Emily Phillips, 12, killed this 6-point buck while hunting with her father in southern Warren County on December 28. She made the 60-yard shot with a .243 rifle. The buck had a 14-inch inside spread, 20-inch main beams and weighed 220 pounds. Emily is the daughter of Chad and Zena Phillips.
Hannah Wilder shot her first deer in Claiborne County. The 100-pound doe was taken with a 7mm-08 from 30 yards away. Pictured with Hannah is her brother, Laken Wilder.
My congrats to our two young huntress in our great outdoors!