Strawberry bake-off winners announced Strawberry bake-off winners announced Advocate staff report April 11, 2013 Comments Winners of the annual Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival – Strawberry Day in the Park Bake-off on March 16 were: Overall winner: Shirley Stanga, Strawberry Surprise Cake. Strawberry Cake: First place, Shirley Stanga; second place, Debbie Edwards; third place, Patsy Kraft. Strawberry Jelly/Jam: First place, Debbie Edwards; second place, Rose Ward; third place, Elizabeth Cleaver. Strawberry Pie: First place, Elizabeth Cleaver; second place, Patsy Kraft; third place, Margaret Dakota. Strawberry Muffin/Loaf/Cookie: First place, Geraldine Wright; second place, Margaret Dakota; third place, Elizabeth Cleaver. Strawberry Miscellaneous: First place, Debbie Edwards, shrimp/strawberry Salad. Other Strawberry DessertS: First place, Shirley Stanga, strawberry cheesecake; second place, Craig Jones, chocolate-dipped and stuffed strawberries; third place, Josh Motichek, strawberry bread pudding.