Daughter Finally Scored!

Discussion in 'Youth Hunts & Photos' started by Hunter79, Nov 25, 2017.

  1. Hunter79

    Hunter79 Well-Known Member

    Mar 1, 2008
    Maywood, MO
    My daughter has hunted every day of early youth season, every day of regular deer season except one, and this youth season as well. She hasn't gotten a shot at a deer until tonight. We did see a few but not nearly as many as normal. Anyway, I asked her where she wanted to sit tonight and she picked the stand. The wind wasn't the best for this particular stand but I figured, what the heck? Might as well give it a shot. We hadn't seen a deer for quite a while, it certainly couldn't be any worse than what's been seen. We weren't in the stand 25 minutes when a doe came busting out of the draw at about 150 yards and starting running right at us. She made it to about 100 yards and dropped back into the draw. While she was running at us, I grabbed her gun and got her ready. Sure enough, this guy popped out in the same spot but instead of running all the way into the draw, he made the fatal mistake of stopping at about 90 yards. She put a perfect shot on him and he ran about 50 yards into the wide open field and did the wobble dance. She was so excited that she had tears running down her face! He's not the biggest out there but I think you can tell by the smile on her face that he's plenty big enough!!

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  2. Satch

    Satch Senior Member

    Aug 5, 2008
    Central MO
    Great buck. She's no quitter
     

  3. tcwild

    tcwild Junior Member

    632
    Oct 16, 2013
    holden,mo
    Outstanding!!
     
  4. DonJuan

    DonJuan Well-Known Member

    Jan 30, 2012
    S.E. Mo.
    Way to stay after it! Congrats it’s an awesome feeling.
     
  5. techteacher

    techteacher Land buying addiction Lifetime Supporting Member

    Sep 11, 2009
    Troy,
    Great job. Way to stay after it.
     
  6. vonfatman

    vonfatman Member

    Dec 31, 2006
    congratulations young hunter! lots of meat on that buck!!

    bob
     
  7. swat1018

    swat1018 Active Member

    814
    Jan 1, 2013
    LaBelle
    Great deal. I'd be so proud.
     
  8. 20'

    20' Well-Known Member

    Aug 9, 2017
    That's awesome, congrats to her! Please tell her way to stay after it!
     
  9. 421sd

    421sd Part-time malcontent

    Dec 23, 2012
    Ozarks Plateau
    That's how you do that.:cheers:
     
  10. manitou1

    manitou1 Well-Known Member

    Apr 28, 2012
    Truman Lake
    Way to go! Congrats.
     
  11. LeGrande

    LeGrande Member

    85
    Jun 26, 2016
    St Robert
    Awesome, congratulations!
     
  12. flatlander_

    flatlander_ Really? Show me. .

  13. jsr

    jsr Active Member

    682
    Jul 6, 2006
    That's awesome, congrats.
     
  14. henry

    henry Fan Boy aka Mr Twisty and

    That's an accomplishment. She stuck it out and worked hard. Congrats to her on a great buck. :cool!:
     
  15. Mailman

    Mailman Well-Known Member

    Feb 2, 2005
    Blue Springs Mo
    Making memories right there!

    Congrats to the young lady. :tup:
     
  16. callaojoe

    callaojoe Máistir an pointe hocht.

    Jan 21, 2004
    N/C Missouri
    Nicely done, great buck, congrats to the young hunter. She done good. :tup:
     
  17. Hunter79

    Hunter79 Well-Known Member

    Mar 1, 2008
    Maywood, MO
    I have shown Kennedy the responses in this post and she told me to say thank you to all of you! She said it was worth the wait!!
     
  18. bowbender

    bowbender Well-Known Member

    That is awesome!!!!!!!

    Good for her !!!!!