NCC Sports Shooting Team Competes at Iowa SCTP Collegiate State Trap Championships

The NCC Thunder Sports Shooting Team competed at the Iowa SCTP Collegiate State Trap Championships in Ackley, IA on Saturday, April 17, 2021. NCC placed 11th out of 17 two-year and four-year college sports shooting teams. This competition also ended our conference competition season, NCC ranked 9th out of 11 community colleges competing in the Iowa Community College Athletic Association.

The top 5 scores for NCC student-athletes in the Trap competition:

  1. Levi Hemmelrick, Akron, IA – 189
  2. Alex Wilson, Algona, IA – 187
  3. Caden Berte, Bancroft, IA – 175
  4. Sam Freitag, Hawkeye, IA – 171
  5. Sam Vaske, Bancroft, IA – 169

Team total: 891 points

Coach Brian Lauck said, “I was very pleased with the athletes this past weekend at the State Trap shoot, and over the past year. Each athlete shot above their average and helped each other stay positive throughout the day. At one point, Levi had shot an impressive 125 straight. All season long these guys have helped each other at the range, the gym and in the classroom – they’ve made me and everyone at NCC very proud!”

Upcoming NCC Thunder Sports Shooting Events

April 24 – The NCC Thunder Sports Shooting Team will be supporting the Rock Valley Clay Crushers during their youth and high school competition at the Rock Valley Gun Club.

If you are interested in joining the fastest growing sport in the nation, with over 3,000+ sports shooting participants just in the state of Iowa, consider NCC’s Sports Shooting Team. For more information contact Brian Lauck, Head Sports Shooting Coach at
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