Pat Netko gave the instructions for Lakes Country Crafts and Cones’ Annual Ice Cream Eating Contest rules on Thursday, August 11th, 2022 - photos by Paul Boblett
Lake Country Crafts & Cones Ice Cream Eating ContestWeb posted August 16, 2022
Preschool – Age 5: 1st – Adrian Coffey, Hopkins, MN 2nd – Luke Reineke, Forest Lake, MN; 3rd – Cade Reineke, Forest Lake, MN; 3rd – Kwin Makowsky, Crosslake, MN
6-8 yr olds: 1st - Hope Gustafson, Ideal Corners, MN 2nd – Scarlet Schueller, Crosslake, MN 3rd – Gabe Jensen, Ames, Iowa
9-12 yr olds: 1st – Lyle Joyce, Milwaukee, Wisc. 2nd – Lillian Buseman, Johnston, Iowa 3rd – Parker Smoak, state of Washington
13-16 yr olds: 1st – Dominic Wachter, LaCrosse, Wisc 2nd - Alexis Dewaay, DesMoines, Iowa 3rd – Ben Anderson, Brainerd, MN
17-Adult: 1st – Mike Wifler, Ames, Iowa 2nd – Jim Schonert, Hampton, Iowa 3rd – Chuck Anderson, Merrifield, MN
Crowd cheered on ice cream eating participants as they dove face first in their bowls of ice cream.