Ben Avery

Clay Busters

Phoenix, Arizona

Contact us for more information

Email:  baclaybusters@gmail.com

  • WHERE:  Ben Avery Clay Target Center, 5060 W. Skeet St., Phoenix, AZ 85086
  • LEAGUES:  Winter, Spring and Fall
  • 2022 Winter Leagues started on January 5, 2022; finish March 31, 2022
  • Each league is 10-weeks long.  
  • Mornings only:  Sporting Clays & Skeet
  • Afternoons/evenings:  Trap, Double Trap, Skeet & Sporting Clays
  • Time slots depend on the sport, e.g. Trap Teams have assigned times.
  • Cost:  Each league enrollment is $55. Registered Targets are optional, e.g. ATA Trap = $5; NSSA Skeet = $25; NSCA Sporting Clays = $32
  • Teams are 3 - 5 shooters
  • Single enrollments will be placed on a Team with a vacant spot to fill

LEAGUE FAQs

SKEET

  • Each Team will be assigned a Start Time.  
  • Teams must check in weekly with the Skeet Director for Field Assignment, score sheets and updates.
  • Each Team member shoots 50 targets (two skeet rounds) weekly for 10 weeks. e
  • If a memeber is absent, no make-up or shoot-ahead scores will be offered.
  • Awards are determined by the highest 8 weekly scores out of 10 weeks of league shooting.
  • Each Team will keep score for its own Team. 
  • Each Team is required to pick up all spent shotgun shells after they are finished shooting. If the shotgun shells are not picked up, there will be 3 warnings.  After 3 warnings, one point will be deducted per person on the violating Team.
  • Only members of the Team are allowed anywhere on the assigned field.  Friends or family members are not allowed to shoot with a Team, only registered BACB Club Members.
  • National Skeet Shooting Association (NSSA) rules apply for each skeet league competition. 
  • Registered NSSA targets are available at an additional fee, when registering for league.

TRAP

  • Each Team will have a Team Captain, who shall be responsible for his/her team arriving at their assigned field on-time and ready to start at their prescribed time.  
  • Each Team will be assigned a Start Time.  
  • Teams must check in weekly with the League Coordinator for Field Assignment and score sheets. For Fall league, this location will be the Club House. 
  • Teams will be shooting on Fields which are rotated each week.
  • Each Team member shoots 50 targets weekly  for 10 weeks.  
  • Awards are determined by the highest 8 weekly scores out of 10 weeks of league shooting. 
  • If a member is absent, there is no make-up or shoot-ahead scoring.
  • DOUBLES TRAP: 1 Round of 50 targets weekly 
  • SINGLES TRAP: Round 1 = 16 yard line; Round 2 = Handicap.  Handicap is determined weekly by the total score of your Team for the respective week. 
  • A scorekeeper will be assigned to each field, but, if a scorekeeper is not available, one member from a Team will remain to score for the next squad.  The Team will determine who will remain to score.
  • Each Team is required to pick up all spent shotgun shells after they are finished shooting. If the shotgun shells are not picked up, there will be 3 warnings.  After 3 warnings, one point will be deducted per person on the violating Team.
  • Only members of the Team are allowed anywhere on the assigned field.  Friends, family members or substitutes are not allowed to shoot with a Team, only registered BACB Club Members, who have paid for their respective league membership.
  • Amateur Trapshooting Association (ATA) rules apply for each trap competition. 
  • Registered ATA Targets are available for an additional fee when registering.

SPORTING CLAYS

  • Shooting format is European Rotation.  A Start Time is established by the Sporting Clays Director, but the respective Teams may shoot any time from the Start Time to a specific End Time (12 noon for BACB Leagues).  All score sheets are to be turned in by this End Time.
  • Teams check in weekly for score sheets at the club's portable table on the Roadrunner Course (or Rattlesnake Course for afternoon leagues).  They will also be returned to the same location, when finished shooting.
  • Each Team member shoots 50 targets weekly for 10 weeks.  
  • Each Team will keep score for its own Team. 
  • Make-up scores are not allowed.  End-of-league Scores will be based on the highest scores for 8 competitions.  This will be the highest scores of 8 based on 10 weeks of shooting.  
  • Awards are based on the highest 8 weekly scores out of 10 weeks of league shooting.
  • Each Team is required to pick up all spent shotgun shells after they are finished shooting. If the shotgun shells are not picked up, there will be 3 warnings.  After 3 warnings, one point will be deducted per person on the violating Team.
  • Only members of the Team are allowed to shoot with the Team.  No other shooters are allowed to shoot with a Team.  Friends or family members may be on-field with the Team, e.g. as a score keeper, but must not interfere as Team members shoot.
  • National Sporting Clays Association (NSCA) rules apply. 
  • Registered NSCA targets are available at an additional fee, when registering for league.