2017 Results

Below are the official results of the 50th Annual Pardeeville Watermelon Festival championship events held by the U.S. Watermelon Speed-Eating & Seed-Spitting Championships, Inc. New world records are shown with a trophy icon.

Seed-Spitting

CATEGORY NAME CITY ST FEET  IN
Seniors (55+) Geoff Gilbert Pardeeville WI 44′ 4″
Women Jessica Kratz WI 39′ 0″
Men Josh Swartz Taylor WI 49′ 4″
Youth 12-16  Tre Koepke WI 33′ 0″
Youth 6-11  Elaine Hepler Pardeeville WI 27′  1″
Youth 0-5  Gordon Kratz WI 13′ 7″
Adult & Child 6-11  Meredith & Cliff Burdon 59′ 6″
Adult & Child 0-5 Shanda & Sydney Briant 43′  10″
Mixed Doubles  Tim & Rebecca Swartz Taylor WI  86′  4″

Speed-Eating

CATEGORY NAME CITY ST TIME  
Women Shanda Briant Kingston WI 7.91
Men Justin Briant 5.75
Boys & Girls 12-16 Tre Koepke 5.76
Boys & Girls 6-11 Braden Breneman 33.34
Boys & Girls 0-5 Chris Kratz

All time is shown in seconds

Largest Watermelon

  NAME CITY ST LBS    
First Phil Hodgson Wyocena WI
Second
Third

Carving

NAME CITY ST      
Youth Eder and Elba Valle
Adult Ali Ingersoll DeForest WI