Tater Toss


Think you can build a working catapult? Want bragging rights for your high school?
Form a team and show what you’ve got!

When: 9 a.m.- 2p.m., Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Loren Walker Arena, West Burlington campus
FREE! Sign up by March 23 to guarantee your free t-shirt.

The Basics

  • Max four persons per teams, max two teams per school
  • Machine will throw a ball of 15 gram ball of clay
  • Targets placed at 15 and 30 feet
  • Max dimensions of machine: 40 cm x 40 cm x 40 cm
  • No motor or chemical device may be used
  • Best of three shots
  • View the Tater Toss Rules & Guidelines.


  • Closest to the target
  • Longest shot
  • Most innovative
  • Most decorative

  Gold, Silver and Bronze awarded for each category

One lucky participant will win a $500 SCC scholarship!

View the Tater Toss Flyer.
View the Tater Toss Rules & Guidelines.

Sign up your team! Tater Toss Registration Form.

For more information contact:
Leanne Krogmeier, SCC Work-Based Learning Specialist
(319) 208-5053