A middle blocker on the court, she was a blocker—of a different kind--on a drive near Solon.
“We were on the (Coralville) Reservoir bottoms. Two does came down first. My Dad and brother shot at them,” she recalls. “The pressure from the drive pushed an eight-point buck toward me. I was posted up by a tree. It made a turn, and I shot at 50 yards. One shot.”
This weekend, second season shotgun hunters hit the woods with a pretty nice snow cover…but forecast high temperatures still below 20. Still, the same reminders stand. Know where everyone in your party is. Know what you are shooting at…and know what lies beyond.