Sign in begins at 8 a.m. with the event starting at 9 a.m.

The Taft Sportsmen’s Club will be holding a new event this Saturday with a sports clay shoot in Bakersfield.

Sign in begins at 8 a.m. with the clay shoot starting at 9 a.m.

First, second and third place team prizes will be awarded. There will also be individual high shooter prizes for male and female. A barbecue lunch is provided.

The cost to take part is $85 per person and $425 per team of five. The cost also includes lunch and drinks. It is limited to 36 teams on 17 station course. Teams and individual signups are welcome.  Make checks payable to the Taft Sportsmen’s Club or Pay Pal.

Money raised from the event will help benefit ladies and juniors divisions, the Veteran’s Stand Down, the Junior Pheasant Hunt, wildlife conservation, scholarships and youth trap shoot.

The event will take place at 5 Dogs Shooting Range at 20238 Woody Road in Bakersfield.

To register or for more information contact, Eric Ross at 979-8876 or email at