2016 GWG Prize Winners

Here is the 2016 GWG top 20 melons, 1st Year Member and Mystery Melon Awards, ranked by weight.

Top 20 Melons     
RANKWEIGHTGROWERLOCATIONPAYOUTNOTES
1318.0Chris KentSevierville, TN$1200
2305Frank MuddVine Grove, KY$750New State Record
3293.2Gabriele BartoliLombardy, Italy$550
4290Jeremy TerryHelenwood, TN$4501st year member
5273Todd DawsonGarner, NC$350
6272Spencer GlasgowBessmer, AL$275New State Record
7233Andrew VialSiler City, NC$225
8229.5Jake HollowayBowden, GA$200
9224Larry BoyetteKenley, NC$175
10222.5Tim BrusselSt. Johns, MI$150
11218Charles BentleyGrant, AL$125
12214Bill EdwardsMarshall, MI$115
13211.2Gabriele BartoliLombardy, Italy$105
14209.5Susan BarberMount Orab, OH$100
15202.5Donald MurphyPink Hill, NC$95
16199.5Marvin MitchellFenton, MI$90
17193.5Eric ProcterArmada, MI$85
18192John HodgesDe Leon, TX$80
19189.71Jeremy LindleyWynne, AR$751st year member
20188Tony ProchaskaSimpson, KS$701st year member & New State Record

1st Year Member

One of our members from the State of North Carolina has donated money to the 1st year member Melon Award.  Thank you Larry Boyette for your generosity and for all you do for this club.

1st Place
117.5 lbs. Donald  Timmins  Roseville, California $50.

2nd Place
There was no other melon weigh in by a 1st year member that was not in the top 20

Mystery Melon Award
One of our members from the State of North Carolina has donated money to the Mystery Melon Award.  Thank you Todd Dawson for your generosity and for all the work you put into this club.

We use random number generator for picking winners.

1st Place
# 91  John Harnica Dundee, Michigan  158 lb Melon  $50.

2nd Place
# 138  John Wayne Brooks  Ronda, North Carolina  125.5 lb Melon $35.

2016 Youth Awards

At this point we have not found any one for the 2016 youth Award, but we are still looking and will do the same for 2017.