By Jay Moon
Morgan County 4-H/Extension
Morgan County 4-H recently held its first ever youth Big Buck Contest. The contest was open to youth in Morgan County who harvested a buck during the recent deer hunting season. There were many entries into the contest and entrants were required to have their harvest’s racked scored. The contest closed on Jan. 22 and was sponsored by Pennington Seed. The top scoring bucks scored over 100 points. First through third places won credit towards Pennington Rackmaster Seed products at Godfrey’s Warehouse in Madison. The first-place winner, Malcom Ainslie, will also receive a Big Buck Trophy for his accomplishment. Second place went to Abby Dennard and third place went to Hadleigh Bruce.