7/26/2021 12:59:00 PM Tiger Trap Shoot Team earns second-place trophy
John Russell, head coach of the Stewartville Tiger Trap Shoot team, poses with the trophy this year’s team earned for placing second in its conference. Since joining the Minnesota Clay Target League, Stewartville has earned six or seven first- or second-place trophies.
The Stewartville Tiger Trap Shoot team earned a team trophy for placing second in its eight-team Minnesota Clay Target League conference for the 2021 season. John Russell, head coach, said the Clay Target League aligns conferences based on the number of registered athletes participating at each school. The League uses a rather complex scoring system to determine standings, Russell said. "It awards points in addition to the actual clay targets broken," he said. "(The system) provides an opportunity for all who participate to help the team..." For more on this story pick up your copy of the July 27 Stewartville STAR.