FINALLY, February 1, after 3 years of no ice tournament with safe ice, the host Wounded Heroes USA, event, Warriors Ice Fishing Tournament was a success. Thank you all 85 of you ice fishing Happy Anglers for attending.
A huge thanks to the event sponsors, Premier Roofing, Denver for prizes and their awesome company volunteers, and Devil Dog Brew who furnish all the coffee and hot chocolate and their awesome volunteers. Thank you to all other volunteers that made the day a great success.
Special thank you to the Warrior Transition Battalion Coordinator and the Survivor Outreach Support Coordinator at Fort Carson for inviting Soldiers and Gold Star Family to attend. First-time ice anglers. It was a pleasure meeting and accommodating you. We love supporting you.
1st prize Fish Finder, Nicholas Walker, 1.0 lb. Northern Pike, 2nd Prize Claim Shelter Catherin Satow, 15.6 oz Rainbow Trout, 3rd prize Strikemaster Auger, Andrew Betancourt. 14.5 oz Rainbow Trout. There was an abundance of other prizes handed out, as well as, 38 each ice fishing rods to the youth attending and a Devil Dog Brew basket arrangement of coffee and spices.