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#5435769 - 11/21/14 03:48 PM Rusk County 10pt
aggiehunter3 Offline
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Registered: 09/12/09
Posts: 373
Well add another good deer for East Tx. I shot the buck we named "high brow" this morning. We have been cursed with the small brow gene for several years, until this guy came along. This buck haunted my dreams for the last couple of weeks, so it felt great to seal the deal this morning. A little backstory: I live in OKC right now, while my wife is finishing law school, so I only get a couple of weeks a season to hunt our East Tx lease. I came in and hunted the weekend of November 11. It was pretty slow until right at the end of my hunt. The rut kicked in on our place and I saw several bucks chasing my last 2 days of the trip. I first saw this 10pt on my last morning hunting. I'm hunting a pipeline and he came out a long way from me and I could immediately tell he was a good deer. I watched him through my binos as he zig zagged in and out of the woods down the pipeline until he got within range. Right as I went to grab my gun he went into the woods, and I didn't see him the rest of the hunt. I was really discouraged, thinking I should have shot sooner, but I never really had a clean shot. It was a long 5hr trip back to OKC thinking about this deer, and I was already planning my next day off to get back down here. That ended up being today. I planned to hunt all day today, but it ended up being the shortest hunt of my life. I got in the stand a little late around 6:15, due to the pouring rain and by first light around 6:30 I had does out in the pipeline running around. About 15 minutes later I turned to my left and saw my buck walking down the lease road at 50 yards! I wheeled around and put the crosshairs on his shoulder as he stopped, just before stepping in the woods. I squeezed and he jumped about 5ft in the air and crashed into the woods. I waited an hour to make sure I didn't push him and got down to go look for him. He had only made it 15yds into the woods to his final resting place. It was an awesome experience and I'm happy the Lord blessed me with this deer.




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#5435777 - 11/21/14 03:52 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: aggiehunter3]
4Weight Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 11/09/11
Posts: 2994
Loc: Tarrant Cty and Murray
Great looking chocolate horned buck. Nice job pretty deer
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#5435779 - 11/21/14 03:53 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: aggiehunter3]
AndrewMac Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 06/30/10
Posts: 353
Loc: Ark-la-Tex
Atta Boy Clay!
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#5435783 - 11/21/14 03:56 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: aggiehunter3]
jhenderson Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 02/07/10
Posts: 5790
Loc: Lake dallas
Nice

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#5435784 - 11/21/14 03:57 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: aggiehunter3]
wtr Offline
Tracker

Registered: 09/25/12
Posts: 560
Loc: WestCOMMATexas hunt Comanche
Awesome buck. Congrats

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#5435794 - 11/21/14 04:02 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: aggiehunter3]
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Registered: 11/17/10
Posts: 22619
Loc: Killeen/Ft Hood, TX
Lots of good bucks coming out of East Texas this year thanks to ARs.
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#5435813 - 11/21/14 04:13 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: aggiehunter3]
Pope&Young Offline
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Registered: 02/02/12
Posts: 5107
Loc: Watauga, TX / Hunt - Eastland
Congrats on a great buck up
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#5435844 - 11/21/14 04:28 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: Pope&Young]
fredeboy Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 12/03/11
Posts: 152
Loc: Burleson TX
Beautiful Buck and great story line

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#5435848 - 11/21/14 04:30 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: SapperTitan]
MikeC Offline
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Registered: 08/09/05
Posts: 13098
Loc: Grayson County
Originally Posted By: SapperTitan
Lots of good bucks coming out of East Texas this year thanks to ARs.


I agree but a lot of others won't. peep
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#5435850 - 11/21/14 04:32 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: aggiehunter3]
Katy Tigers Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 08/13/10
Posts: 219
I like chocolate horned bucks...Congrats

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#5435856 - 11/21/14 04:36 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: Pope&Young]
stxranchman Offline
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Registered: 08/04/10
Posts: 52093
Originally Posted By: Pope&Young
Congrats on a great buck up
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#5436005 - 11/21/14 06:11 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: aggiehunter3]
dogcatcher Online   content
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Registered: 07/17/06
Posts: 83246
Loc: Abilene or on the road...
cheers
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#5436033 - 11/21/14 06:25 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: aggiehunter3]
TonyinVA Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 03/24/14
Posts: 1973
Loc: Virginia, USA
pretty deer ...congratulations

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#5436136 - 11/21/14 07:23 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: aggiehunter3]
erniejs Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 11/24/09
Posts: 5028
Loc: Springtown ,Tx USA
Like the chocolate antlers!
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#5436140 - 11/21/14 07:24 PM Re: Rusk County 10pt [Re: TonyinVA]
tdecker22 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 12/22/09
Posts: 5151
Loc: Emory,TX
Originally Posted By: TonyinVA
pretty deer ...congratulations
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