Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 27
  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Indiana
    Posts
    28
    Thanks
    47
    Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 29 Times in 1 Post

    Another Scoring Guess

    This was my buddy's mule deer that was taken a week after mine in 2013. Was wondering what you guys are thinking he will gross? Thanks guys!
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails DSCF0197.jpg   DSCF0199.jpg  

  2. #2
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Location
    ND
    Posts
    274
    Thanks
    48
    Thanked 54 Times in 43 Posts
    Congratulations
    5
    Congratulated 8 Times in 1 Post
    153 gross. Another good looking buck

  3. #3
    Banned
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Allegan, MI
    Posts
    1,360
    Thanks
    123
    Thanked 392 Times in 293 Posts
    Congratulations
    53
    Congratulated 48 Times in 8 Posts
    I'd say that with the good forks, height, and mass that buck your buddy shot has that he's not far off from yours and is definitely better than a 150s deer that you guys were after. Just those extras on the back on both sides will add a lot of inches and may take him past yours in gross score. You guys had one heck of a hunt killing those two big bucks on a first hunt and I hope you don't think it will be that easy/good the next time! PS: I missed the coordinates you said you guys were hunting at, LOL!!!
    Last edited by Topgun 30-06; 03-30-2014 at 09:16 AM.

  4. #4
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Location
    Wyoming
    Posts
    262
    Thanks
    1
    Thanked 56 Times in 50 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Topgun 30-06 View Post
    I'd say that with the good forks, height, and mass that buck your buddy shot has that he's not far off from yours and is definitely better than a 150s deer that you guys were after. You guys had one heck of a hunt killing those two big bucks on a first hunt and I hope you don't think it will be that easy/good the next time!
    Yeah, two real good bucks. Similar in score. I'd say your buddy's looks a bit bigger and edges into the low to mid 170's with the extras.

  5. #5
    Banned
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Allegan, MI
    Posts
    1,360
    Thanks
    123
    Thanked 392 Times in 293 Posts
    Congratulations
    53
    Congratulated 48 Times in 8 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by HiMtnHnter View Post
    Yeah, two real good bucks. Similar in score. I'd say your buddy's looks a bit bigger and edges into the low to mid 170's with the extras.
    Funny, as I looked at the pictures a second time and was editing and adding to my post with just about the exact comment you made in yours!

  6. #6
    Super Moderator
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Reno Nv
    Posts
    4,629
    Thanks
    1,242
    Thanked 708 Times in 511 Posts
    Congratulations
    227
    Congratulated 86 Times in 12 Posts
    I'll go 170's also
    I don't Break the rules, I Modify them.

  7. #7
    Eastmans' Staff / Moderator
    Join Date
    Feb 2014
    Posts
    1,377
    Thanks
    61
    Thanked 815 Times in 291 Posts
    Congratulations
    1
    Congratulated 33 Times in 15 Posts
    170s gross is about right.

    Sent from my Xoom using Tapatalk

  8. #8
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    colfax, wa
    Posts
    5,398
    Thanks
    1,378
    Thanked 734 Times in 618 Posts
    Congratulations
    220
    Congratulated 35 Times in 13 Posts
    Ill not be the low guy for once! 160 gross.
    "Now two flags fly above my land that really sum up how I fee. One is the colors that fly high and proud The red, the white, the blue. The other one's got a rattlesnake With a simple statement made "Don't tread on me" is what it says and I'll take that to my grave. Because this is me. I'm proud to be American and strong in my beliefs. And I've said it before but I'll say it again 'Cause my family's always fought and died to save this land. And a country boy is all I'll ever be."

  9. #9
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    Indiana
    Posts
    28
    Thanks
    47
    Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 29 Times in 1 Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Topgun 30-06 View Post
    I'd say that with the good forks, height, and mass that buck your buddy shot has that he's not far off from yours and is definitely better than a 150s deer that you guys were after. Just those extras on the back on both sides will add a lot of inches and may take him past yours in gross score. You guys had one heck of a hunt killing those two big bucks on a first hunt and I hope you don't think it will be that easy/good the next time! PS: I missed the coordinates you said you guys were hunting at, LOL!!!
    Topgun my buck came almost too easy and I was just flat lucky to get him opening day! I found him and several other bucks my first day scouting and watched him do the same thing the for two evening prior to the opener. Opening evening you could tell he was a little more on edge, but it still worked out. I'd rather be lucky than good any day! LOL! My buddy's buck required a little more work! I found his buck a week later since I was tagged out and just running around scouting and trying to learn the area. I located my buddy's buck with a group of does one morning and watched him go to bed while he was hunting a different area. I was about 1/2 a mile from his buck and just watched what he did. The next morning we made our move and luckily he did the same thing and my buddy took him at 250 yards. We definitely may never top that hunt, but I'd be ok with that too. It's all about the memories!
    Last edited by rmetcalf; 03-30-2014 at 10:23 AM.

  10. #10
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Kingwood, TX
    Posts
    1,876
    Thanks
    111
    Thanked 266 Times in 197 Posts
    Congratulations
    52
    Congratulated 53 Times in 5 Posts
    176 gross, despite the visible stream, I see no reason to net that one.

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. Guess the score #2
    By RLJ in forum Antelope
    Replies: 21
    Last Post: 07-16-2014, 06:51 PM
  2. Another score guess
    By AKaviator in forum Wildlife and Landscapes
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 05-07-2014, 08:55 PM
  3. Guess the score
    By tim81212 in forum Elk
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 04-03-2014, 08:43 AM
  4. ? on Eastmans 4x7 Antelope Scoring System
    By Horniac in forum Antelope
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 07-20-2011, 07:46 PM
  5. scoring antelope
    By nv-hunter in forum Antelope
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 05-28-2011, 09:25 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •