Author Archives: Daniel E. Schmidt

Late-Season Hunting: Be Better When It’s Bitter

Who’s out there hunting late-season whitetails right now? This is a magical time of the deer season, no doubt, especially in areas with snow cover. Just seeing a fresh deer track puts the hair on the back of my neck on end. Always has. Always will. It’s fun to speculate on...

Boxscores & Beanfield Bucks

The fondest memories of my youth weren't of video games, amusement parks or heated swimming pools. As bland as this might seem, my best memories came from the morning sports page and the 20-acre soybean field across the road from my parents' home.