Mark Stickley, Virginia

Mark Stickley, a resident of The Plains, Virginia, found the buck's right shed in 1992 but didn't see him that year or the next. Finally, during the first week of the 1994 bow season, Mark saw him three times but never got a shot. The next week, the hunter moved his stand to another spot near the thicket, waited for the right wind . . . and bingo. The 14-pointer has an 18-inch spread and nets 142 0/8 P&Y points.

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