Real People Real Hunters ~ RealTree Camo

Name: Eli Scarbrough
Date: 11/28/08
Harvest Location: Cumberland
Size: 9 Point
Shot Distance: 40 Yards
Harvested With: Rifle
Story: 11 year old Eli Scarbrough shot this deer at 10:30 a.m the day after Thanksgiving. The buck came up out of thicket late that morning circleling a ridge top trying to pick up the scent of a doe that came through about an hour before.He stopped at 40 yards and Eli dropped him with a perfect shot with his .243.. he field dressed 169 lbs. The old boy was skin and bones from the rut.. He was aged at 4.5 years old.

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