2016 Contest Final Standings
The final standings for the 2016 Jacob Deer Rut are now complete. There were 166 total Deer checked in, including 118 Bucks. Doug Clark finished 1st in the Buck category at 196.8lbs with Natalie Karg in a close second at 193.8lbs. Eric Klein rounds out the Buck category with a 173.0lb weight in 20th place.
Kole Boland finished first in the doe category with 130.4lbs, while Fred Madden, Sr finished in 10th place at 109.0lbs. The team of Radake and Rushing edged out the 2nd place team of Summerlin and Summerlin by 6/10ths of 1 pound. The leading combined weight comes in at 349lbs flat.
For anyone who is competing in the Big Rack Category, we will be finishing up the scoring in the next week. A Deer Rut Committee member will be contacting you if you qualify to make arrangements for scoring.
BANQUET NOTICE - Remember, keep in mind the banquet for this years contest will be held on January 14th, 2017 at the American Legion in Murphysboro with the doors opening at 4:30pm.