All Southwest Tech students are eligible to participate in the new Trap Shooting Team
Southwest Tech completed its first full season. The team was made up of sixteen shooters and competed in three collegiate shoots in Iowa and the Scholastic Clay Target Program collegiate nationals in Ohio. Practice was held at the Muscoda Sportsman’s Club for eight weeks during the months of September and October and another four weeks in March and April.
The team will resume practice and competitions starting in August of 2017. New members are always welcome to inquire about joining by filling out the “Recruit Me” form on this page. Fall competitions will include two shoots in Iowa against Iowa Community College teams and the National SCTP shoot in Ohio. Practice will once again be at the Muscoda Sportsman’s Club on Wednesday evenings.
Meet the Coaches
Matt Schneider is a Student Success Coach (advisor) and one of the trapshooting coaches on campus. Matt started trapshooting when he was 12 years old and it has become a lifelong sport and passion. Matt is a lifetime member of the Amateur Trapshooting Association (ATA) and has registered 35,000 targets. He has competed and won awards at state trapshoot tournaments in Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Wyoming, Colorado, and Illinois.
Matt is a certified shotgun instructor through the NRA and the ATA. He has served as state director for the ATA's AIM program and the Scholastic Clay Target Program. He is excited to grow on the first year’s successes and help lead them team into its second year.
Dan Imhoff is the Director of Facilities and one of the trapshooting coaches on campus. Dan is an avid hunter and outdoorsman. He is responsible for the care, maintenance, construction, remodeling, as well as the safety and security of all College buildings, furnishing, and grounds. Dan also serves as the chairperson of the college's Safety Committee and Behavioral Intervention Team. He is excited to help the Southwest Tech trap team grow in its second year.
Dan is an ATA member, a certified shotgun instructor through the NRA, and a certified Range Safety Officer.