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Big Buck Contest



D&R Sports Center's
2016 BIG BUCK CONTEST

Bring your buck to D&R Sports Center and have it entered in our Big Buck Contest. The Archery Contest runs from October 1 - November 14, and the Firearm Contest runs from November 15 - November 30. The top 3 entries for both archery and firearm season will win a gift card to D&R Sports Center! 1st - $100 | 2nd - $75 | 3rd - $50

Rules & Regulations: Must be a Michigan deer with a valid 2016 Michigan Hunting License properly attached. D&R has its own unique system of scoring for the contest. Scoring will be the sole discretion of D&R Sports Center scorer's interpretation of the rack. This is not an Official Pope & Young, Boone & Crockett, or Commemorative Buck of Michigan score. Scores are only for the purpose of the D&R Sports Center Big Buck Contest. We will not accept capes, heads, or lone racks. The whole deer must be brought in, NO EXCEPTIONS.


*D&R Score is based on the sum of the length of all tines, including main beams, plus the inside spread. This is not an official Pope & Young or Commemorative Bucks of Michigan score, and is used only for the purpose of the D&R Sports Center Big Buck Contest.
 

  

Firearm November 15th - November 30th

1st $100: Nick Newhouse | 11-Point | 121 1/8
2nd $75: Chris Trevino | 12-Point | 120 1/8
3rd $50: Bo Simmons | 10-Point | 113 7/8
Adam Vosburg | 9-Point | 111 6/8
Don Overacker | 10-Point | 109 7/8
Michael Stangl | 11-Point | 107 1/8
Christopher Allkins | 10-Point | 104 7/8
Eric Umbanhowar | 14-Point | 102
Jeff Geier | 8-Point | 96 7/8
Jason Davis | 11-Point | 94 4/8
Ben Crooks | 10-Point | 94 3/8
Chad Pickett | 8-Point | 90 1/8
Justin Boze | 9-Point | 87 5/8
Brady Clark | 8-Point | 84 7/8
Frank Cardenas | 8-Point | 83 2/8
Michael Nelles | 8-Point | 78

Archery October 1st - November 14th

1st $100: Mason M. | 10-Point | 106 5/8
2nd $75: Noah S. | 8-Point | 104 3/8
3rd $50: Chris Ellis | 10-Point | 97 5/8
Ted Forester | 8 Point | 91 7/8
Ryan R. | 8-Point | 80
Wyatt S. | 9-Point | 79 4/8
Brad E. | 9-Point | 70 4/8
Nik O. | 8-Point | 37 4/8