Columbus Tech Students Take Home 28 Medals in Statewide Competition

March 22, 2012:      Columbus Technical College has dozens more reasons to be proud of its students these days. That’s because at the state level competition for SkillsUSA® last weekend, the students brought home 28 medals! Those who earned first place gold medals in Georgia will compete on the national stage in Kansas City this June. Congratulations to all who participated. Below is a list of the medal winners and categories. 

Medal

Contestant(s)

Category

Gold

Chad McCormick

Architectural Drafting

Gold

Kelly Wells, Lindy Moore, Lourdes Mayo

Community Service

Gold

Allysceaioun Robinson

Cosmetology

Gold

Katherine Baron

Major Appliance Technology

Gold

Trysheema Williams, Tionna Irving

Nail Care

Gold

Kristen Wellcok

Practical Nursing

Gold

Kenneth Morton

Precision Machine Technology

 

TOTAL = 7 CONTEST / 10 INDIVIDUAL

 

Silver

Mark Noles

Cabinet Making

Silver

Troy Robinson

Carpentry

Silver

Christopher Davis

Major Appliance Technology

Silver

Gregory Lewis

Medical Math

Silver

Lauren Henderson

Practical Nursing

 

TOTAL = 5 CONTEST / 5 INDIVIDUAL

 

Bronze

Gary Bruce

Automotive Service Technology

Bronze

Mallory Morrell

Dental Assisting

Bronze

Marquita Davis, Emily Dozier, Daron Caradine,Mary Ann Milam

Health Knowledge Bowl

Bronze

Amanda Hodges

Medical Assisting

Bronze

Zachary Akins

Surgical Technology Level 1

Bronze

Justin McRae

Technical Drafting

Bronze

Daniel Cooper

Welding

Bronze

Jonathan Smith, Thomas Smith, Wes Smith

Welding Fabrication

 

TOTAL = 13 CONTEST / 8 INDIVIDUAL

 

 
Columbus Tech's SkillsUSA Team

Members of the Columbus Technical College SkillsUSA team wait for the opening ceremony to start in Atlanta.

 

SkillsUSA gold medal

Showing off the community service gold medal.


SkillsUSA participants Lourdes Mayo, Kelly Wells, and Lindy Moore

(l to r): Columbus Tech’s Lourdes Mayo, Kelly Wells, and Lindy Moore took home the gold medal in the community service category.