Maryland's Junior Hunters 2017-2018

Maryland's Junior Hunters 2017-2018

2016-2017 Junior Hunter decalThe Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife & Heritage Service provides Junior Hunters (age 16 and under) with a certificate commemorating their deer, turkey, or bear taken during the 2017-2018 hunting seasons. Each deer, turkey, or bear must be taken to an official DNR Junior Hunter Certificate Agent where the Junior Hunter will receive a Maryland Junior Hunter Decal and Information Card. The card will explain how to order their certificate. The certificate can be ordered online or by mail.

Become a Certified Maryland Junior Hunter

Click on images below to view larger photographs of the 2017-2018 Junior Hunters.




Dawkins Smart took a 185 pound, 10 point white-tailed buck with a rifle on the 12th day of November, 2017 in Worcester County.
Dawkins Smart took a 185 pound, 10 point white-tailed buck with a rifle on the 12th day of November, 2017 in Worcester County.
Brandon Burnopp took a 125 pound, 4 point white-tailed buck with a muzzleloader on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Anne Arunde
Brandon Burnopp took a 125 pound, 4 point white-tailed buck with a muzzleloader on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Anne Arundel County.
Dylan Mackley took a 165 pound, 13 point white-tailed buck with a crossbow on the 12th day of November, 2017 in Somerset County.
Dylan Mackley took a 165 pound, 13 point white-tailed buck with a crossbow on the 12th day of November, 2017 in Somerset County.
Steven Hutchinson took a 147 pound white-tailed deer with a shotgun on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Worcester County.​
Steven Hutchinson took a 147 pound white-tailed deer with a shotgun on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Worcester County.
Gavin Whitby took a 140 pound, 8 point white-tailed buck with a shotgun on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Talbot County.​
Gavin Whitby took a 140 pound, 8 point white-tailed buck with a shotgun on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Talbot County.​
Jonathan Smith took a 97 pound, 6 point white-tailed buck with a muzzleloader on the 10th day of November, 2017 in Worcester Co
Jonathan Smith took a 97 pound, 6 point white-tailed buck with a muzzleloader on the 10th day of November, 2017 in Worcester County.
Gabriel A. Laboy took a 160 pound, 3 point white-tailed buck and an 80 pound doe with a rifle on the 11th day of November, 2017  
Gabriel A. Laboy took a 160 pound, 3 point white-tailed buck and an 80 pound doe with a rifle on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Washington County.
 Jonathan Smith took a 45 pound, 2 point sika buck with a muzzleloader on the 10th day of November, 2017 in Worcester County. 
​Jonathan Smith took a 45 pound, 2 point sika buck with a muzzleloader on the 10th day of November, 2017 in Worcester County.
Matthew Tribeck, Jr 
Matthew Tribeck, Jr took a 103 pound, 2 point white-tailed buck with a rifle on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Wicomico County.
Nathan Deyton 
Nathan Deyton took an 8 point white-tailed buck with a bow on the 8th day of September, 2017 in Frederick County.
Kaylyn Nagel 
Kaylyn Nagel took a 180 pound, 8 point white-tailed buck with a rifle on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Dorchester County.
Benjamin Lambert 
Benjamin Lambert took a 70 pound white-tailed deer with a shotgun on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Carroll County.
Aaron Scott McKay  
Aaron Scott McKay took a 130 pound, 8 point white-tailed buck with a shotgun on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Washington County.
Nathaniel Dunton 
Nathaniel Dunton took a 60 pound white-tailed button buck with a shotgun on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Carroll County.
Ellie Kreiser 
Ellie Kreiser took a 175 pound, 9 point white-tailed buck with a rifle on the 12th day of November, 2017 in Dorchester County.
Skylar Deters
Skylar Deters took a 100 pound white-tailed deer with a rifle on the 11th day of November, 2017 in Allegany County.