Fourteen students from the Cape Career and Technical Center recently earned medals at the Missouri State SkillsUSA Competition in Linn, Missouri. Medalists are Nick Austin, 2nd place, Auto Service; Devon Beard, 3rd place, Industrial Motor Control; Bruce Boulden, 2nd place, Internetworking; Chris Lowery, 2nd place, Commercial Baking; Sarah Clark, 3rd place, Electronic Tech; Lars Monia, 3rd place, Technical Drafting; Tyler Eggiman and Shelby Halter, 2nd place, and Casey Cattron and Jon Henson, 3rd place, TV Video Production; Logan Reed and Cody Wicker and Robert Alexander and Ben Essner, 3rd place, Video Product Development.
SkillsUSA is a national organization serving high school and college students and professional members enrolled in training programs in technical, skilled, and service occupations, including health occupations in high schools and college/technical schools.
SkillsUSA has more than 305,000 members annually, organized into 13,000 chapters and 54 state and territorial associations (including the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam and the Virgin Islands). The SkillsUSA advisor at the Cape Career and Technology Center is Lauri Guffey.