Tate Cogan, 8, shot this 6-point deer on Davis Island while hunting with his father, Bo Cogan. The 205-pound deer with a 16-3/4-inch spread was Tate's first. Way to go Tate!
Shea Walls, 8, bagged his first deer while hunting with his uncle, Matt Bingham, at MLD Hunting Club in Utica on December 10. The doe weighed 120 pounds. Alright Shea!
Emily Phillips, 10, took this 9-pointer while hunting with her father in southern Warren County on November 26. The deer weighted 192 pounds, had a 17-inch inside spread, and was shot with a .243 rifle from a distance of 30 yards. Emily is the daughter of Chad and Zena Phillips. Pictured with Emily is Chad Phillips. You go Emily!
My congrats to all our young hunters in the great wild outdoors!