This contest will include only legal wild Whitetail deer taken during the 2012/2013 Deer season in Ohio. If you have a successful hunt, submit your deer for scoring by completing the following (if any steps are missed or incorrect your deer WILL NOT count!!!): 1- Take a picture w/ you and the entire deer. (Not just the head!) Displaying the weapon used is optional. 2-Upload your deer to the Ohiosportsman.com 2012 Ohio Deer Contest Photo Gallery (i.e. photobucket or similar links will not count) along with the following information: A- Title the picture: Team#_Type of deer_ B- In the body you MUST fill in the following fields: Your Name(Your real name or OS username is acceptable). Your team name and number Sex of the deer Your Ohio Deer Tag Number (assigned by the DOW) The number of tines that are longer than 1 inch (main beam counts) - (If 1 inch tine is questionable supply a photo with a measurement against the tine for verification.) Date the deer was taken. 3-Post your picture in the thread titled: 2012/2013 OS Deer Hunting Contest Photo Entry and supply the same information from #2 (above) below your picture. 4-(Optional) Post the picture of you and the deer somewhere in your team thread to let them know of your success. SCORING: Each hunter will be allowed to submit 1 antlered and 1 antlerless deer or 2 antlerless deer. *ADDED 10.8.12(@ 10:30AM)- NOTE- Once you submit 2 deer, you are at the contest limit(as noted above) and cannot submit another deer. You cannot exchange a deer for another deer once you submit your deer! WE HIGHLY Recommend, that if you shoot a 2nd doe and you are hunting for a buck- YOU HOLD- The 2nd doe until later in the contest to submit. You have until February 10, 2013 to submit your deer, so you have time to do that. Antlerless (ANY deer with antlers of LESS than 3 inches in length) = 5 points An antlered deer will l= 5 points + the number of tines one inch or longer. Scoring will be kept in the Scoreboard thread and will be updated about every week or two as new posts arrive in the successful hunter thread. Keep in mind we are hunters too- and will be out hunting during the season. We will do our best to keep it updated throughout the deer season. Season closes February 3, 2013. All entries must be submitted by Midnight February 10, 2013. Good luck to all the teams!!!! http://www.ohiosportsman.com/forum/showthread.php?t=53978 I will open this thread on Friday (9/28/12). Thread is open for business-good luck to all the teams!!!