• Deer of the Year

    After 43 years of hunting, Joey Johnston finally killed the record book buck he's been dreaming of.

    After 43 years, Horry County hunter bags trophy book buck

    146-inch, 8-point buck weighed 198 pounds
    September 14 at 1:25pm
    Jennifer Morris passed on this buck all last season, and it grew into a doozy.

    Rougemont huntress sticks 15-point, 138-inch non-typical buck

    She let the same deer walk all last season
    September 13 at 10:20pm
    Elon's Alex Hughes killed this buck, his personal best, on opening day of 2017.

    Elon hunter downs 9-point, 159-inch buck on opening day

    His biggest buck yet
    September 12 at 7:56pm
    Stephanie Ford killed this trophy the day after her brother killed a big one on opening day. It's the second time in three years the brother-sister duo killed big bucks on back-to-back days.

    Brother-Sister act is tough on trophy bucks

    Fords have a better idea, take two big bow bucks in two days
    September 12 at 3:53pm
    Joey Brunson was familiar with this Clarendon County buck, having let it walk throughout the 2016 deer season. It paid off for the Manning hunter.

    Manning hunter kills 200-pound, 138-inch, opening day buck

    Clarendon County buck had 12-inch tines
    September 12 at 8:47am
    Thanks in part to his Covert Scouting Camera alerting him of this buck's presence, Jack Lloyd killed this trophy in Colleton County, S.C.

    Colleton County hunter kills big 10-point buck

    Trail camera sent photos of buck before hunter was in stand
    September 11 at 4:01pm
    Jake Muehlbach had only one day to kill this buck, thanks to Hurricane Irma, and he made good on the afternoon of opening bow season.

    VIDEO: Chatham County hunter arrows opening day trophy

    Utility lineman was leaving for Florida next day
    September 11 at 2:14pm
    Zac Mellott joined his wife in the velvet buck club, then surpassed her a minute later on an Aug. 16 hunt that produced these two trophy bucks.

    North Augusta hunter kills 12-point, 134-inch velvet buck...

    ...and an 8-point buck in full velvet on same hunt
    September 08 at 10:46am
    Caroline Reid killed this velvet buck in Allendale on Aug. 29. The deer weighed 165 pounds and was green scored at 110 inches net.

    Little Mountain huntress kills 10-point velvet buck

    165-pound buck green-scored 110 inches
    September 07 at 3:01am
    Spencer Evans had to wait a year to kill this buck, but the time was well worth it.

    Horry County archer drills 12-point in velvet

    Buck is hunter's biggest ever with a bow
    September 01 at 11:38pm
    William Johnson killed this 12-point Allendale County trophy on Aug. 21, 2017.

    Bamberg hunter kills 195-pound, 12-point trophy

    Velvet buck green-scored 148 net inches
    August 29 at 9:02pm
    Daphnie Hallman of Fairview killed this big eight-point buck on day two of SC's 2017 hunting season.

    Lexington County huntress kills trophy buck

    Her sister killed a whopper one day earlier
    August 26 at 10:41pm
    Josh Wall killed this buck -- his best ever -- on Aug. 19 in Allendale County

    Allendale hunter downs 14-point, 147-inch buck

    Hunter credits management, patience, for big buck kill
    August 24 at 11:01pm
    Michael Jones killed both of these bucks within minutes of each other on South Carolina's opening day of 2017.

    Orangeburg County hunter bags two dream bucks on opening day

    Both bucks in full velvet
    August 23 at 9:54pm
    Anna Elaine Sanders killed this 9-point buck on opening day of SC's 2017 deer hunting season in Hampton, SC.

    Hampton huntress drops 9-point buck in velvet

    Her first velvet buck, and her first opening day deer
    August 17 at 8:25pm
    Steve Rodger killed this brute on 2017's opening day in South Carolina's Lowcountry.

    Lowcountry hunter bags 160-class buck in velvet

    11-point brute weighed 232 pounds
    August 16 at 5:42pm