Columbus Technical College Students Win Big at Statewide Competition (news from April 24, 2007) : Columbus Technical College

Columbus Technical College Students Win Big at Statewide Competition

Columbus Technical College students represented their College well at a statewide SkillsUSA competition at the Heart of Georgia Technical College in Dublin over the weekend of April 21, 2007. The students who earned “gold” medals will compete nationally June 26 – 29 in Kansas City, Missouri. For more information on SkillsUSA, please visit www.skillsusa.org.

SkillsUSA Competitors
Some contestants from Columbus Technical College. Pictured in back (left to right): Tonya Cain, Chad Pilkinton, Candice Darling. In front: Tiffany Cobb.

The winners for SkillsUSA, 2007 competition are as follows:

1st Place (Gold) Winners

Contestant/Student Advisor Competition
Kei Yeung Alan Ashmore Automotive Service Technology
Doretha Hobbs Gordon Unrein Cabinet Making
Tonya Cain, Tiffany Cobb, Candice Darling, Chad Pilkinton Amy Sandy Health Knowledge Bowl
Keith Evans John Lipham Major Appliance Technology
Rebecca Konkol Carl Sandy *Surgical Technology

2nd Place (Silver) Winners

Contestant/Student Advisor Competition
Holly Cook Carl Sandy *Surgical Technology
Vincent Fluellen Jaime Fernandez Carpentry
Virginia Haines Leslie Noles Medical Assisting

3rd Place (Bronze) Winners

Contestant/Student Advisor Competition
Joseph Allen Mike Meadows Collision Repair Technology
Kimberly Graves Sharron Cook Dental Assisting
Sonya Marshall Susan Hollingsworth Preschool Teaching Assisting
Dustin Smith Jason Gallahair Precision Machining Technology

* State-only contest