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Buck Pole Contest Winners 2018

Here are the results of the 64th annual Mancelona Buck Pole, held November 15 & 16, 2018:

 

HOW IT WORKED:
Each hunter paid $5 to register their deer as they brought them in to the Buck Pole.  Just for registering, each received a commemorative Mancelona Buck Pole Patch/year emblem, and a digital photo.  In addition, while supplies last, hunters who register received (at random; prizes varied, while supplies last) a reuseable Family Fare shopping tote bag, a 10# bag potatoes from Kitchen Farms, seasoning marinade from Alden Mill House, and numerous other items from local businesses (specifics forthcoming as contributions are received!)  (That's a great variety of incentives, just for registering!).  

 

HUNTER PRIZES:
1st Deer hung - $10

Heaviest Deer - $150

Most Points - $100

Widest Rack - $75

Lucky Hunter Drawing - All registration money received; guaranteed minimum $200

 

 

YOUTH PRIZES
Courtesy State Representative Triston Cole


** to be announced **

 

 

2018 RESULTS

# Entries - Day 1 = 27

# Entries - Day 2 = 13

GRAND TOTAL 2018 = 40

 

1st Deer Hung - $10 Cash -  Kauska, Rob

Heaviest Deer - $150 Cash - Doherty, Rick (176#, 8 point, 14.5")

Most Points - $100 Cash - Morris, Michael (12 point, 158#, 18.25")

Widest Rack - $75 Cash - Alger, Steve (19", 146#, 9 point)

Lucky Hunter Drawing - $200 - Size, Mike 

Youth Hunter - Michigan Flag from State Rep. Triston Cole - Eric Berry

 

PARTICIPATION HUNTERS ONLY RAFFLE
(Hunters had option of purchasing raffle tickets for a chance at the following)

Pine, Steve - Muzzle Loader

Choptaw, Dave - Compound Bow package
Numerous other prizes were awarded to: Rob Castle, Bob McGee, Mike Sizen, Jeff Spires, Hunter Putz, Mark McCool,
Mark Bottrell, Brad Sumerix, Steve Alger, EJ Castle, Scott Callesen, Chuck Delora, Rob Kauska, Paul Grote, Rick Doherty,

Jason Sprik, Jeff Spires, Dan Williams, Adam Larson, Bob Daronco

 

 

BUCK POLE CONTEST RESULTS
winners highlighted in yellow

2018 Mancelona Buck Pole Contest Results 63rd annual
2018HUNTERTIME REGISTEREDLOCATIONWEIGHTPOINTSSPREAD
1   Kauska, Robert 8:19 a.m. Alba 143 7 13.5
2 Howes, Bob 8:30 a.m. Leonard Rd 128 5 13.25
3 Mann, Hailey 8:40 a.m. Cedar River 137 8 12.25
4 Larson, Adam 9:35 a.m. Kalkaska 145 7 16.25
5 Castle, EJ 10:02 a.m. Charlevoix 128 7 14.25
6 McCool, Mark 10:18 a.m. Bellaire 140 8 15.0
7 Bourassa, Ron 10:36 a.m. Sand Lake 145 6 12.5
8 Bottrell, Adam 11:04 a.m. Bellaire 116 8 12.5
9 DeLora, Chuck 12:15 p.m. Alba 105 6 10.25
10 Doherty, Rick 12:28 p.m. Kalkaska 176 8 14.25
11 Alger, Steve 12:34 p.m. Central Lake 146 9 19.0
12 Anger, Mike 2:23 p.m. E Mancelona 128 8 12.25
13 Spires, Jeff 3:15 p.m. Schuss 144 9 15.0
14 Morris, Michael 4:00 p.m. Kalkaska 158 12 18.25
15 Shoptaw, Dave 5:00 p.m. Starvation Lk 133 10 14.0
16 Champion, Kevin 5:50 p.m. Crooked Lk Rd 103 5 12.25
17 Moeke, Braedon 6:30 p.m. Mancelona 125 8 12.75
18 Callesen, Scott 6:33 p.m. Derenzy Rd 135 8 16
19  Angell, Travis 6:48 p.m. Mancelona 119 6 11.5
20 Sumerix, Brad 6:58 p.m. M66 102 8 12.75
21 Castle, Rob 7:06 p.m. Charlevoix 152 8 15.76
22 Gardner, Shane 7:12 p.m. Ellsworth 113 8 13.25
23 Rielly, Jeremy 7:16 p.m. Alba 139 8 11.75
24 Bottrell, Mark 7:21 p.m. Bellaire 122 5 12.25
25 Strunk, Dennis 7:26 p.m. Lake of Woods 132 7 14.25
26 Holton, Dan 7:30 p.m. Clam Lake 111 6 9.5
27 Daronco, Bob 7:57 p.m. Bocook Road 140 8 17.5
28 DAY 2  McGee, Bob 10:11 a.m. County Line 163 5 16.0
29 Putz, Hunter 10:32 a.m. Atwood 133 8 15.75
30 Pine, Steve 11:36 a.m. Doerr Road 110 6 15.75
31 Post, Steve 12:21 p.m. Sand Lake 124 8 13.0
32 Sizen, Mike 1:00 p.m. Bellaire 110 7 14.25
33 Sizen, Mike 1:05 p.m. Bellaire 131 7 15.0
34 Olds, Matt 2:20 p.m. Otsego 111 7 11.5
35 Grote, Paul 3:15 p.m. Custer Twp 140 4 11.25
36 Sprik, Jason 5:02 p.m. Manistee River 130 8 12.75
37 Berry, Eric youth 5:51 p.m. Boyne Falls 128 7 16.0
38 Williams, Dan 6:11 p.m. Alden 104 7 12.5
39 Huotari, Mary 6:18 p.m. Starvation Lake 114 8 13.0
40 MacDonald, Dan 6:23 p.m. Starvation Lake 163 5 18.0
             
             
             
             
             

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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