Simmons Sporting Goods' Big Buck Contest results

Jason Archer of Ferriday wins ATV with 210-inch Concordia Parish monster

Glynn Harris

March 12 at 9:34 am  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

Jason Archer of Ferriday shot this 16-pointer on Nov. 9 in Concordia Parish. The 288-pound brute scored 210 7/8 inches Boone and Crockett and won the Simmons' Sporting Goods Big Buck Contest this season.
Jason Archer of Ferriday shot this 16-pointer on Nov. 9 in Concordia Parish. The 288-pound brute scored 210 7/8 inches Boone and Crockett and won the Simmons' Sporting Goods Big Buck Contest this season.
Photo submitted by Jason Archer

Hunter Simmons, who manages the sporting goods store’s yearly Big Buck Contest, says that although there were not quite as many trophy bucks brought in, those that were entered were some of the best he’s seen in the past several years. 

Jason Archer of Ferriday was declared the overall winner and took home an ATV with the highest-scoring Louisiana buck, at 210 7/8 inches Boone and Crockett. 

Winners in each of the divisions of the annual Big Buck Contest are as follows:

OPEN (BEYOND 200 MILES)

Justin Blakeney – 184 6/8

ARCHERY

Kip Carson – 176 2/8

OPEN ARCHERY

Mark Alexander – 201

MUZZLELOADER

Jason Archer – 210 7/8

NON-TYPICAL

Shelton Earls – 228 5/8

LADIES ARCHERY

Becky Gilfoil – 142 7/8

LARGEST 6-POINT

Mar Miles – 137 1/8

LARGEST 7-POINT

Jeff Bailey – 147 5/8

LARGEST 8-POINT

Roy Goode – 171 1/8

LARGEST 9-POINT

Jason Pieroni – 168

LARGEST LOUISIANA

Jason Archer – 210 7/8

WOMEN’S

Tara Roszell – 172 3/8

MEN’S

Kelby Pearah – 201 2/8

YOUTH

Josh Brown – 177

NON-TYPICAL (OPEN)

Shelton Booth – 221

NON-TYPICAL OPEN ARCHERY

Lance Hill – 178 6/8

LARGEST SPIKE

Danny Collins – 22 5/8 inches

LARGEST ARKANSAS

Wesley Reeves – 181 1/8

LARGEST MISSISSIPPI

Tommy Tinsley – 201 1/8




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