Trophy Hunting Adventure for Sergeant Tim Seckel, US Army

January 22nd, 2009

Tim and Grant Seckel arrival at Thunderhill Ranch

Tim and Grant Seckel arrival at Thunderhill Ranch

Carol Barington with Astro pitcher Doug Brocail

Carol Barington with Astro pitcher Doug Brocail

Tim and Grant Seckel in Game Guard Camo with Tim's buck

Tim and Grant Seckel in Game Guard Camo with Tim's buck

Owners CJ and Mary Davenport along with Houston Astro pitcher Doug Brocail hosted Sergeant Tim Seckel, his son Grant, Veteran Outdoor Hosts Cody Hirt and Brad Strittmatter plus 2 cameramen at Thunderhill Ranch for a great weekend of hunting and hospitality. Tim and Grant were flown into the Llano airport by Veterans Airlift Command having been told they were to help with a commercial for the Airlift Command. The real reason for the trip was a complete surprise with the help of Tim’s mother. carcasas samsung s8 360 Upon arriving at the ranch and being met by ranch managers Brad, Carol and Chad Barington, Tim and Grant were told they were there for Tim to shoot a trophy whitetail buck. clear view standing cover galaxy s8 plus Tim and Grant were presented with new guns, gun cases and Game Guard Camo courtesy of the Houston Gulf Coast Chapter of SCI. Tim was a Sergeant in the US Army. carcasas samsung s8 plus guess Tim and 3 other soldiers were on a recon mission when they were hit by a roadside bomb. carcasa iphone 6 espa a The blast killed Tim’s Lieutenant and wounded Tim and the other 2 soldiers. samsung a5 2016 carcasa Tim’s back was broken in 2 places and he suffered a traumatic brain injury. Hunting was difficult as the weather was warm and the deer were not moving. carcasa spigen iphone 8 On the last scheduled day of the hunt, Tim made a great shot on a 140′s B and C whitetail with some great character. It was Tim’s first buck. After shooting the deer, Tim was informed that David Griffith of Highland Lakes Taxidermy was going to process his deer and mount it for him so he could remember his trip for a lifetime.

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One Response to “Trophy Hunting Adventure for Sergeant Tim Seckel, US Army”

  1. Ron McWilliams Says:

    What a great trip. What an impact a simple weekend in the woods makes. God Bless

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