43rd Annual Devils Lake Chamber Walleye Tourney
The dates for this years 43rd Annual Devils Lake Walleye Tourney are June 21-23. The tourney offers a $6,500 guaranteed first place, along with two Airwave Pedestals. Five teams entering by March 31 will be in a drawing to have their entry fees paid. If the 125-two-person field is filled by June 14, the Chamber and Tourism Bureau will add an extra $1,500 to the tournament purse.
The largest daily walleye pays $500, largest pike pays $250 daily, the largest white bass daily pays $250, biggest perch is worth $100 daily. The Day Two Pike Optional Shootout at $50 per team pays first place 50 percent of all entries for three pike; 35 percent for second; and 15 percent for third.
Many additional prizes are up for grabs. Tournament entry fee is $275 per team. Tournament headquarters is at Grahams Island State Park. For more information on the tournament, call the Devils Lake Chamber of Commerce at 662-4903. You can also download the application at the devilslakend.com website.