Trap Shooting

Gross Catholic High School Trap Shooting Information

  • Schedule and Roster
  • Trap shooting is a sport that is open to boys and girls.
  • Gross Catholic practices and shares a tent at the competitions with Skutt High and Platteview High but shoots as a team with just students from Gross Catholic.
  • The competition season runs for about 8 weeks. It starts in mid-March.
  • The meets are held on Saturdays. There is a 50 shot round before lunch and a 50 shot handicapped round after lunch.
  • The competitions are held at Bellevue Rod & Gun, Papillion Gun Club, Fremont Issac Walton in Valley, Lincoln Trap & Skeet and the State Meet is in Doniphan, NE (near Grand Island).
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  • Gross High competes in the Eastern Cornhusker Trapshooting Conference.
  • Practices will be held at the Papillion Gun Club (16712 S. 87th St. near Hawaiian Village). In the fall informal practices will be on Saturdays from 24pm. In the late winter/ early spring the formal practices will be held on Mondays at 4:00pm and on Saturdays at 2:00pm. During the season practices will be on Mondays and Thursday at 4:00pm.
  • All shooters need to have proof of passing a Hunter’s Safety class by January.
  • Guns will be available during practice for students to use if they do not have a gun. The student will need to bring 5075 .12 gauge shot gun shells for each practice. (Buy "target loads" and use #71/2 to 81/2 size shot)
  • Every shooter will need ear and eye protection every time they shoot.
  • Coaches are available at every practice to teach and coach. Coaching may include making sure that the gun fits, teaching the basics of trap, or working on form.
  • The Amateur Trapshooting Association website has lots of good information about the sport.

Come and give it a try to see if Trapshooting is something that you would like to try! Contact the school office to get the contact information of the coach.

Trap Shooting Schedules and Rosters

Day Date Time Location Results
Sat  3/15 8:00am  @ Bellevue Rod & Gun Club
Sat  3/22 8:00am  @ Lincoln Trap & Skeet
Sat  3/29 8:00am  @ Bellevue Rod & Gun Club
Sat  4/5 8:00am  @ Fremont Izaak Walton Valley Range
Sat  4/12 8:00am  @ Fremont Izaak Walton Valley Range
Sat  4/19 8:00am  @ Fremont Izaak Walton Valley Range
Sat  4/26 8:00am  Conference @ Lincoln Trap & Skeet
Fri  5/2-3 8:00am  State Meet @ Doniphan
Grade First Name Last Name M/F
12 Libby Edmundson F
11 Christian Dostal M
11 Eric Guhl M
11 Shelby Huston F
11 Emmanuel Mora M
11 Chris Pokorny M
11 Piran Talkington M
10 Steven Bergeron M
10 Tim Collins M
10 Andrew Klingemann M
10 Josh McGinn M
10 Eric Mixan M
9 Ryan Fraser M
9 Taylor Gardner M
9 Logan Pleiss M
9 Joe Wichtner M
9 Nate Wyant M
Mary Jo Rump
Lee White-Hamilton
Bill Bergeron

Spring Sports

Trap Shooting Coaching Staff

  • Varsity Head Coaches: Bill and Joan Bergeron