2018 Results

Below are the official results of the 51st 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+) Ed Locken Milwaukee WI 30′ 7″
Women Pam Kratz Dalton WI 22′ 6″
Men Cliff Burdon Poynette WI 30′ 10″
Youth 12-16 Elaine Hepler Pardeeville WI 18′ 11″
Youth 6-11 Dakota Erickson Portage WI 21′ 7″
Youth 0-5 Sawyer Emkow Pardeeville WI 11′ 6″
Adult & Child 12-16 Meredith & Cliff Burdon Poynette WI 56′ 1″
Adult & Child 6-11 Todd and Lorelei Hepler Pardeeville WI 45′ 9″
Adult & Child 0-5 Chad and Cassie Kratz Kingston WI 45′  1″
Mixed Doubles Nate and Christi Barden Pardeeville WI  64′ 11″

Speed-Eating

CATEGORY NAME CITY ST TIME  
Women Pam Kratz Dalton WI 6.87
Men Chad Kratz Kingston WI 6.16
Boys & Girls 12-16 Brontay Koepke Dalton WI 5.74
Boys & Girls 6-11 Rachel Hulick Janesville WI 16.49
Boys & Girls 0-5 Jackson Smith Pardeeville WI 40.67

All time is shown in seconds

Largest Watermelon

Was not held this year

Carving

NAME CITY ST      
Child (9 and under) Brianna Watts Portage WI 1
Caitlin Bifani Poynette WI 2
Dillon Nelson Portage WI 3
Youth (10-17) Mason Muscanero Pardeeville WI 1
Livy Cone 2
Landon Erickson Portage WI 3
Adult Joy Staveness Rio WI 1
Aaron Staveness Montello WI 2
Pro (New this year) Alexandra Ingersoll DeForest WI 1
Elba Valle DeForest WI 2
Eder Valle DeForest WI 3