Nation High School State Tournament will automatically qualify the Champion and Runner-Up team for the 2022 B.A.S.S. High School National Championship. If either team cannot attend the National Championship, their position will not be substituted by another Minnesota team. There may be additional teams granted to Minnesota from B.A.S.S. at a later date.

Friday, September 10 - Cragun’s Resort Lakeside room

4:00 pm - Lake off limits, all boats must be off water or moored at resorts on the lake.

5:30 pm - Doors open for our Boat Captain / Angler Dinner ($20 cash/each for dinner per your registration RSVP)

6:00 pm - Pasta Bar Dinner served for RSVP’d captains and anglers

7:00 pm - Rules and Recognition Presentation with anyone welcome, Day 1 Launch order posted

Saturday, September 11 - Cragun’s Resort Beachfront

5:30 am - Morning check in begins (use public launches around the lake and travel to Cragun’s)

6:45 am - All boats staged for Take-off and National Anthem 

7:00 am - Boat #1 will take off (6 flights)

2:00 pm - Flight 1-6 returns and Weigh in Starts - times announced at meeting

3:30 pm - Day 1 Weigh in concludes

6:00 pm - Launch order for day 2 based on results posted on website.

Sunday, September 12 - Cragun’s Resort Beachfront

5:30 am - Morning check in begins (use public launches around the lake and travel to Cragun’s)

6:45 am - All boats staged for Take-off and National Anthem

7:00 am - Flights 1-3 take off (~Top 50)

7:45 am - Flights 4-6 take off (Day 2 Consolation tournament) 

12:00 pm - Flights 4-6 begin returning for weigh in

1:00 pm - Consolation weigh-in final and award given

2:00 pm - Flights 1-3 begin returning for weigh in

3:00 pm - State Championship Awards 

Tournament Results

RANK Total Weight Day 1 Weight Big Fish Day 1 Day 2 Weight Big Fish Day 2 High School Angler 1 Angler 2
1 33.76 15.41   18.35   North Woods Panichi Panichi
2 31.64 17.44   14.20 4.24 Elk River Quaid Knudson
3 31.60 18.26   13.34   Waterville Goettlicher Bohlen
4 30.86 15.77   15.09   Elk River Bassett Asbeck
5 29.89 14.39   15.50   White Bear Lake Walton Mailer
6 29.34 15.46   13.88   Anoka Ramsey Chmielewski Herbst
7 29.28 14.41 4.48 14.87   White Bear Lake Ambrose Loken
8 29.12 14.76   14.36   Bloomington Praska Goedderz
9 28.55 13.73   14.82   Spring Lake Park Ullman Suchy
10 28.53 12.08   16.45 4.85 St. Peter Kennedy Hanson
11 27.60 15.50   12.10   Forest Lake Gross Poferl
12 27.58 12.06   15.52   Holy Family Pearson Rice
13 27.57 12.47   15.10 3.95 Holy Family Stratman Schugel
14 27.11 16.01   11.10   Holy Family Blood Lund
15 26.97 13.53   13.44   Osseo Betker Kisch
16 26.93 13.21   13.72   Cambridge Isanti Landt Piescher
17 26.62 12.67   13.95 4.29 Prior Lake Newlin Miller
18 26.19 15.91   10.28   Litchfield Brummond Holtz
19 26.11 14.33   11.78   Owatonna Matz Krampitz
20 25.63 15.98   9.65   Sartell Danielson Edeburn
21 25.46 13.76   11.70   Chisago Lakes Holslin Mathison
22 25.46 13.58   11.88   Rosemount Brandel Waschek
23 25.29 11.60   13.69   Chaska Horn Newhouse
24 24.97 10.96   14.01   Elk River Bitzan Keoraj
25 24.73 11.15   13.58   Litchfield Mattson Brummond
26 24.73 11.87   12.86   Rogers Stolba Hines
27 24.68 13.38   11.30   Lake Crystal Helleksen Lotton
28 24.34 19.24 5.73 5.10   Holy Family Olsen Sieve
29 24.27 11.55   12.72   Northfield Novotny Worden
30 24.09 10.64   13.45   Lake Crystal Wells Beinke
31 24.03 12.41   11.62   Anoka Ramsey Wielinski Huether
32 23.17 11.90   11.27   Wrenshall Sjodin Ankrum
33 23.14 12.47   10.67   Northwestern Johnson Polkoski
34 22.80 13.08   9.72   Cambridge Isanti Marshall Iten
35 22.72 10.41   12.31   Prior Lake Elert Field
36 22.65 15.52 5.27 7.13   Farmington Hammond Harvey
37 22.57 11.31   11.26   Waterville Bohlen Goettlucher
38 22.37 12.49   9.88   Centennial Newville Szurek
39 21.69 12.77   8.92   Heritage Christian Wicht Johnson
40 20.87 11.27   9.60   Centennial Kissick Gerten
41 20.85 8.89   11.96   Centennial Zinda Verke
42 20.84 13.79   7.05 4.5 Sartell Welle Musech
43 20.42 6.39   14.03   Forest Lake Nellis Heppner
44 19.59 11.20   8.39   Farmington Thorberg Olson
45 18.79 11.00   7.79   Centennial Hansen Evans
46 18.18 10.72   7.46   Litchfield Eckhoff LaPlante
47 18.09 9.05   9.04   Northwestern Nelson Benes
48 17.93 6.43   11.50   Rosemount Nelson Boerboom
49 17.79 10.66   7.13   Hutchinson Fumagalli Maher
50 17.37 9.11   8.26   Farmington Raddatz Woestehoff
51 16.98 10.17   6.81   Wrenshall Ankrum Kent
52 16.79 8.68   8.11   Esko Hipp Wells
53 16.11 11.34   4.77   Prior Lake Kuboushek Kuboushek
54 16.11 9.60   6.51   Sartell Legatt Smith
55 14.75 4.01   10.74   Holy Family Crowley Dahlin
56 14.74 7.15   7.59   Elk River Hallen Kupczynski
57 14.62 8.43   6.19   St. Peter Witty Marquardt
58 14.49 8.91   5.58   Centennial Dexter Roknic
59 14.35 11.22   3.13   Chisago Lakes Fredrickson Stanway
60 14.05 1.03   13.02   Chisago Lakes Smith Maurer
61 13.97 11.23   2.74   Esko Hakala Pagelkopf
62 13.83 4.38   9.45   Prior Lake VandenHoek Meija
63 13.62 4.13   9.49   Randolph Greene Maras
64 13.42 8.96   4.46   Spring Lake Park Neiger Welch
65 12.75 10.77   1.98   Rosemount Boyum Nelson
66 12.72 5.66   7.06   Farmington Aase Stoneburg
67 11.89 3.58   8.31   Hutchinson Schmidt Portele
68 11.02 1.02   10.00   White Bear Lake Hansen Thilmany
69 10.67 10.67   0.00   Lakeville Haffely Hanson
70 10.57 5.22   5.35   Rogers Hudson Altobelli
71 10.34 10.34   0.00   Lakeville Menning Frank
72 9.90 2.27   7.63   Sartell Reinert Smallbrock
73 9.89 2.39   7.50   Northwestern Benes Montavon
74 8.55 7.14   1.41   Esko Adkins Keppeler
75 8.08 8.08   0.00   Lake Crystal Anderson Spiering
76 7.94 1.79   6.15   Farmington Poppen Burns
77 7.14 1.31   5.83   Centennial Whiting Ringen
78 6.92 6.92   0.00   Rosemount FitzPatrick FitzPatrick
79 6.42 4.41   2.01   Waterville Pratt Alladin
80 5.76 5.76   0.00   Rogers Dahle Rosati
81 5.65 5.65   0.00   Hmong College Prep Thao Cha
82 5.51 2.26   3.25   Rogers Lankki Vigesaa
83 5.17 5.17   0.00 0 Hmong College Prep Vang Vang
84 4.34 4.34   0.00   Spring Lake Park Van Cleave Heinrich
85 3.34 2.19   1.15   Farmington Anderson Heidbrider
86 2.44 2.44   0.00   Mahtomedi Erickson Gunderson
87 1.96 1.96   0.00   Worthington Dorcey Langarud
88 1.92 1.92   0.00   Forest Lake Underdahl Miklya
89 0.00 0.00   0.00   Saint Thomas Fyten Bedros
90 0.00 0.00   0.00   Hutchinson McGraw Rickertson
91 0.00 0.00   0.00   Rogers Surprison Olson
92 0.00 0.00   0.00   Prior Lake Flood Phillips
93 0.00 0.00   0.00   Rogers Snow Splett-Kappel
94 0.00 0.00   0.00   Worthington Mahlberg Dorcey
95 0.00 0.00   0.00   Eden Prairie Weinberger Frischmon
96 0.00 0.00   0.00   Eden Prairie Heiberg Pankratz
97 0.00 0.00   0.00   Eden Prairie Kukla Santy

Day 2 Boat Launch Order

See above

REGISTRATION DEADLINE

8/1/2021 – 08/21/2021

Registration details will be sent to invitees through SportsEngine message. Please check your email and/or your SportsEngine Profile to locate the invitation.

Email mnjuniorbassnation@gmail.com if you are unable to locate the invitation.

ENTRY

Must qualify through Conference Opens or Coach Wildcard

FORMAT

Two Day Event

Tournament Rules for High School

Who enforces the rules?

All anglers, boat captains, coaches and commissioners are in control of enforcing the rules.

Please report any witnessed violations to the boat captain or coach who will then report them to the Conference Commissioner in charge of the event.