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Ryan Pudik’s 12-pointer

November 14, 2009

Illinois hunting and fishing

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Scorable Points: 12

Kill Date: Nov. 14, 2009

County: Fulton

Season: Bow

After seeing this 12-point buck seven different times over the course of three weeks, Peoria native Ryan Pudik—who now lives in Astoria—finally got a good shot after hanging a new stand.

He shot this Fulton County buck the evening of Nov. 14. The buck walked within 30 yards and then fell within 40 yards after being shot.

Pudik got his shot at the big 12-pointer one day after professional bass angler Luke Clausen got within 70 yards of the deer.

The buck reportedly scored 183 inches green.

Pudik was hunting on a property called Otter Creek that is managed by the Timber Creek Land Company.

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