J.H. Rudolph Fishing Tourney Makes a Splash with Employees

The J.H. Rudolph & Co., Inc. Employee Fishing Tournament was held yesterday, Sunday, July 8 at Huntingburg Lake.  Eleven employees participated by arriving early Sunday morning, around 4:30 am to start the 5:00 am tourney.  6 boats participated, most with two fishermen, and ended the day at noon with a weigh-in, lunch and prizes.  Employees Rob Walton and Nathan Staten planned and executed the tournament, handling everything from locating a centrally based fishing spot, registering participants and planning the event in general.  Safety Manager Kevin Selby manned the grill, treating the group to hamburgers and hot dogs.  Superintendent Jerry Wooldridge provided side dishes for everyone and Angela Kifer and Natalie Maasberg helped set up the shelter house for lunch.  The following employees particpated in the tourney:  Rob Walton, Nathan Staten, Garry Moore, Chris Foster, Mark Wilkes, Carson Wilkes, Todd Heeke, Bob Phillips, Kenny Weatherholt, Charles Holzbog and Tommy Wiseman. 

Rob and Nathan took extra care orchestrating the weigh-in with the following results:

Big Bass Prize: $100 to Nathan Staten for catching a 5lb. 12 oz. Largemouth

1st Place Prize: $150 to Rob Walton & Kenny Weatherholt – 12lbs 8 oz. Total Weight

2nd Place Prize: $100 to Todd Heeke & Tommy Wiseman – 10 lbs. Total Weight

3rd Place Prize: $50 to Nathan Staten – 5lbs. 12 oz. Total Weight


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