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Ellett Angler of the Year (2022)

Angler of the Year (2022)

Elite Division (2022) (Three Time Ellett Winners)

Past Specialty Contest Winners

YearEliteInshoreOffshoreTournaments
2021Virgil Cooper
Elite Data
Tim Pedersen
Inshore Data
Dale Reed
Offshore Data
N/A
2020Virgil Cooper
Elite Data
Dale Reed
Inshore Data
Tim Pedersen
Offshore Data

Tournament Data
2019Virgil Cooper
Elite Data
Tim Pederson
Inshore Data
Ed Ellett
Offshore Data

Tournament Data
2018Ken Knopf
Elite Data
Virgil Cooper
Inshore Data
Virgil Cooper
Offshore Data
Mike Saincome
Tournament Data
2017Ken Knopf
Elite Data
Virgil Cooper
Inshore Data
Tim Pedersen
Offshore Data
Tim Pedersen
Tournament Data
2016Ken Knopf
Elite Data
Virgil Cooper
Inshore Data
Hal Wilson
Offshore Data
John Byatt
Tournament Data
2015Ken Knopf
Elite Data
Virgil Cooper
Inshore Data
Ken Knopf
Offshore Data
2014Ken Knopf
Elite Data
Virgil Cooper
Inshore Data
Ken Knopf
Offshore Data
2013Ken KnopfWaldon BailleeKen Knopf

Past Ellett Angler of the Year Winners

YearMenWomenYouth
2021Dale Reed
Men’s Data
Melvina Cutright
Women’s Data
Austin Mundt
Youth Data
2020Tim Pederson
Men’s Data
Mary Mundt
Women’s Data
Noah Mundt
Youth Data
2018Virgil Cooper
Men’s Data
Shannon Goldstein
Women’s Data
Desi Greco
Youth Data
2017Virgil Cooper
Men’s Data
Marcia Ellett
Women’s Data
Reid Wagner
Youth Data
2016Virgil Cooper
Men’s Data
Nia Morales
Women’s Data
Reid Wagner
Youth Data
2015Carlos Morales
Men’s Data
Nia Morales
Women’s Data
Casey Kiel
Youth Data
2014Dale Reed
Men’s Data
Brittany Rothfork
Women’s Data
Reid Wagner
Youth Data
2013Waldon BailleeBrittany RothfolkMikayla Baillie
2012Hal WilsonMellisa SmithReid Wagner
2011Allen TurnerDebby KnopfReid Wagner
2010Ken KnopfDebby KnopfIan Daniels
2009Ken KnopfDebby KnopfIan Daniels
2008Ken KnopfDebby KnopfIan Daniels
2007Allen TurnerDebbie CarterCasey Kiel
2006Phil HornDebby KnopfCasey Kiel
2005Tommy HinesGrace Marie BartleyBen Rudd
2004Allen TurnerKaren BonnerJohn Peacock
2003Sidney HazenSande CalkinsAlex Thomas
2002Tommy HinesDonna WalkerAustin McDavid
2001Rick DavidsonMiriam TaverezAustin McDavid
2000Wiley HortonKaren BonnerCole Ellett
1999Ed EllettMarcia EllettCole Ellett
1998Russ RoyNatalie Burns 
1997Ed Weston  
1996Tom McDanielMary Ann Crown 
1995John PatrickMarty BrunerCraig Knopf
1994Bo BrunerDoris HortonAlex Rella
1993Dexter RidgdillDebbie RidgdillMathew McDaniel
1992
1991Gary RidgdillMarcia EllettKyle Knopf
1990Bob WallaceCarla HeltonCraig Knopf
1989Tom McDanielGarrett Bell 
1988Mark HarlinLeonora Hale 
1987Shawn StephensonLeslie Harlin 
1986Larry MayBobbi Nettles 
1985John Patrick  
1984Ed SappSerena Webb 
1982John PatrickLynn Sapp 
1981John PatrickLaverne Scott 
1978John GilbertShirley McDaniel