World Walleye Champions Wall Of Fame

This page is under construction as we attempt to place 31 years of history!


If you know of, or you ARE a past World Walleye Champions

Please email us a good pictures and name, spelling with home town and we will attempt to verify it and post it here on the wall of fame.

We have the last few years info but will be looking for many others from days gone by!

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World Walleye Champions Hall of Fame


Jeff Lahr and Tommy Skarlis

Won with 28-3 ounces in a 2 day event shorted by one day due to intense fog.

MWC World Walleye Championship – Cass Lake, MN – Sept 14-16


Randall Gaines and Mike Rhoades

Won with 52-12 and lead wire to wire

MWC World Walleye Championship – Green Bay, WI – October 6-8



Ontario, Canada’s Greg Whitson and Mark Campeau on Lake Erie out of Huron, Ohio.



Derek Navis, Brandon, WI & Korey Sprengel, Beaver Dam, WI. fishing October 8-11 at Devils Lake, ND with a winning weight of 85.13


Tony Kobriger, Chilton, WI. and Dan Zwick, Wrightstown, WI. fishing Ocotber 17-19 at Escanaba, MI


Curt Oliver, Yankton, SD and Mike Dorris, Madison, SD fishing October 18-20 at Prairie Du Chien, WI
 oliver and dorris 2012


Dan Zwick, Wrightstown, WI. & Tony Kobriger, Chilton, WI. won with 40.89 pounds fishing the Mississippi River, October 13-15, 2011 at Prairie Du Chien, WI
 2011 WWC Kobriger and Zwick


Johnnie Candle, Devils Lake, ND and Dave Noble, Dixon, Il fishing October 14-16, 2010 at Prairie Du Chien, WI.


October 8-10 Dundee/Monroe, MI Detroit River/Lake Erie.


Greg Yarbrough-Port Clinton OH / Jeff Manz-Vanderbilt MI

October 2-4 Dundee/Monroe, MI Detroit River/Lake Erie.



Jeff Koester, Brookville, IN. & Scott Rhodes, Traverse City, MI.

won with 88.68 pounds October 3-6 on the Detroit River/Lake Erie, Dundee/Monroe, MI


Keith Daniels and Greg Jaroch, Fond du Lac, WI, weighed in 42,04 pounds on October 4-7 to win on the Mississippi River at Prairie du Chien, WI.

 2006 winners 2


Jim Trow, Ames, IA and Scott Aydelotte, Garner, IA, won on Sept, 28-Oct 1 fishing the Mississippi River at Prairie Du Chien, WI. and with a winning weight of 36.83 pounds

 2005 WWC winners


Eric Eichorn & Dan Felber of Red Wing, MN.won with a winning weight of 55.31 fishing on the Mississippi River at Prairie Du Chien, WI. on Oct 14-16, 2004

 2004 WWC winners


Jim Minnema Randolph, WI and Tim Minnema Markesan, WI. weighed in 34.73 pounds October 17-19 on the Mississippi River at Prairie du Chien, WI to win.


Robert Bodin & Scott Mann, weighed in 34.73 pounds October 17-19 on the Mississippi River at Prairie du Chien, WI to win.


Don Solis, Perronville, MI  & Bert Wilson Gladstone, MI, won it October 18-20 with 53.64 on Lake Pepin, Red Wing, MN


Eric Olson, Redwing, MN & Jason Trzekurat, Stevenspoint, WI. Mississippi River, red Wing, MN. Winning Weight was 57.57lbs

mwc champs


Lynn Hanisko, MI, Dave Kalsell, MI won with 64.82 pounds

Fishing Little Bay De Noc, Escanaba, MI June 10-12, 1999



Glenn Rengo, Maple Grove, MN & Mike Schaefer, Pewaukee, WI. fishing on Big Stone Lake May 28-30, 1998 winning weight was 40.20 pounds


Bob Proudfoot & Jim Proudfoot

 1997 WWC winners








name Changed to Masters Walleye Circuit (MWC)


Harry Stiles and Stan Berry , Stillwater, MN

Held in Dubuque, Iowa, Sept 10-16, with a 3 day winning weight of 37.04 pounds



Gary Parsons, Chilton, WI and Keith Kavajecz, Rochester, MN

held in Dubuque, Iowa Sept 15-17th


Russ Backus and Jim Randash, Rapid CIty, SD.

held on Pelican lake Sept 18-19 1987


Jerry Anderson, Onamia, MN & Bruce Samson, St Cloud, MN

Bismarck, ND

 MWC 1986 (2)


Lake Minnetonka, MN

 Manion Walleye Circuit later  Named Manufactures Walleye Circuit (MWC)