2017 - Second place was awarded to a self-employed heating and cooling specialist from Labette City, KS. Keith Reynolds has attended Winfield 12 times and attends other contests like the Lone Star Dulcimer and Mountain View contests. Keith also plays the guitar, the bowed psaltery and the mandolin. When not working or playing music he likes to do wood working. As a result of his second place finish he won $150, the 2nd Place Trophy and a 6FHWR-E Baritone Mountain Dulcimer by the Dulcimer Shoppe/McSpadden Mountain Dulcimers of Mountain View, AR.
2017 - First place was awarded to a 24-yer old musician by the name of Matthew Hathaway of FT. Worth, TX. He has entered this contest only two times, the last time was in 2009. He attends other festivals like the Texas State Dulcimer Festival. Since it had been 8-years since he had been to Winfield Matt wanted to come and compete and have a good time jamming with others. This talented musician also plays the guitar, piano, mandolin the ocarina and the tin whistle.