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Johnson, Eischens win PRFD 5 Alarm Fishing Frenzy

The third annual Park Rapids Fire Department's 5 Alarm Fishing Frenzy drew 26 boats with two-person teams to Potato Lake. The Aug. 11 contest awarded prizes to the top 10 teams: o 1st place: Mike Johnson and James Eischens. o 2nd place: Dick Wint...

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Taking first place in the Aug. 11 Fishing Frenzy were James Eischens and Mike Johnson. (Submitted photo)

The third annual Park Rapids Fire Department's 5 Alarm Fishing Frenzy drew 26 boats with two-person teams to Potato Lake.

The Aug. 11 contest awarded prizes to the top 10 teams:

• 1st place: Mike Johnson and James Eischens.

• 2nd place: Dick Winter and Josh Winter.

• 3rd place: Ben Cumber and Jason Hochstatter.

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• 4th place: Jon Gravdahl and Dean Christofferson.

• 5th place: Doug Hansen and Brian Warham.

• 6th place: Kevin George and Tayden George.

• 7th place: Zach Deshayes and Bryan Hanson.

• 8th place: Terry Mitchell and Hunter Mitchell.

• 9th place: Nate Sitz and Jim Clarey.

• 10th place: Kenny Barr and Suzie Barr.

Firefighter Crystal Krautkremer said the fire department is thankful for the event sponsors: Smokey Hills Outdoor Store, Delaney's Outdoors, Mills Detail and Trailer Sales, Park Rapids Ford, American Family Insurance, Stephen Noonan Agency, Johnsons on the Water and Dan's All Season Service.

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Twenty percent of tourney proceeds went to the fire department.

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