3/22/2021 11:42:00 AM Operation Round Up helps Tiger Trap Shoot Team
Joshua Cummins, a freshman member of the Stewartville Tiger Trap Shoot Team in 2018, left, prepares to fire at a flying target at a practice session. Other shooters at the time included freshmen Aleksander Kosmala, center, and Bennett Nelson, right. In the background, from left, are Jon Root, assistant coach; John Russell, head coach, and Corey Boelman, assistant coach. People’s Energy Cooperative’s Operation Round Up has provided the Tiger Trap Shoot Team with an $8,000 grant to help pay for a second trap shoot range.
Members of the Stewartville Tiger Trap Shoot Team will soon be competing at a second trap shoot range. The Tigers Trap Shoot Team has received an $8,000 grant from People's Energy Cooperative's Operation Round Up that will pay a portion of the cost for the second range. John Russell, head coach of the Tiger Trap Shoot team, is pleased with the grant. "It's great," he said. "It's fantastic." A new range is needed because trap shooting is becoming more popular than ever in Stewartville, Russell said... For more on this story pick up your copy of the March 23 Stewartville STAR.