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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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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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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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2020 State Skeet Tournament

Everyone is invited to participate! Trap Tournament  Date: June 2020 Location: TBD   Skeet Tournament Date: June 2020 Location: TBD   The New Mexico State High School Clay Target League invites all student athletes to participate in the State Skeet Tournament. In order of importance, the three priorities of the New Mexico State High School […]

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2020 Spring Skeet League

Join New Mexico’s newest and safest high school sport! Schools and student athletes from across New Mexico are invited to join the 2020 spring skeet league! Student athletes considering joining a team are required to possess League-approved Firearm Safety Certification, Existing teams may have limited availability to add new athletes – check with your school. […]

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Start a Team

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

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    MICHIGAN – The USA High School Clay Target League is very pleased to announce that top rising country star Lucas Hoge will be performing live at the 2018 USA High School Clay Target League National Championship in Mason, Michigan on July 12th. The 2018 USA High School Clay Target League National Championship is […]

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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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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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Announcing 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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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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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: July, 2021 Location: TBD   Skeet Tournament Date: July, 2021 Location: TBD The New Mexico State High School Clay […]

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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 New Mexico’s safest high school sport! Schools and student athletes from across the state are invited to join the 2020 […]

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Keep Track of Tournament Standings in Real Time!

The Clay Target Leaderboard is the New Mexico State High School Clay Target League’s EXCLUSIVE tournament score-tracking system! You can keep track of your scores, tournament standings, and individual awards as scores are entered! Visit on your desktop computer or download the mobile apps now!  

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2016 Spring League Awards

Congratulations to all teams and individuals on their 2016 Spring League accomplishments! Awards will be handed out at the State Tournament on June 4th. Thank you coaches, schools, parents and gun clubs for helping introduce more students to shootings sports!   View all final results

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Order Your Official Tournament T-Shirt By May 23rd!

Order online and pickup at the event! Orders Closed! ORDER TODAY to get your official 2016 Tournament t-shirt! Don’t forget to order shirts for friends, grandparents, or other family members too! There will be a very limited supply of t-shirts available for sale at the Tournament. Shipping is not available. All athletes who have registered for the State Tournament […]

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2016 Spring Conferences Announced!

For the 2016 Spring League, 3 high school teams are assigned conferences based on a similar number of team members. (#) = Number of athlete’s scores used for each team to determine True Team™ scoring points earned.   CLASS A True Team # CONFERENCE 1 7 Aztec High School   Sue Cleveland High School   Rio […]

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2016 Spring Season Participating Schools

Three high school trap shooting teams will represent their schools in competition in the inaugural 2016 spring season of the New Mexico State High School Clay Target League. Trap shooting teams and their athletes will also be invited to the 2016 NMSHSCTL Trap Shooting Tournament June 4th! 2016 Participating Schools Aztec High School Rio Rancho […]

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