NYS Winter Classic
Fishing Tournament
Professionally organized and directed by anglers, for anglers!
2018 Tournament Event: January 1 - February 28
(Includes all waterways of NY state - ice, open water, stream & rivers, etc.)
Meet the Director:

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2018 Tournament Event News Feed

NY State's Largest Winter Fishing Tournament!!



2017 NYS Winter Classic Tournament Event Results:
Overall Pike: Tyler Seamon - 21.51 lbs - $2,500 GRAND PRIZE WINNER
Overall Trout: Lynn Thomson - 21.85 lbs
Overall Walleye: Thomas Carney - 14.60 lbs 
Overall Pickerel: Scott Castor - 7.30 lbs
Overall Crappie: Parker Umbra - 2.30 lbs - FREE FISH MOUNT WINNER
Overall Perch: Steve LaBarr - 2.38 lbs
Overall Panfish: Steve Ball - 1.09 lbs

Overall Largest Fish (winner of the Case Canoe Package):
Lynn Thomson - 21.85 lb Lake Trout

Overall Largest Steelhead (winner of the Steve Nielsen Art - Metal & Airbrush Artist Piece):
Jay Mahar - 16.00 lbs

Overall Largest Panfish Species (winners of Aqua-Vu Cameras):
Crappie: Parker Umbra - 2.30 lbs
Perch: Steve LaBarr - 2.38 lbs
Panfish: Steve Ball - 1.09 lbs

Overall Largest Fish Caught by a Female Angler (winner of the Arctic Armor Lift Suit):
Jessie Rogers - 13.93 lb Pike

Overall Largest Fish Caught on an Automatic Fisherman Set:
$250 Large Species: Aaron LaFlair - 9.90 lb Walleye
$250 Small Species: Kevin Riley - 2.24 lb Crappie

Overall Largest Fish Caught using a Makiplastic bait:
$100 January: John Tice - 1.95 lb Crappie
$100 February: Kevin Riley - 2.10 lb Crappie

Overall Largest Fish Caught using Hydro Glow Fishing Lights:
$100 January: Tracy Delong - 0.65 lb Crappie
$100 February: Kevin Riley - 2.10 lb Crappie

Overall Largest Fish Caught using Boss Spoons:
20-Spoon Pack: Kevin Riley - 1.41 lb Crappie

This year's event is sponsored by: