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Jersey 8 pointer story

Old 10-31-2007, 11:00 AM
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I love to read these stories, so I guess I should post them when I can.
Got in the stand last night around 4:30, beautiful night to hunt light winds from the West. After 5:30 I see 3 does in the field 70 yrds away, I hit the can 3 times just for the heck of it, she looks in my direction and then bolts taking the other 2 with her, 10 minutes later she's downwind 100 yrds away snorting at me!! I say that's great, I should just get down now.
But, you never know,soI stay put, knowing I had close to an hour left.
45 minutes later I hear something coming from behind, I'm sitting with the bow ready waiting to see what side this deer is going to pass on.
I look left, nothing, I look right, nothing, it's still coming right behind/underneath me, I look over the platform directly under my stand, wondering what this deer is, and all I see coming out is this nice 8 point rack. I was waiting for him to bolt because he's right on my entrance trail, buthe calmly checks the scrape 5 yrds away, but he's facing directly away, I stand and he starts walking away, I grunt him to a stop at 10 yrd, but he's still facing away, he starts again , I stop him again, but this time he turns just slightly to the left. I put the trintium pin right on the vitals and release. He bolts running 80 yrds, I hear him crashing in a thcket, I left giving him 2 hrs. When I came back, my buddy and I find him right where I heard him last (death thrash)

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Old 10-31-2007, 11:39 AM
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Way to go a big congrats
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Old 11-01-2007, 06:35 AM
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Awesome buck!

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Old 11-01-2007, 03:56 PM
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Awsome buck! Good job. What part of Jersey?
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Old 11-02-2007, 12:14 AM
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great nj deer..i love the dog nuzzlein on him:{//what part of nj>>
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Old 11-04-2007, 05:39 PM
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Nice buck... Way to go! We Jersey boys get a shot once in a while at a shooter like that!

Hope you have a place on your wall picked out!!!
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Old 11-05-2007, 06:00 AM
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yeh i hunt jersey as well in area 15 and i've seen some huge bucks over ther! way to go !
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Old 11-06-2007, 09:19 PM
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Awesome buck!
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Old 11-07-2007, 10:51 AM
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Great Jersey Buck!!!! I'll be out early this weekend, gotta deal with them chicken hunters
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Old 11-07-2007, 11:46 AM
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Find a good taxidermist....Nice buck!
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