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PRIZES - 2018-19 Big Buck Contest

Unread postby hunter_mike » Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:22 pm


The following members are the winners of the Big Buck Contest. We will start the selection process with muddy. Please post up your selection in this thread and then the next member in order will select a prize and so on, until all 10 winners have made a selection. There are no passes or deferring to the next guy. We do this to keep things moving smoothly. Make your selection in order, so the next member in order can make a selection. Also, please thank all donors. Without them there would be no contest. Thanks to all for your cooperation.


__________ you are up to select a prize.


1st place - muddy - PRIZE #1
2nd place - WV Bowhunter - PRIZE #2
3d place - thwack16 - PRIZE #7
4th place - ack - PRIZE #5
5th place - flinginairos - PRIZE #4
6th place - backstraps - PRIZE #8
7th place - G3s - PRIZE #9
8th place - Crazinamatese - PRIZE #10
9th place - Arrowbender - PRIZE #3
10th place - Jonny - PRIZE #6 (Jonny won the coin toss against ZSV)

The results of the contest are below:
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PRIZE #1: claimed by muddy

BEAST member Uncle Lou

Is donating 4 BEAST sticks and stealth strips

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PRIZE #2: claimed by WV Bowhunter

BEAST member Uncle Lou

Is donating 3 BEAST sticks and stealth strips

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PRIZE #3: claimed by Arrowbender
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BEAST member ScottSpitzley

will be donating a pack of DirtNap DRT broadheads along with apparel.

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PRIZE #4: claimed by flinginairos

BEAST member burkhart

Will be donating a silenced thermos. "Stealth sipper"

"Thanks Lou for the strips!!!"
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PRIZE #5: claimed by Ack

$100 cash was donated by an anonymous member

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PRIZE #6: won by Jonny

BEAST member Wannabelikedan is Donating a European mount plaque made of eastern red cedar. Plaque can be displayed as a stand or converted for hanging on the wall.
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PRIZE #7: claimed by thwack16

BEAST member Phade is donating a new trail camera courtesy of Pursuit Outdoors; the camera brand/make will be determined at the time of choosing based on models available at that time, but will be a name brand of a line he sells through Pursuit Outdoors.
Check out Phades site:
http://www.pursuitoutdoors.com
Trail Camera Sales, Reviews, and Troubleshooting - PM for HB pricing

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PRIZE #8: claimed by backstraps

Jan - (Stanley's widow) has donated 1 of his personal trail cams to this contest. Im hoping the winner can truly appreciate the great man who used them to kill some of his legendary bucks! The cameras are packaged and I am not opening them, SWo I am not sure the brand names, or the wear... I was given one and was shocked to find a card in it with pic's of the bucks Stan was after.

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PRIZE #9: claimed by G3s

Jan - (Stanley's widow) has donated 1 of his personal trail cams to this contest. Im hoping the winner can truly appreciate the great man who used them to kill some of his legendary bucks! The cameras are packaged and I am not opening them, SWo I am not sure the brand names, or the wear... I was given one and was shocked to find a card in it with pic's of the bucks Stan was after.

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PRIZE #10: claimed by Crazinamatese

Jan - (Stanley's widow) has donated 1 of his personal trail cams to this contest. Im hoping the winner can truly appreciate the great man who used them to kill some of his legendary bucks! The cameras are packaged and I am not opening them, SWo I am not sure the brand names, or the wear... I was given one and was shocked to find a card in it with pic's of the bucks Stan was after.

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Re: PRIZES - 2018-19 Big Buck Contest

Unread postby muddy » Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:38 pm

Thank you to anyone who voted for me, been a member on here since the first day, always feels like a second home. Congrats to everyone who killed one this fall and thank you to all the prize donors.

I will take PRIZE 1 the 4 Beast stealth stripped Beast sticks from Lou!
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Unread postby WV Bowhunter » Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:47 pm

I will take prize #2, 3 beast sticks silenced by Lou. Thanks Lou!!

Big thanks to all the donors to the contest and everyone that voted or even read my story from this fall. It was one year I’ll never forget. Congrats to all the successful beast hunters for another amazing year.
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Unread postby thwack16 » Wed Apr 03, 2019 2:13 pm

I feel honored to have even received votes in this thing. Thanks to all the guys that donated prizes and to hunter_mike for running this contest!

I will take prize #7, the trail cam donated by Phade!
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Unread postby greenhorndave » Wed Apr 03, 2019 3:05 pm

These are great prizes. Nobody here does what they do for the prizes, but y’all are really generous and kind to provide them. Everyone on that list earned them.

Congrats to all and many thanks to everyone who makes this site great.
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Re: PRIZES - 2018-19 Big Buck Contest

Unread postby Ack » Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:49 pm

Thank you so much to the The Beast, Dan, the voters, the prize donors, and also hunter_mike for heading up the contest.

Also, congratulations to all of the successful hunters from 2018/19.

Since I'm not much of a trail cam guy I'll go with Prize #5, $100 cash donated by the anonymous member

Thanks again guys!
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Unread postby flinginairos » Wed Apr 03, 2019 10:54 pm

Thanks again for another wonderful contest! Congrats to all you Beasts that made it happen this year on some awesome bucks!

I will claim prize #4! A hot thermos of coffee on a long rut hunt is always nice! :D

THANK YOU to all who donated to this contest! I know I’ve said it before, but this forum and it’s members are the best there are and I’m honored to be a part of it! 8-)
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Re: PRIZES - 2018-19 Big Buck Contest

Unread postby backstraps » Thu Apr 04, 2019 3:19 am

I feel very honored to be a part of such a great website.

I want to thank everyone for participating in reading and voting

Also would like to thank all the donors of the prizes! Thank you all

Thank you Dan, Carol, Danny and all those involved for the website we all love and enjoy so much!

hunter_mike thank you for all you do in keeping the contest up and running!

I am very happy to be able to select prize #8

Jan, thank you so much for your donations. Stanley was and always will be a huge part of The Hunting Beast!! I am honored to have one of Stans cameras and look forward to putting it to use, especially in honor of Stan the Man!!

Thanks again everyone!!
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Re: PRIZES - 2018-19 Big Buck Contest

Unread postby G3s » Thu Apr 04, 2019 1:43 pm

Thank you all for the consideration during this years deer contest. Your votes are truly appreciated. Congrats to all those who took part in this years essays, there were a ton of great Hunt stories again this past season.
I would like to claim prize #9, owning one of Stanley’s trail cams will be an honor.
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Re: PRIZES - 2018-19 Big Buck Contest

Unread postby Crazinamatese » Fri Apr 05, 2019 12:24 pm

If prize 10 is still available I will be honored to have it.
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Re: PRIZES - 2018-19 Big Buck Contest

Unread postby Arrowbender » Fri Apr 05, 2019 3:05 pm

Thank You
Thanks for the Beast and this annual Contest. The opportunity to tell the story and read others is really the prize!
I choose prize #3. Can always use some more broad heads. Thanks Scott!!
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Re: PRIZES - 2018-19 Big Buck Contest

Unread postby hunter_mike » Sat Apr 06, 2019 5:36 am

All prizes have been awarded! Congrats to all!
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Re: PRIZES - 2018-19 Big Buck Contest

Unread postby ScottSpitzley » Mon Apr 08, 2019 2:43 pm

Arrowbender wrote:Thank You
Thanks for the Beast and this annual Contest. The opportunity to tell the story and read others is really the prize!
I choose prize #3. Can always use some more broad heads. Thanks Scott!!



Congrats man! Throw me a PM with your address!
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Re: PRIZES - 2018-19 Big Buck Contest

Unread postby Arrowbender » Fri Apr 19, 2019 12:44 pm

I received my contest prize from Scott today. Broadheads, cap, T-shirt and some Dirtnap gear stickers!

Very cool and very prompt. I am looking forward to seeing how these babies fly.

Just wanted to give a Shout-out to Scott Spitzley !!!!

Thank You for sponsoring the contest !!
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Re: PRIZES - 2018-19 Big Buck Contest

Unread postby dan » Fri May 17, 2019 4:23 am

Congrats to everyone who participated... The real prize is being able to be out there chasing big bucks. Cherish every day afield as if its your last, cause you never know when it will be. 8-)

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