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It’s fun for everyone… The purpose of the Iowa State High School Clay Target League is to attract students to participate in shooting sports while creating  friendly competition among high schools throughout Iowa! With the assistance of hundreds of volunteer coaches and parents, student athletes in grades six through twelve represent their high school by competing […]

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Scholarships Available To Senior Athletes!

The League is proud to announce the renaming of its scholarship program to the Jim Sable Environment & Conservation Education Scholarship, in honor of its founder. Jim recognized that education came before anything else.  He would always ask his students if they had gotten their homework done, asked about the grades, and encourage them to […]

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Coach Leadership and Safety Support (CLASS) Certification Program

The CLASS Certification program has been designed specifically for coaches participating in the state-affiliated leagues of the USA High School Clay Target League. The League’s CLASS Certification provides a comprehensive and interactive online education and training program designed specifically for League coaches. The CLASS Certification is available to all coaches and takes 5-6 hours of […]

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Announcing The 2020 Fall League!

New Teams and Existing League Clay Target Teams are Invited to Participate This Fall! The Fall League provides an opportunity for teams to add new student athletes that are new to the school or those that could not participate on the spring team. The six-week Fall League is shorter than the Spring League and does […]

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State Tournament

Everyone is invited to participate! The League invites all student athletes to participate in the State Tournament! Tournament Information will be available prior to the start of tournament registration in April. DisciplineDateLocationStart Time(Opening Ceremony 15 Min Prior)TrapJune 5th, 2020Stockdale Gun Club10724 CO HWY 5-55, Ackley9:00AMSkeetTBDTBDTBDSporting ClaysTBDTBDTBD5-StandTBDTBDTBD In order of importance, the three priorities of the […]

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2021 Spring League

Join Iowa’s safest high school sport! Schools and student athletes from across the state are invited to join the Spring League! Student athletes considering joining a team are required to earn a League-approved firearm safety certification. Existing teams may have limited availability to add new athletes – check with your school. New teams are only […]

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2020 All-State Team!

Congratulations to the individuals below for having the top overall averages for the 2020 Spring League! Each student listed below will get a special 2020 All-State Team Patch! Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery. 2020 Trap All-State Team: 1Andrew ThyerOsage High School24.602KEEGAN KENDALLOkoboji High School24.403Joe TheisOsage High School24.103Matthew AbbenOsage High School24.105Matthew WintzOkoboji High School23.50

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The Safe Choice

Click The Infographic To Download & Share! The Fall Season will soon be upon us, and school administrations are making tough decisions regarding Fall sports and activities across the state. Clay Target Sports are a low-risk sport based on the recommendations from the CDC and the National Federation of High Schools. The League has a […]

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2020 Spring Season Conferences & Awards!

Congratulations to all teams and individuals on their 2020 Spring League accomplishments! Awards will be mailed. Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery. Thank you coaches, schools, parents and gun clubs for helping introduce more students to shootings sports! Trap Conference Awards: For the 2020 Spring Trap League, 3 high school teams are assigned to 1 […]

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Double Your League Contribution with the Double Shot Donation!

Support The League Today And Your Donation Will Be Doubled! The circumstances surrounding COVID-19 have challenged everyone this year, including the USA Clay Target League. In order to help the League through the current difficulties, generous League sponsor and board member Mark Zauhar has committed to match every donation through October 1st, up to $100,000!  […]

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Clay Target Sports & Social Distancing

In this time of COVID-19, it’s important that all necessary steps are taken to participate in clay target sports in a manner that ensures that everyone – including athletes, coaches, parents, and others – can remain safe and healthy while enjoying their time on the range. Clay target sports are by nature an activity of […]

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Spring League Athlete Registration Information!

Student athlete registration will open on February 3 and close on March 23 at NOON CT. Student athlete registration for the spring season will be coordinated through the League’s Athlete Management System (AMS) on ClayTargetGO!. New Students:  Contact your coach to receive a Team ID that enables you to make a new AMS profile in […]

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Spring League Athlete Registration Now Open!

Student athlete registration ends on 3/22/19 at noon CDT. Student athlete registration for the spring season will be coordinated through your team. Contact your team’s coach to be added to the team roster. After an athlete’s name and parent/legal guardian email address is added a registration email is sent with instructions and a website link […]

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2019 State Skeet Tournament

Everyone is invited to participate! Date: June TBD Location: TBD The Iowa State High School Clay Target League invites all student athletes to participate in the State Tournament. In order of importance, the three priorities of the Iowa State High School Clay Target League are safety, fun and marksmanship. All participants and spectators are required […]

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2019 Spring Skeet League

Join Iowa’s newest and safest high school sport! Schools and student athletes from across Iowa are invited to join the 2019 Spring Skeet League! Student athletes considering joining a team are required to earn a League-approved firearm safety certification. Existing teams may have limited availability to add new athletes – check with your school. New teams are […]

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2017 Spring Season Overview & Conference Assignments

The inaugural season of the Iowa State High School Clay Target League has begun! There are 36 students on two teams. This year, the two competing teams have been placed into one conference. Conference Breakdown: (#) = Number of student athlete scores from each team used for True Team Scoring® Conference 1 (12) Orland High School Calvary Chapel […]

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Student Athlete Firearm Education (SAFE)

All student athletes are required to complete and submit certificates for either one of two League-approved firearm safety certification programs – a state-approved hunter education certificate or the League’s SAFE certificate. Teams should verify the firearm safety training certification requirements with the shooting range where they will be conducting League events. SAFE Certificate Benefits Affordable […]

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Join The Fun Squad!

League athletes have always participated at their local shooting range to compete weekly in their own state high school clay target league’s spring season, but how fun would it be if you could shoot with a squad made up of other student athletes throughout America? Now you can! Starting in the Spring 2018 Season, students […]

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Check Out PullUSA Magazine!

PullUSA is a quarterly magazine that is direct mailed and digitally delivered to student athletes, head coaches, gun clubs, and other subscribers four times a year. As the official magazine for the USAHSCTL, PullUSA tells the compelling stories of student athletes, coaches, and volunteers who are participating in the League nationwide. The magazine covers human […]

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