Trap League Overview

banner1North Dakota’s safest and fastest-growing high school sport
expects a record number of student athletes and teams again for 2016.

More than 500 student athletes representing more than 20 high school trap shooting teams are expected to participate in the 2016 North Dakota State High School Clay Target League’s Spring League. It’s time for you to join North Dakota’s safest and fastest-growing high school sport!

Student athletes considering joining a team are required to earn a hunter education/firearms safety training certificate from the ND Game and Fish. Existing teams may have limited availability to add new athletes – check with your school. New teams are only limited by the number of athletes that can be on a team as determined by coaching resources and shooting range capabilities.

New teams are allowed to join the 2016 spring trap shooting league. Learn more about how to start a new team. Once your team is approved, simply have a school official contact us and let us know!

State22016 schedule:

January 15: Athlete registration begins.
March 1: Team registration ends. Last day to add your team for 2016.
March 15: Athlete registration ends. All participants must complete the online League registration.
March 30: Athlete registration fees are due to the League.
April 3: Practice Week 1. Each team will practice on their designated shooting day(s).
April 10: Practice Week 2.
April 17: Reserve Week. Scores are submitted via the coach’s Team Management System. These scores are saved for future use for the entire team if a team’s scheduled Competition Week is cancelled.
April 24: Competition Week 1. Shoot on your scheduled day(s) during the week and compete against all teams in your conference.
May 1: Competition Week 2.
May 8: Competition Week 3.
May 15: Competition Week 4.
May 22: Competition Week 5.
May 29: Fun Week. Invite family and school officials. Host picnic. Try skeet shooting, sporting clays or games like Annie Oakley. Parents/school officials versus student athlete games. Have fun!!!
June 18: Trap Shooting Championship in Horace, ND.

Learn more:

View our frequently asked questions to learn more about school and athlete eligibility, coaching and shooting ranges or contact us to get started with your new team today!