Clay Target

Rochester, MN- 

The Minnesota College Athletic Conference is home to several member colleges which offer competitive Clay Target / Trap League opportunities for student-athletes on their campuses. 

Be sure to read these two articles on the rise of Clay Target/Trap League in MCAC communities; an article in the Timberjay independent with a focus on NHED programs is available by clicking this link.

Additionally, a feature story in the Mesabi Daily News from September 2 can be viewed at this page. 


To learn more about the various Clay Target teams found in the MCAC, please click on the links below to access specific campus team pages. 

Hibbing Community College 

Itasca Community College 

Lake Superior College 

Mesabi Range College

Rainy River Community College

Vermilion Community College  

The Minnesota College Athletic Conference expects to sanction  Clay Target/Trap League as a league varsity sport in the fall of 2018.  The MCAC General Assembly - which meets March 26-27, will be tasked with the final approval of varsity status within the MCAC for the sport.   The rapid expansion of Clay Target within the high school ranks of Minnesota and the surrounding states point to an exciting opportunity for growth and competition within the schools of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference. 

Varsity status in the Minnesota College Athletic Conference for Clay Target/Trap League allows for student-athletes and teams to receive recognition for outstanding performances in competition and in the classroom; the MCAC issues All-Academic conference honors, All-Conference teams and regular season championships. 

In addition to the MCAC member colleges listed above, other regional two-year college campus resources are can be found at the following links: 

Alexandria Technical & Community College 

Pine Technical & Community College 

Southwest (WI) Technical College 

Thank you for your interest in the Minnesota College Athletic Conference and the emerging sport of Clay Target/Trap League.  Please visit this page occasionally for updates on Clay Target/Trap League sponsorship within the MCAC.