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LLBA State Shoot Results

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This year's shoot was a big success for the LLBA. We had 28 boats register and that makes a new record for attendence at a LLBA shoot, I think the prior was 19. The weather held up for us. The fish proved to be a little stubborn and you had to find most of them in 5ft or deeper. Everyone that stayed around for the results/payout were put into a drawing and walked away with one of the many donations by our great sponsors. The last place team, that registered a fish, won about $150 in equipment! Goes to show you don't have to be the best to have a chance to win with the LLBA. Thanks to all the members that jumped in to make this shoot run smoothly and to all our sponsors who invested in our club.

2008 State Shoot Sponsors:

Cajun Archery

American Time & Signal Co.

AMS Bowfishing

Backwater Bowfishing

Bowfishing Extreme

F&D Archery


Sam & Danni’s Pet Resort/Spa Inc. (Sauk Rapids, MN)

Sportsman’s Warehouse (Coon Rapids, MN)

Sully’s Bowfishing Stuff

Here are the shoot results!

Big Fish - Full Barrel Bowfishing Keith Imholte & Tyler Roeder 28.9lbs Common Carp

Big 10

1st Place - Full Barrel Bowfishing Keith Imholte & Tyler Roeder 211.20lbs

2nd Place - BlazinArrow Bowfishing Bill Baumgartner & Alex Brown 199.37lbs

3rd Place - Filthy Fixation Bowfishing Joe Morgan, Jake Mertens, & Dave Stans 180.72lbs


1st Place - Full Barrel Bowfishing Keith Imholte& Tyler Roeder-42 Fish

2nd Place - Carpet Baggers Ted Bass & Larry-22 Fish

3rd Place - Tim Lais & Rob Rider-19 Fish

Last Place (That registered fish)

Andy Gapinski and Crew. They were awarded a Pro retriever reel (AMS Bowfishing), Zebco 808 (Bowfishing Extreme), 3 yellow jackets with pirhana points, reel seat (Cajun Archery), and 3 can coolers (Backwater Bowfishing).

Also with this being a BAA sanctioned shoot we gave the BAA membership away to one of the LLBA youths, Daniel Baertschy.

Next year should be better then this year and we hope to see many more more join in the fun!

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