Posts Tagged: Trap Shooting

Wasilla’s Samson to shoot for Martin Methodist Univ.

May 14, 2020

Eden Samson has been on the Wasilla Warrior Clay Target Team since her freshman year. She has competed in the Junior Olympic Nationals In Colorado Springs the last two years, winning a bronze medal in her division this last summer. She will be attending Martin Methodist in Pulaski, Tennessee in the fall on a shooting… Read more »

Clay wins silver medal at national competition in Nebraska

November 14, 2019

Cade Clay of Haines won a silver medal in a men’s trap shooting event at the Upper Midwest Regional Championships in Grand Island, Nebraska. He finished second out of 35 shooters after breaking 94 of 100 targets. Clay, of Haines High fame, was seventh in this tournament a year ago. He is a member of… Read more »

Clutch Cogdell-Unrein helps Team USA win gold in Russia

September 3, 2017

Eagle River’s Corey Cogdell-Unrein came up clutch again with the pressure on, scoring the second-highest point total in the find round to help Team USA win a gold medal in Moscow, Russia. The 30-year-old shotgun shooter has a reputation for hitting the mark when it matters most over her 10-year career, and things were no… Read more »

Edmunds, Toth win gold medals for Team USA in Hungary

July 31, 2017

Alaska trap shooters Desi Edmunds and Matt Toth each won team gold medals at the 2017 World FITASC shoot in Budapest, Hungary. Edmunds, who grew up in Anchorage and now lives in Houston, was part of the three-woman American team that beat a group from Great Britain and Northern Ireland by a score of 491-480… Read more »

Cogdell-Unrein secures 7th selection to Worlds in storied career

July 11, 2017

When it comes to shooting a trap under pressure, there’s nobody better than Eagle River’s Corey Cogdell-Unrein. The 30-year-old shotgun shooter won in walkoff fashion after she hit the 50th and final target to claim third place at the USA Shooting National Championships in Colorado Springs, Colorado. It was at least the fourth time she’s… Read more »

Cogdell wins medal at Azerbaijan World Cup, eyes Olympics

August 16, 2015

Eagle River trap shooter Corey Cogdell worked a little overtime to earn another ISSF World Cup medal and stay on the track to appear in her third Olympics next summer. The 28-year-old won bronze over the weekend after beating Italy’s Jessica Rossi 5-4 in a shoot-off. Both shooters had hit 12 of 15 targets in… Read more »