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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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The USA Clay Target League and COVID-19

UPDATE – Thursday May 21st, 2020 USA Clay Target League 2020 Modified Spring Season Conference Assignments On April 13th, teams committed to the “participating” status that allows them to submit student athlete scores prior to the extended season score submission deadline of June 24th. This allows teams and student athlete to compete in conferences. Due […]

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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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Fall 2019 Conferences Announced!

For the 2019 Fall Trap League, 3 high school teams are assigned to 1 conference..(#) = Number of athlete’s scores used for each team to determine True Team™ scoring points earned. Conference 1 (7) Adena High School East Clinton High School North Ridgeville High School

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Start A Team

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

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Announcing The 2020 Fall League!

New Teams and Existing League Trap or Skeet 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 […]

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National Championship Registration!

National Championship Registration begins June 6/3/19 (Noon CDT) The nation’s top high school clay target student athletes will compete for individual and team titles of National Champion at the MTA Homegrounds in Mason, Michigan, from July 10-14. Visit http://usaclaytargetchampionship.com for complete information. Student athletes and teams registered in the current spring trap shooting season for […]

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Tournament Registration Complete!

All teams and student athletes are invited to participate! Registration is now complete! See you in June! To register for the tournament: A coach must login to the Team Management System (TMS) and select the tournament page. Follow the instructions to select the athlete registration fee ($35 includes targets and official tournament t-shirt) payment preference – […]

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Spring 2019 Conferences Announced!

For the 2019 Spring Trap League, 15 high school teams are assigned to 3 conferences based on a similar number of team members. For the 2019 Spring Skeet League, 2 high school teams are assigned to 1 conference. (#) = Number of athlete’s scores used for each team to determine True Team™ scoring points earned. […]

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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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2019 Spring Skeet League

Join Ohio’s newest and safest high school sport! Schools and student athletes from across Ohio 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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2019 State Skeet Tournament

Everyone is invited to participate! Date: June 15th, 2019 – 9:00AM (Opening Ceremony – 8:45am) Location: Blackwing Shooting Center – Delaware, OH CLICK HERE to download the 2019 Skeet Shooting State Tournament Shooting Schedule & Field Assignments!   The Ohio State High School Clay Target League invites all student athletes to participate in the State […]

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2021 State Tournament

Due to the circumstances surrounding COVID-19, the 2020 State Tournament will not be held.  We look forward to seeing you next year at the 2021 State Tournament!   Everyone is invited to participate! Trap Tournament Date: June, 2021 – Time: 9:00AM (Opening Ceremony – 8:45am) Location: Blackwing Shooting Center – Delaware, OH Skeet Tournament  Date: […]

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2020 Spring League

Due to the COVID-19 Virus. The League has implemented a Modified Season. Please click here to download the Modified Season Policies & Procedures.Please click here to learn more about the League’s COVID-19 Modified Season. Join Ohio’s safest high school sport! Schools and student athletes from across the state are invited to join the 2020 Spring […]

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2018 Spring League Results & Awards!

Awards will be handed out at the State Tournament. Thank you coaches, schools, parents and gun clubs for helping introduce more students to shootings sports! See below for conference award listings.  Reserve Week scores are used in the event of ties. View all final results

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2018 Spring League Conferences Announced!

For the 2018 Spring Trap League, 316 high school teams are assigned to 40 conferences in 9 Classes based on a similar number of team members. (#) = Number of athlete’s scores used for each team to determine True Team™ scoring points earned.   CONFERENCE 1 (5) Adena High School Athens High School Colonel Crawford […]

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2018 Spring League Team Scores & Standings

Team Scores and standings will be posted upon completion of Week 1 results. Overall Standings Each week, the overall standings are posted showing team rank by class and conference. 25/50-Straight Club If an athlete hits 25 targets in a round or 50 straight in two rounds, they receive a League patch. Overall Top 10 By […]

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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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2018 State Tournament

Congratulations to all the participants!  Please find the results on our Clay Target Leaderboard! Everyone is invited to participate! Date:  June 2nd, 2018 Location:  Blackwing Shooting Center – Delaware, OH Schedule: Coach/Team Check-In: 9:00 AM Opening Ceremony: 9:45 AM Competition Begins: 10:00 AM CLICK HERE to download the 2018 State Tournament Field Assignments & Shooting […]

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2018 Spring League

Join Ohio’s newest and safest high school sport! Schools and student athletes from across Ohio are invited to join the 2018 spring league! Student athletes considering joining a team are required to earn a league-issued Student Athlete Firearm Education (SAFE) Certificate. Existing teams may have limited availability to add new athletes – check with your school. […]

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2017 Spring League Team Scores and Standings

Team Scores and standings will be posted upon completion of Week 1 results. 2017 Spring Trap League Final Awards Overall Standings Each week, the overall standings are posted showing team rank by class and conference. 25/50-Straight Club If an athlete hits 25 targets in a round or 50 straight in two rounds, they receive a […]

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2017 All-State Team!

The league recognizes those students with the top 25 league averages (including ties) as the Ohio State High School Clay Target League All-State Team.  These top athletes will receive a special All-State patch, and have earned the right to be called one of the best in the state! Please congratulate the following 25 athletes on […]

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2017 Spring League Awards

Congratulations to all teams and individuals on their 2017 Spring League accomplishments! Awards will be handed out at the State Tournament on June 3rd. Thank you coaches, schools, parents and gun clubs for helping introduce more students to shootings sports! See below for conference award listings.  Reserve Week scores are used in the event of ties. […]

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2017 State Tournament Registration!

Everyone is invited to participate! The League invites all student athletes to participate in the State Tournament! Contact your head coach to be registered on your team for the tournament.  Once added to the tournament roster, an email will be sent with additional information and payment details. Registration is now CLOSED.  Sorry, no late registrations […]

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2017 Spring Season Overview & Conference Assignments

Ohio  –  98 students from 8 Ohio high school teams are participating in the Ohio State High School Clay Target League’s (OHSHSCTL) inaugural 2017 spring trap shooting season, which began April 2nd. “We are very pleased to offer clay target shooting as an activity for Ohio high school athletes,” said Jim Sable, Executive Director of […]

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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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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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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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Scholarships Available For Senior Athletes!

The USA High School Clay Target League Scholarship is offered to student athletes that participate in the spring league. This opportunity is to provide financial assistance for a student that is continuing his/her education after high school and to reward a student who is seeking a career in environmental sciences or conservation industries. To be […]

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High School Activities Provide Important Benefits to Teens

Extracurricular activities like the Clay Target League are proven to have many important benefits to students. Not only do they get to enjoy a terrific sport, but taking part in activities provides a positive influence on their lives both during, and after, their time in high school! Student Activities Boost Academic Performance Young men and […]

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