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Shooter's Spotlight Archive

This page is a place to view past shooters featured on the Shooter's Spotlight.

Name: Conner

Age: 8

What Class do you usually shoot?

Cub


Where are you from?

Smithville, Ohio


What is your home Club if any?

Wayne County Archers


Greatest Achievement:

Winning Soccer Games


Equipment

Bow: Hoyt Rebel (Left Hand)

Draw Weight: #15

Arrows: N/A

 

What was your highest score?

247

 

How long have you been shooting?

3 Years


Who got you started in archery?

My Grandpa (Virg Cyrus)

 

How long have you been shooting 3D Archery?

This is my 3rd Shoot


What Kind of shots do you have the msot problems with?

Obtaining a smooth release.


What was your greatest fear in shooting?

Hitting my arm


What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?

Practice



Posted 7/6/10

Name: Austin

Age: 5


What Class do you usually shoot?

Cub


Where are you from?

North Canton, Ohio


What is your home Club if any?

N/A


Greatest Achievement:

Winning Championship Flag Football


Equipment

Bow: Diamond Nuclear Ice

Draw Weight: #10

Arrows: Carbon Express Youth

Sight: Diamond

Rest: Quicktune Containment

Speed: N/A

 

What was your highest score?

N/A

 

How long have you been shooting?

March of 2010 only my third shoot


Who got you started in archery?

My Dad

 

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?

It's fun just walking through the woods


Plans on hunting for the first time this year!!!


Posted 6/12/10


Name: Aaron Blanton

Age: 20

What Class do you usually shoot?

Hunter Class


Where are you from?

Mifflin, Ohio


What is your home Club if any?

Ashland Bowmen


Greatest Achievement:

Winning National Championship


Equipment

Bow: Matthews Apex

Draw Weight: #67

Arrows: Easton Lightspeed 400

Sight: Viper

Rest: Matthews Drop Away

Speed: 300 FPS

 

What was your highest score?

426 Indoor World

 

How long have you been shooting?

15 Years


Who got you started in archery?

My Dad Tom Blanton

 

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?

IBO World


What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?

Small Targets

 

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?

Have Fun


Posted 4/12/09

Featured August 2008

Name: Matt Anderson

Age: 26

What Class do you usually shoot?

Hunter Class

Where are you from?

Bolivar

What is your home Club if any?

N/A

Greatest Achievement:

State OAA Champ 1994

Equipment

Bow: Raytera Bullet X

Draw Weight: 55#

Draw Length: 30�

Arrows: Easton Axis 400

Sight: Apex

Rest: NAP Sizzor

Speed: 285 FPS.

 

What was your highest score?

Indoor 300 60x�s

How often do you practice?

Twice a Week

How long have you been shooting?

20+ Years

Who got you started in archery?

My Uncle

How long have you shot 3D archery?

20+ Years

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?

State OAA Champ.

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?

Quartering

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting?

Wounding animals

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?

Practice, Practice, Practice

Are you a bowhunter?

Yes

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?

My Fianc�e Abbey

Featured July 2008

Name: Dave Blanton

Age: 16

What Class do you usually shoot?
Male Bowhunter Fingers

Where are you from?
Mifflin, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
Ashland Bowmen

Greatest Achievement:
Winning ASA World

Equipment
Bow: Matthews Apex
Draw Weight: 64#
Draw Length: 30”
Rest: Bodoodle
Sight: Sure-Loc
Speed: 278 FPS

What was your highest score?
400 Kentucky ASA

How long have you been shooting?
11 Years

Who got you started in archery?
My Dad Tom Blanton

 

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
Nelsonville, Ohio

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Uphill & Downhill

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?
Study Yardage and have a practice buddy. It is much more fun when you have a practice buddy.

Honorable Mentions:
Dave won Erie, Nelsonville, and Bedford IBO in the Youth Class.

My Goals: To place 5th. or better at each shoot.

Posted 7/7/2008

Featured May 2008

Name: Evan Long


Age: 6

What Class do you usually shoot?
Pee-Wee

Where are you from?
Canton, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
Lone Eagle Bowmen

Greatest Achievement:
My 1st. Trophy

How often do you practice?
Three Times a Week

How long have you been shooting?
1 Month

Who got you started in archery?
My Dad

How long have you shot 3D archery?
1 Month

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
May 4th Lone Eagle Bowmen (1st Shoot)

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?
Have Fun

Are you a bowhunter?
Not Yet

What is your Favorite Target?
The African Lion

Honorable Mentions:
I love the Outdoors!!

Posted 5-18-2008


Featured May 2008

Name: Brynn Forte

Age: 25

What Class do you usually shoot?
Female Hunter

Where are you from?
Massillon

What is your home Club if any?
Lost Arrow

Greatest Achievement:
My son Ethan

Equipment
Bow: Diamond Edge
Draw Weight: 44#
Draw Length: 25”
Arrows:  Easton ICS
Sight: Scout Mountain
Rest: Scout Mountain
Speed: 230 fps

What was your highest score?
First 3D Shoot April 6th. 2008 Lone Eagle Bowmen

How often do you practice?
Once a Week

How long have you been shooting?
6 Months

Who got you started in archery?
My Husband Brian

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
April 6th. 2008 Lone Eagle Bowmen

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Downhill

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
People watching me shoot.

What advice would you give to a lady beginning in 3D archery?
Get good advice from others,take pointers and suggestions.

Are you a bowhunter?
Soon to be this year.

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
Waiting for the Big One!!

Posted 4-21-2008

Featured April 2008

Name: Abbey Butler

Age: 25

What Class do you usually shoot?
Female Hunter

Where are you from?
Dennison

What is your home Club if any?
N/A

Greatest Achievement:
Graduating College

Equipment
Bow: Diamond Edge
Draw Weight: 30#
Draw Length: 25”
Arrows:
Easton Powerflite
Sight: Cobra
Rest: Bowtech Whisker Biscuit
Speed: 230 FPS

How often do you practice?
Twice a week.

How long have you been shooting?
1 Year

Who got you started in archery?
My Fiancée Matt Anderson

How long have you shot 3D archery?
Started this year.

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
April 6th. 2008 Lone Eagle Bowmen (First 3D Shoot)

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Small Targets

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
Embarrassment

What advice would you give to a lady beginning in 3D archery?
Find a good teacher.

Are you a bowhunter?
Soon to be.

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
Waiting for that Big One!!!

Featured September 2007

Name: Lee Lakosky                                  AGE: 41

 

Where are you from?
Minneapolis
, Minnesota

Greatest Achievement:
Landing my wife Tiffany

Equipment
Bow: Matthews Drenaline
Draw Length: 30”
Draw Weight: 70#
Arrows: Easton Axis Full Metal Jacket 400
Broadhead: Rage 3 Blade
Release: Carter Target 4  

How often do you practice?
Everyday or whenever possible

How long have you been shooting?
29 Years

Who got you started in archery?
My Neighbor Mr. Lambert

How long have you shot 3D archery?
20 Years

What was your most difficult hunt?
Moose Hunt in Northern Canada

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Low Light Downhill Shots

What was your greatest fear when you began your endeavor?
Failure

What advice would you give to beginner in the hunting industry?
Don’t Give up and Shoot for the Stars you never know what may happen.

What is/was your greatest hunting accomplishment?
On my first season film I shot both a 176 & 196 Class Buck.

Honorable Mentions:
We have Over 30 Mounts
Worked in an archery shop for 8 Years

In a short interview Lee told me the story of how he got started. Lee described himself as a below average student in school. After High School Lee went to college and became a Chemical Engineer. Following his dream and his love of the outdoors Lee worked as an Engineer to purchase his farm & plant food plots. Later down the road Lee and Tiffany began their TV show Getting Close and has been a success ever since. 

After personally meeting Lee and Tiffany Lakosky I can honestly say I have never met a friendlier couple who are as passionate for hunting and the outdoors as these two are.

        Be sure to watch Getting Close with Lee & Tiffany on The Outdoor Channel Sunday 7:30 PM & 10:30 PM

 Thank you for the Interview,

                             Matt Williams

Posted 9/18/2007

Featured September 2007

Name: Chris France                             AGE: 10

What Class do you usually shoot?
Cub

Where are you from?
Mansfield, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
Ashland Bowmen

Greatest Achievement:
Got my Hunter Safety Course this Year

Equipment
Bow: Bowtech Rascal
Draw Weight: 30#
Draw Length: 18”
Arrows: Gold Tip

Where was your best shoot?
Ashland Bowmen August 2008

How long have you been shooting?
3 Years

Who got you started in archery?
My Dad

What do you want to be when you grow up?
A Professional Hunter

Who is your favorite Professional Hunter?
Mike Waddell

Posted 9/6/2007

Featured August 2007

Name: Tiffany Lakosky                                 AGE: 32

 

Where are you from?
Minneapolis
, Minnesota

What is your home Club if any?
I Practice in my backyard in
Salem, Iowa.

Greatest Achievement:
LIFE, I overcame hole in the heart surgery as well as a stroke.

Equipment
Bow: Matthews Drenaline
Draw Length: 25”
Draw Weight: 56#
Arrows:
Easton Axis Full Metal Jacket 500
Rest: Trophy Taker Shaky Hunter
Broadhead: Rage 3 Blade
Release: Tru-Ball Short & Sweet

How often do you practice?
Not enough I keep pretty busy planting food plots.

How long have you been shooting?
7 Years

Who got you started in archery?
My husband Lee

In your opinion what is the most difficult animal to hunt?
Antelope

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Shooting out of a Blind

What is your greatest fear?
NOTHING

What advice would you give to women who are interested in shooting/hunting?
Be sure to get equipment that fits.

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
My 175 Drop Tine Buck


Honorable Mentions:
After personally meeting Lee and Tiffany Lakosky I can honestly say I have never met a friendlier couple who are as passionate for hunting and the outdoors as these two are.


Be sure to watch Gettin Close with Lee & Tiffany on The Outdoor Channel Sunday 7:30 PM & 10:30 PM

            Thank you for the Interview,

                                             Matt Williams
Posted 8/27/2007

Featured August 2007

Name: Michael Waddell                         AGE:34

What type of competition do you usually shoot?
ASA

Where are you from?
Manchester, Georgia

Greatest Achievement:
Working in the Hunting Industry

Equipment
Bow: Hoyt 38 Ultra
Draw Weight: 78#
Arrows: Beman

How long have you been shooting?
22 Years

Who got you started in archery?
My Dad

How long have you shot 3D archery?
22 Years

What was the most difficult hunt you’ve had?
Hunting in
Alaska

What advice would you give to a new bowhunter?
Learn Your Equipment

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
Pope and Young Alaskan Moose

Posted 8/17/2007


Featured August 2007

Name: Drew                                                 AGE: 25

What Class do you usually shoot?
Male Bowhunter Release

Where are you from?
New Philadelphia
, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
None

Greatest Achievement:
Being a member of Team Dagger Hunting Videos

Equipment
Bow: Matthews Ovation
Draw Weight: 66#
Arrows: Carbontech Hippo
Sight: Sure-Loc
Rest: Matthews Drop Away
Speed: 288 FPS

What was your highest score?
Taking 12th. At the Indoor World

How often do you practice?
Every Other Day 

How long have you been shooting?
18 Years

Who got you started in archery?
My Dad

 
How long have you shot 3D archery?
13 Years

 
What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
Lone Eagle June Shoot 2007

 
What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Open Field Shots

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
My Girlfriend Beating Me

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?

Don’t Get Frustrated

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
Bagging Tuscarawas County’s Largest Turkey

Posted 8/6/2007

Featured July 2007

Name: Dennis Miller

What Class do you usually shoot?
Hunter Class

Where are you from?
Wadsworth

What is your home Club if any?
None

Greatest Achievement:
My Family

Equipment
Bow: Matthews MQ XL
Draw Weight: 70#
Arrows:
Easton ACC 3-40
Sight: Trophy Ridge
Rest: Vital Bow Gear
Speed: 284

What was your highest score?
298

How often do you practice?
2-3 Times a Week

How long have you been shooting?
7 Years

Who got you started in archery?
My Best Friend Brock Johnson

How long have you shot 3D archery?
7 Years

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
Lone Eagle 2006 Nelsonville Warm-Up

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Generally the first 3D of the year.

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
Losing Arrows

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?
Relax and just have fun.

Are you a bowhunter?
Yes

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
Bowkill 10 Point

Click Here For Past Shooter Profiles


Posted 6/3/2007

Featured June 2007

Name: Paul Newbauer                                    AGE: 51

What Class do you usually shoot?
Male Senior Release

Where are you from?
Salem, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
Lone Eagle Bowmen

Greatest Achievement:
Winning the ASA State

Equipment
Bow: Hoyt Vetrix XL
Draw Weight: 67#
Arrows: Easton Lightspeed 400
Sight: Toxonics Naildriver
Rest: Gold Key Superstar
Speed: 295

What was your highest score?
306

How often do you practice?
2-3 Times a Week

How long have you been shooting?
33 Years

Who got you started in archery?
I had an interest when I would drive by Old Buckskin Bowmen, I stopped one day and was hooked ever since.

How long have you shot 3D archery?
20+ Years

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
Nelsonville, Ohio

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Woods to open shots in a field

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
Missing Targets

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?
Start short and work your way back.

Are you a bowhunter?
Yes

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
300+ Lb. Wild Boar

Honorable Mentions:
I’m happy with my consistency through the years.

Outside Honorable Mentions:
Paul is a knowledgeable and reputable person in the archery world who has helped many people get started in archery. Paul also owns an archery shop in
Salem, Ohio
and is one of the areas local Hoyt Dealers. For more information on Paulie's Pro Shop please Click Here.

Featured June 2007

Name: Gary Smith                               AGE:43

 

What Class do you usually shoot?
Male Bowhunter Open

Where are you from?
Canton, Ohio

Greatest Achievement:
Indoor Round 300 Points with 59 X’s

Equipment
Bow: Hoyt Ultra Elite
Draw Weight: 61#
Arrows:
Easton A/C/E
Sight: CBE
Rest: Golden Key
Speed: 305 FPS

What was your highest score?
296

How often do you practice?
Once a Week

How long have you been shooting?
23 Years

Who got you started in archery?
Dan Leary from Plaza Archery

How long have you shot 3D archery?
20 Years

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
Erie Pennsylvania and Nelsonville

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Tunnel Shots

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
Missing Targets and Embarassment

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?
Get properly equipped and fitted at a Pro-Shop.

Are you a bowhunter?
Yes

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
158 7/8  Buck

Featured June 2007

Name: Don Goudy                               AGE:45


What Class do you usually shoot?
Hunter Class

Where are you from?
Millersburg, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
East Holmes

Greatest Achievement:
My Family

Equipment
Bow: PSE Mojo
Draw Weight: 60#
Arrows: Easton Lightspeed 500
Sight: Spot Hogg Hogg-it
Rest: Trophy Taker
Speed: 280 FPS

What was your highest score?
314

How often do you practice?
Twice a Week

How long have you been shooting?
8 Years

Who got you started in archery?
Eric Harter a Personal Friend of Mine.

How long have you shot 3D archery?
8 Years

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Uphill

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
Losing Arrows

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?
Start with a good shooter so you don’t pick up any bad habits.

Are you a bowhunter?
Yes

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
130 Class 8 Point

Featured May 2007

Name: Steve Shephard                        AGE: 40


What Class do you usually shoot?
Hunter Class

Where are you from?
Lakeville, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
East Holmes

Greatest Achievement:
2004 IBO Triple Crown Team Champ

Equipment
Bow: Bowtech Commander
Draw Weight: 60#
Arrows: Carbontech Cheetahs
Sight: Viper
Rest: Trophy Taker
Speed: 302 FPS

What was your highest score?
417 at Nelsonville

How often do you practice?
Twice a Week

How long have you been shooting?
14 Years

Who got you started in archery?
My Uncle

How long have you shot 3D archery?
14 Years

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
IBO Bedford 2006

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Tunnel Shots and Light into Dark

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
Missing Targets

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?
Just Have Fun!

Are you a bowhunter?
Yes

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
Taking a
Turkey
with Traditional Equipment

Featured May 2007

Name: Tracie Snook                                  AGE: 39

What Class do you usually shoot?
Female Bowhunter

Where are you from?
Canton

What is your home Club if any?
Lone Eagle Bowmen 

Greatest Achievement:
My Daughter

Equipment
B
ow: CSS Encore
Draw Weight: 37#

Arrows: Carbon Exp
ress CX100
Sight: Toxonics K9-3
Rest: Trophy Taker
Release: Truball Sweet Spot

Speed: 230 FPS

How often do you practice?
Every Day 

How long have you been shooting?
19 Years

Who got you started in archery?
My Husband Jeff

How long have you shot 3D archery?
3-4 Years

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
Lone Eagle Heartland Triple Crown Qualifier May 6th. 2007

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Uphill and Downhill

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
Missing Targets

What advice would you give to a woman just getting into 3D archery?
Try it and you will like it.

Are you a bowhunter?
Yes

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
8 Point Buck and Two
Turkeys

Featured March 2007

Name: Don Lint ADP Hunting Team


What Class do you usually shoot?
Hunter

Where are you from?
Navarre, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
Lost Arrow

Greatest Achievement:
My two Girls

Equipment
Bow: Matthews Switchback
Draw Weight: 65#
Arrows: PSE Carbon Force
Sight: Montana Black Gold Flash Point
Rest: NAP
Speed: 285  

What was your highest score?
304

How often do you practice?
2-3 Times a Week

How long have you been shooting?
24 Years

Who got you started in archery?
My Dad

How long have you shot 3D archery?
5 Years

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
Coshocton County Archers

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Light into Dark

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
Losing Arrows

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?
Start Shooting from shorter distances and work your way back.

Are you a bowhunter?
Yes

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
Typical 8 Point.

Honorable Mentions: Don Lint is a member of the ADP (Arrow Dynamic Productions) Hunting team. ADP is a local group of guys that film 100% pure fair chase hunting


Featured in March 2007

Name: Rick Young

 

What Class do you usually shoot?
Hunter Class

Where are you from?
Canton, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
Lone Eagle Bowmen

Greatest Achievement:
My 8 point Buck (Bowkill)

Equipment
Bow: Hoyt Magnatec (Versacam)
Draw Weight: 57#
Arrows: Gold-Tip
Sight: Tru-Glo
Rest: Shoot thru

How often do you practice?
Once a Week

How long have you been shooting?
15 Years off and on.

Who got you started in archery?
My Brother-In-Law

How long have you shot 3D archery?
15 Years off and on

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
Lone Eagle September shoot 2006

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Uphill Shots

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
Missing Targets

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?
Practice, Practice, Practice

Are you a bowhunter?
Yes

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
My 8 point.

Brad

Featured in April 2007
Age: 11

What Class do you usually shoot?
Cub

Where are you from?
Mansfield, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
Ashland Bowmen

Greatest Achievement:
Winning the Heartland Triple Crown in 2006

Equipment
Bow: Matthews Ignition
Draw Weight: 34#
Arrows: Carbon-tech Cheetahs
Sight: Sure-Loc
Rest: Trophy Taker
Speed: 220

What was your highest score?
291

How often do you practice?
3 Times a Week

How long have you been shooting?
6Years

Who got you started in archery?
My Dad

How long have you shot 3D archery?
3 Years

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
IBO Nationals

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Long Shots

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
Overshooting Targets

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?
Practice makes Perfect!!! 

Are you a bowhunter?
Yes

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
My First Deer, & I got two last year.

Scott Shane

Featured in March 2007

 

What Class do you usually shoot?
Hunter Class

Where are you from?
Dalton, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
Lost Arrow

Greatest Achievement:
Being the President at Lost Arrow

Equipment
Bow: Ross CR334
Draw Weight: 64#
Arrows: 2314 Aluminums
Sight: Sure-Loc
Rest: Trophy Taker
Speed: 260 Approx.

What was your highest score?
294

How often do you practice?
Not Enough!!

How long have you been shooting?
16 Years

Who got you started in archery?
Father

How long have you shot 3D archery?
7 Years

What was the most difficult shoot you have ever faced?
Shooting Indoor Rounds

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Uphill Shots

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
Embarrassment

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?
Take advice and pointers from Pros if given the opportunity.

Are you a bowhunter?
Yes

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
2002 I shot 2 Bucks 1 in
Illinois and one in Ohio
; they were shot only six days apart!!

Rick

Featured in March 2007

 


What Class do you usually shoot?
Youth (Traditional)

What is your home Club if any?
Lost Arrow

Greatest Achievement:
Hitting a
Ping Pong Ball at 20 Yards.

Equipment
Bow: Self-Bow Long Bow (I helped)
Arrows: Beeman ICS Hunters

Highest Score: 180

How often do you practice?
As much as I can

How long have you been shooting?
5 Years (Age 7)

Who got you started in archery?
My Dad

How long have you shot 3D archery?
5 Years

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Shooting Between Trees

What was your greatest fear when you first began shooting?
Being Embarrassed

What advice would you give to a youth that is new to archery?
Practice as much as you can and focus on a small spot, not the entire target.

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
I’m waiting for that Big One!!!!

Donna Harper

Featured in: February 2007

What Class do you usually shoot? 
Female Hunter Class

Where are you from?
Canton, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
Lone Eagle Bowmen

Greatest Achievement:
Shooting My 11 Point Buck

Equipment
Bow: Hoyt Sierratec
Draw Weight: 55#
Arrows:
Easton Lightspeed 500
Sight: Hoyt Sight Bar
Rest: Bodoodle
Speed: 265 fps.

How long have you been shooting?
8 Years

Who got you started in archery?
My Husband Bill

How long have you shot 3D archery?
8 Years

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Light into Dark

What was your greatest fear when you first began shooting?
Hitting my Arm.

What advice would you give to a woman that is new to archery?
Stick with it, don’t expect too much too fast.

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
My 11 Point Buck that Scored (136 2/8)

Any Honorable Mentions?
My buck is the biggest in our house!!

Tim Hostetler

Featured in:  January  2007

What Class do you usually shoot? 
Hunter Class

Where are you from?
Big
Prarie, Ohio

What is your home Club if any?
Eastern Holmes Sportsmen’s Club

Greatest Achievement:
Won class Nelsonville 2004, Won at nat’l team championship 2004

Equipment

Bow: PSE Mojo
Draw Weight: 63 lbs.
Arrows: Carbon Tech Cheetah Hunters
Sight: Sure-loc Lethal weapon
Rest: Trophy taker
Speed: 298 fps.

What was your highest score?
308

How often do you practice?
2-3 times per week

How long have you been shooting?
13 years

Who got you started in archery? 
My Father

How long have you shot 3D archery?
13 years

What kind of shots do you have difficulty with?
Shooting from light into dark.

What was your greatest fear when you began shooting 3D?
Losing all of my arrows.

What advice would you give to a beginner in 3D archery?
Practice, practice, practice, don’t expect too much too fast the more time you spend practicing the better you will become.

Are you a bowhunter?
Yes

What is/was your greatest hunting trophy?
130 class nine point.