CAT-South Wins Gold, Silver, and Bronze at State Championships
April 16, 2014
SkillsUSA Maryland State Competition
The Center of Applied Technology South participated in the SkillsUSA Maryland Championships on Friday, April 4th and Saturday, April 5th. The competitions were held at Anne Arundel Community Television – Channel 98, Anne Arundel County Fire Department Training Academy, Conference Center Maritime Institute of Technology, Community College of Baltimore County, the Center of Applied Technology North, Earlbeck Gases and Technologies, North County High School, Printing Specialist Corporation, Stevenson University, and Stratford University. The school had 45 students participate this weekend in trade, occupational, and leadership competitions.
We are pleased to report, that our students earned 9 gold, 11 Silver, and 5 bronze medals, a total of 25 medals. In addition, Marlena Lewis was elected to serve as the President for the SkillsUSA Maryland State Officer Team for the 2014-15 school year. In addition, Ms. Lewis and Mr. White were also elected to serve as Maryland State Voting Delegates at the National Conference in June, 2014.
The first place winners will be joining other first place winners from around the state, as part of the Maryland delegation. These students will represent the state of Maryland and compete in the 50th Annual National Leadership and Skills Conference. The conference will be held June 23-27, 2014 in Kansas City. This conference showcases the best career and technical education students in the country.
Congratulations to the following CAT-South medalists:
Marc Alvin Al-Os Internetworking, Severna Park HS
Ashley Koepping, Medical Assisting, Post Secondary
Colin White, Opening and Closing Ceremony Team, South River HS
Katie Barkdoll, Opening and Closing Ceremony Team, South River HS
Marlena Lewis, Opening and Closing Ceremony Team, South River HS
Rodreka Johnson, Opening and Closing Ceremony Team, Severna Park HS
Sabrina Dugans, Opening and Closing Ceremony Team, South River HS
Shelby Haley, Opening and Closing Ceremony Team, South River HS
Sonny Wade, Opening and Closing Ceremony Team, Broadneck HS
Nick Shadrick, Automotive Refinishing, South River HS