15th Annual Monster Catfish Roundup
July 19, 2023 | View PDF
A total of 37 teams participated in the Monster Cat Roundup, July 15, on the Yellowstone River outside of Sidney. Some of the fishing teams included six husband and wife combos, eight father and son or daughter combos, three grandfather and grandkid combos. The tournament was run by the Montana Catfish Association and Steve and Ashley Harris.
Its total weight of five fish. The top ten teams and their hometowns are listed below.
1st Place Team 9: Todd Lindsay, and JJ Lindsay, both of Laurel, MT, 37.03 lbs.
2nd Place Team 5: Matt Reynolds and Carrie Niblock, both of Sidney, MT, 26.08 lbs.
3rd Place Team 20: Steve Norcutt and Allan Harrington, both of Glasgow, MT, 25.28 lbs.
4th Place Team 7: Eric Braunberger and Lukas Braunberger, both of Miles City, MT, 23.82 lbs.
6th Place Team 6: Brenner Flaten, Glasgow, MT; and Jason Flaten, Elko, NV, 21.48 lbs.
7th Place Team 36: Justin Fisketjon and Grayson Fisketjon, Williston, ND, 18.36 lbs.
8th Place Team 23: Austin Bement, Sidney, MT; and Casey Nagel, Minot, ND, 18.15 lbs.
9th Place Team 4: Blake Gauer and Lindsey Gauer, both of Park City, MT, 17.01 lbs.
10th Place Team 11: Erik Volkman and Lacey Volkman, both of Sidney, MT, 15.46 lbs.