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Joseph Batusich, 11, harvested his first buck in Will county using a Mathews Craze Bow. He spent the rest of the night showing grandparents and other hunters his trophy. Photo submitted by John Batusich.

Sun, February 02 at 03:32 AM


Illinois Big Buck Stories

Jim Hastings’ 12-pointer

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Putnam

Date and Season: Nov. 5, 2009; Bow

Notable: Short hunt turns sweet in a hurry.

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Derek Van Meenen’s 10 point

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Champaign

Date and Season: Nov. 5, 2010; Bow

Notable: Sees at least nine deer before this one

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Bryce Frieden’s 18-pointer

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Pike

Date and Season: Nov. 5, 2007; Bow

Notable: Passing up 50-yard shot leads to 15-yard shot.

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John Nimmons

Home: Havana, IL

Occupation: Welding and metal fabrication

Most memorable outing in Illinois? I would have to say when our hunting party of my brother, two nephews, two family friends and myself harvested deer the first day of the shotgun season. It was hard to pick one. I have many memories of both sucess and failure.

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