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PA 7 pt. down!

Old 10-08-2009, 01:02 PM
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I shot this Pennsylvania 7 point on Tuesday, October 6 at around 6:45 pm. I had gotten into my stand that evening late because of school work. I figured I wasn't even going to be able to hunt that night, but I finished in time to sit for the last hour and a half of daylight. I had only seen a red fox that evening untill he showed up. I was not even expecting to see a buck that night, my main priority was to shoot a doe so I could have the rest of the season to focus on a buck, especially during the rut.

I looked to my left and there he was about thirty yards away. I coudn't believe he had snuck in on me! I immediately grabbed my bow and eventually stood up when he was not looking. He came closer to me and started walking down to my left, broadside, and I drew, but he walked past my opening so I let down. He then turned back, and walked directly towards me at about fifteen yards, broadside. I drew again and released my arrow tipped with a Muzzy 3-blade and watched it pass through him and stick in the ground. He went only about fifty yards.

This is my second year archery hunting with a compound bow. This is my second buck out of three deer harvested with my Parker bow. He is not a huge buck with 4 pts. on the left and 3 on the right, with small brow tines. I couldn't be happier though!






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Old 10-08-2009, 01:07 PM
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Congrats...thanks for the story!
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Old 10-08-2009, 01:23 PM
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Nice buck! Congratulations!
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Old 10-08-2009, 01:52 PM
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Outstanding Buck Congrats
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Old 10-08-2009, 01:55 PM
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Welcome to the pa 7 point club. Congrats. What a monster.

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Old 10-08-2009, 02:01 PM
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nice buck!!! Congrats to you!!!
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Old 10-08-2009, 02:03 PM
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Nice job!! Congrads on a great deer!!
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Old 10-08-2009, 02:09 PM
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Good job , very nice buck !!!
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Old 10-08-2009, 04:40 PM
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Great job! Congrats
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Old 10-08-2009, 04:42 PM
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Congrats on the buck!
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