Minnesota may be a Blue State, but sometimes they show a little red.
Clay target shooting is trending in Minnesota schools, and St. Cloud-area schools want in for 2015.
Sauk Rapids-Rice, Sartell-St. Stephen, Rocori, Little Falls and Albany are among the area school districts that will field clay target teams for the first time this spring.
School boards in Sartell, Sauk Rapids and Cold Spring voted last month, with little controversy, to authorize the new sport.
The surge in shooting teams in schools also is happening statewide. The Minnesota State High School Clay Target League, which allows competitors in grades 6-12, fielded 13 teams …read more