Sportsman Channel’s “Full Draw Friday” Rates No. 1 with Bowhunters

November 14, 2013

New Berlin, WI (November 14, 2013)Sportsman Channel’s widely popular Bowhunter TV and Midwest Whitetail earned No. 1 ratings in their respective slots in the primetime block “Full Draw Friday” on November 8, 2013. The top rankings and strong overall performance of Full Draw Friday helped push the network to No. 1 in the highly-coveted 25-54 demo in Friday prime time for the month.* Bowhunter TV airs Friday’s at 9:00 p.m. and Midwest Whitetail airs Friday at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT on Sportsman Channel.

“Sportsman Channel is the choice for bowhunters and our Friday night prime time line-up has proven to be must watch television,” said Graig Hale, vice president of business development of Sportsman Channel. “Sportsman’s audience is certainly connecting with all of our Friday night prime shows, including Bowhunter TV and Midwest Whitetail.”

*Source: Nielsen, Live+SD. #1 in M25-54 11/8/13 from 9 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., and 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. ET, coverage area ratings, across all mid-sized network, defined as November Nielsen UE between 20MM and 65MM.

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