Thanks to Burks Bar, our gracious sponsor of this year’s Big Buck Board, and congratulations hunters!
This page will be updated throughout the remainder of the gun deer season. Please send your pictures to
firstname.lastname@example.org along with your name, age, where you live, where you shot your buck (unless you don’t want to give away your secret hunting spot), when you shot your buck and any antler information you want to provide.
Bow hunting trophy deer are welcome, too.
Prizes this year include a quarter barrel of beer and Burks Bar t-shirt, a Wausau Pilot & Review goody bag filled with fun prizes and a Wausau Pilot & Review t-shirt. Winners are drawn at random.
Rick Clements shot this 7-point buck on Nov. 17 with his crossbow. Congratulations, Rick!
Rick Rogers, 66, of Custer shot this buck on CTH J and Stroik Lane on Nov. 22.
Mike Koenig, age 57, shot this 8 point buck on Friday, Nov. 13 while hunting in Lincoln County.
Jenni Cherek, of Hatley, and her beauty of a buck. Nicely done!
Andrew and Brett Tiller, 38 years old and 10 years old, of Tigerton. Andrew says: “I shot and quickly lost it in a panic as I am colorblind and couldn’t see the blood trail, but my bloodhound of a son quickly tracked it, and found it with ease.” Congratulations!
Mike Brickner, 51, shot this 185-pound 9-pointer the morning of Nov. 28. This buck had a 19-inch inside spread, 21 outside and 5-inch bases
17-year-old Morgan Raab, of Arpin, shot this 9-pointed with a 14-inch spread on Nov. 25. Nice!
Brook, 11, of Birnamwood broke both brow tines off – 7 pointer with 19.5″ inside spread. Wow!
Kenzie, 20, and Tyler, 23, both shot their bucks on opening morning in Weston.
Rick Rogers, 66, of Custer shot this beauty off County Hwy. J on Nov. 22. Congratulations!
Eric Scharenbrock, 31, of White Lake is all smiles after bagging this 8-pointer on Oct. 29. The buck was shot near White Lake in Langlade County.
After 18 years of hunting, Kenny Heise found success this week! A 10-point buck with a 17-inch spread. Worth the wait!
43-year-old Cory Drake, of Eland, shot this 10-pointer with a 19-inch spread.
13-year-old Logan Duffett, of Weston, shot his first deer on the first day of his very first hunting season. Logan’s deer is an 8-pointer, shot near Greenwood. His father, Marty Duffett, said Logan was calm, cool and collected. Nicely done!
Mike Hake, 31, of Wausau, snagged this beauty on Halloween in central Wisconsin.
Andrew, 25, shot this buck in Vesper. Congratulations, Andrew!
38-year-old Katie Henrichs, of Hamburg, shot this 8-pointer with a 17 1/4″ inside on opening day in Lincoln County. Great job!
30-year-old Sean Henke found success in Vesper. Nicely done.
Dan Detert, 51, of Wausau, shows off his 10-pointer with a 17 5/8″ inside spread with a Pope and Young Green Score of 161″. Impressive.