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A group of trap shooters stand on the line waiting their turn to shoot during Tuesday night's trap shooting at the Becker County Sportsman's Club. Brian Basham/Tribune

Taking aim at a new sport

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Detroit Lakes High School students are taking a shot at a new sport.

“Pull!” they yell loudly just seconds before taking aim at the painted clay pigeon that’s hurled into the air.


“I’ve hunted all my life,” said 15-year old Colton Davis, “and so I thought it’d be fun to try this.”

Davis is among 17 students from Detroit Lakes who make up the district’s new team of sharp shooters — or so they strive to be.

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