Strong numbers — and Iowa Central Community College showing — for Iowa collegiate trap shooting

(Stockdale Gun Club photo)

ACKLEY, Iowa — The Stockdale Gun Club hosted 77 athletes from seven teams in the Iowa State Collegiate Trap Championship on May 1.

Jessica Gunderson from Iowa Central Community College Squad 2 was the top-scoring female shooter for the second year in a row. Gunderson scored 192 out of 200.

Seth Heinold from Iowa Central Squad 1 was the top-scoring male shooter, improving from a 14th place finish in 2016 by scoring 197 out of 200 this year.

Iowa Central wept the top three squad places. The five members of ICCC Squad 1 scored 964 out of 1,000, followed by ICCC Squad 4 with 936 and ICCC Squad 2 with 924.

The team competition includes the top five athletes from that team, regardless of squad. Those results: Iowa Central, first; Southwestern Community College, second; and Southeastern Community College, third.

This was the first year Indian Hills Community College competed in collegiate trap shooting.

Squad results

1.      Iowa Central Squad 1                      964

2.      Iowa Central Squad 4                      936

3.      Iowa Central Squad 2                      924

4.      Southwestern CC Blue                    910

5.      Iowa Central Squad 3                      895

6.      Indian Hills Maroon                        855

7.      Southeastern Blackhawks Red       853

8.      Iowa Central Squad 5                      849

9.      Hawkeye Blue                                  839

10.  Hawkeye Orange                             813

11.  Southwestern Red                            812

12.  Northeast Calmar                             804

13.  Indian Hills Gold                             741

14.  Corridor Clay Crushers                  683

15.  *Southwestern White                       437

*Three shooters

Top men                                               

1.      Seth Heinold, ICCC                         197

2.      Kolton Manning, ICCC                   195

3.      *Lane Dundee, ICCC                       193

4.      Nick Hammand, ICCC                    193

5.      Drew Bjustrom, ICCC                      192

*Won shoot-off, 25-24

Top women

1.      Jessica Gunderson, ICCC                192

2.      Taylor Sandy, ICCC                         186

3.      Alyssa Smith, Southeastern CC     184

4.      Emily Klein, Hawkeye CC             183

5.      Sidney Boyer, Southeastern CC     177

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *