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OTC Students Earn 70 Medals At SkillsUSA State Competition

OTC students earn 70 medals at SkillsUSA state competition

Students representing the various technical programs of Ozarks Technical Community College brought home 70 medals from the SkillsUSA state competition, held April 5-7 on the campus of State Technical College of Missouri in Linn. Nearly 100 OTC students participated the event, where thousands of technical education students from across the state competed in a variety of categories including graphic communications, culinary arts, television production, computer programming and welding fabrication.

SkillsUSA is a national organization that serves teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled and service occupations, including health occupations.

The secondary and post-secondary winners from the statewide competition are listed below. The first-place winners are eligible to advance to the SkillsUSA national competition, which will be held in June in Louisville, Kentucky. OTC’s first-place winners are also eligible to receive a $1,000 scholarship provided by the college, which is renewable for up to four semesters.

NameContest PlaceDivision
Abigail MitchellAdvertising Design1stPost-secondary
Anne CarrollArch Drafting Tech. Info.1stPost-secondary
Tom KerschnerAutomotive Refinishing Tech1stPost-secondary
Ethan CroweAutomotive Service Technology1stSecondary
Adam FieldsAutomotive Service Technology1stPost-secondary
Noah DavidsonBroadcast News Production1stPost-secondary
Darrel DuggerBroadcast News Production1stPost-secondary
Cody FriendBroadcast News Production1stPost-secondary
Matthew WilliamsBroadcast News Production1stPost-secondary
Kelly LewisCommercial Baking1stPost-secondary
Chase DickersonComputer Programming1stPost-secondary
Brenden ReevesComputer Programming1stSecondary
Zachary PekarekDiesel Equipment Technology1stSecondary
Chase ElliottDigital Cinema Production1stPost-secondary
Yavor RangelovDigital Cinema Production1stPost-secondary
James DullEngineering Technology/Design1stPost-secondary
Jonathan JonesEngineering Technology/Design1stPost-secondary
Devin SchaderEngineering Technology/Design1stPost-secondary
Bryant CrowHVAC and Refrigeration1stSecondary
Caleb HynesHVACR Technical Information1stPost-secondary
Randall MeyerInformation Technology Services1stPost-secondary
Sarah DabbsInteractive App & Game Dev1stPost-secondary
Jason DeanInteractive App & Game Dev1stPost-secondary
Shalyn BurrellTechnical Spelling (MO only)1stSecondary
Troy DavisTelecommunications Cabling1stPost-secondary
Anthony Bee CookTelevision (Video) Production1stPost-secondary
Justin MarinoTelevision (Video) Production1stPost-secondary
Brad StoweTelevision Production Tech. Info.1stPost-secondary
Caitlin CurbowWeb Design1stPost-secondary
Cierra StricklandWeb Design1stPost-secondary
Andrew KirkpatrickWelding Fabrication1stPost-secondary
Ben MichaelisWelding Fabrication1stPost-secondary
Nadine MurskiWelding Fabrication1stPost-secondary
Ben MichaelisWelding Technical Information1stPost-secondary
McKenzie RobinsonAdvertising Design2ndPost-secondary
Megan GollerArchitectural Drafting2ndSecondary
Mary TrotterArch Drafting Tech. Info.2ndPost-secondary
Skyler SmallAuto Service Tech. Info.2ndPost-secondary
Justin DotyCollision Repair Tech. Info.2ndPost-secondary
Amanda CarrollCommercial Baking-Columbia2ndPost-secondary
Zachary CavenerDiesel Equipment Technology2ndPost-secondary
Garrett ZembschDiesel Equipment Technology2ndSecondary
John StrathdeeDigital Cinema Production2ndPost-secondary
Collin YungDigital Cinema Production2ndPost-secondary
David McAllisterEngineering Technology/Design2ndPost-secondary
Mary TrotterEngineering Technology/Design2ndPost-secondary
Tracey VaughanEngineering Technology/Design2ndPost-secondary
Adam StoverInformation Technology Services2ndPost-secondary
Enoch BradshawInteractive App & Game Dev2ndPost-secondary
Christopher DillInteractive App & Game Dev2ndPost-secondary
Clayton VillarsTechnical Drafting2ndPost-secondary
Devin SchaderTechnical Drafting Information2ndPost-secondary
Jordan GilmoreWeb Design2ndPost-secondary
Hannah SartinWeb Design2ndPost-secondary
Andrew KirkpatrickWelding Technical Information2ndPost-secondary
Zeb MedleyAutomated Manufacturing3rdPost-secondary
Sean SullivanAutomated Manufacturing3rdPost-secondary
Tyler VarbleAutomated Manufacturing3rdPost-secondary
Stephen BroomeCollision Repair Tech. Info.3rdPost-secondary
Shawn CranmerCollision Repair Tech. Info.3rdPost-secondary
Steven PhillipsComputer Programming3rdPost-secondary
Aymeric WinchesterCulinary Arts-Columbia3rdPost-secondary
Caleb HynesHVAC and Refrigeration3rdPost-secondary
Jesse NashRelated Technical Math3rdPost-secondary
Trinity HolcombResidential Wiring Tech. Info.3rdSecondary
Jamie TrenaryTechnical Drafting3rdSecondary
Clayton VillarsTechnical Drafting Information3rdPost-secondary
Breanna McNellisTechnical Spelling (MO Only)3rdSecondary
William AbrahamWelding3rdPost-secondary
William AbrahamWelding Technical Information3rdPost-secondary
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