BUCKS-BEARS-STAGS (BBS) is Maryland's Newest Antler and Skull Measuring Enterprise that
Recognizes Outstanding Maryland Whitetail Bucks, Black Bears and Sika Deer Stags.
As BBS grows, opportunities will become available to hunters to
have their animals measured and ranked on a local, regional and
Each year, beginning in 2018, we plan to make available a
publication to acknowledge and recognize Maryland's Finest.
ABOUT OUR SCORERS
- Robert Newton III is the Scoring Director for Bucks-Bears-Stags.
Robert is an official Boone & Crockett, Pope & Young, NMLRA
Longhunters Society and North American Shed Hunters Club
Robert will authorize interested persons to score for BBS.
- Doug Wigfield is Maryland's noted Sika Deer professional and
serves as the Sika Deer Scoring Director.
Doug will authorize interested persons to score Sika Deer for
- Fred Horn has been scoring for over 30 years. Fred is an official
Boone & Crockett and Pope & Young scorer.
- Steve Keithley is a veteran official scorer with Boone & Crockett
and Pope & Young. Steve will oversee the Southern Maryland
region and authorize interested persons to score for BBS in that
We are seeking individuals interested in learning to score antlers & skulls to become Authorized
Scorers for BBS. CLICK HERE for the AUTHORIZED SCORER'S page.
SCORING your Maryland Whitetail, Sika Deer or
Maryland Black Bear
We will consider any Whitetail or Sika Deer from any
year for the historical records.
Send your photos of 2016 and 2017 Whitetails,
Maryland Bears from any year, (2004-2017) - and/or
2016 and 2017 Sika Deer to us at
CLICK HERE for the REQUEST for SCORE page.
Special Note: If your Maryland White-tailed Deer,
Maryland Black Bear or Maryland Sika Deer is
currently recognized in any of the Maryland records,
e.g. Pope & Young Club, Boone & Crockett Club,
NMLRA Longhunter Society, Maryland Trophy Deer
Contest and others, we would be glad to add your
records to ours. We will honor score sheets and
animals that are pending. If you have questions, please
email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
BUCKS-BEARS-STAGS understands that we, as hunters, must be ethical and responsible. A portion of our
profits will be shared with Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry and the Maryland Hunting Coalition,
Many opportunities will be available to promote your business
through various sponsorships of events categories and overall
support for BBS. Some opportunities include
- County, Regional and Statewide Events.
- Archery, Muzzleloader & Firearms and Non-Hunting categories
- Youth, Novice, Ladies recognition
CLICK HERE for the SPONSORSHIP page.
Special Note: If your Maryland White-tailed Deer, Maryland Black
Bear or Maryland Sika Deer is currently recognized in any of the
Maryland records, e.g. Pope & Young Club, Boone & Crockett Club,
NMLRA Longhunter Society, Maryland Trophy Deer Contest and
others, we would be glad to add your records to ours. We will
honor score sheets and animals that are pending. If you have
questions, please email email@example.com.
#1 Non-Typical with Bow
Scoring Event News
Our Maryland Black Bear Scoring Event at the
Washington County Maryland Izaak Walton League of
America on September 23, in conjunction with DNR's
National Hunting & Fishing Day celebration, brought in 3
skulls that scored over 17 inches.
Fred Horn, Senior Scoring Consultant conducted the
scoring using the Boone & Crockett Club method.
No# 1 Firearms
77-4/8" from Wicomico County
Albert H. Piasecki
No# 2 Non-Typical Crossbow
195-3/8" from Kent County
#1 Typical FIREARMS