Local students participate in Iowa Central Competition Day

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Students representing Storm Lake High School included, from left, Drew Binning, August Satibanchong and Nareda John.

SLHS sent 60 students to Iowa Central in Fort Dodge on March 29, to compete in competitions in auto, business, industrial tech and health. There were around 500 students from 17 different schools competing. Congratulations to the following SLHS students that placed in their respective competitions:

• Amber Chrischilles - 4th in Business Communications

• Jonathan Raymundo -2nd and Stephanie Garcia - 5th in Business Math

Storm Lake St. Mary’s High School students attending the 2017 Iowa Central Community College Business Competition Day included, front, Zach Roling, Will Hurd, and Ben Peters. Back, Andrew Polich and Judd Sennert. Peters and Hurd earned awards in the competitions.

• Jal Lieth - 5th in Computer Accounting

• Shawn Barnett - 1st in Marksmanship

• Emalie Xayavath - 1st and Carla Tarin - 2nd in Restaurant Skills

• Shawn Barnett - 1st and Ailyn Elizalde 3rd in The Rule of Law

• August Satibanchong- 2nd place in Patient Care Skills

• Drew Binning- 3rd place Patient Care Skills

• Nareda John- 3rd place Interview Skills

• Thomas Demers - 1st place Intro to Automotive

• Jacob Hull - 2nd place Intro to Engines

• Juan Espino - 3rd place Advanced Automotive

• Ryan Sunblad - 2nd place Diesel Technology

• Caden Krager - tied for 4th place Diesel Technology

• Trey Herrig - tied for 4th place Diesel Technology

Jonnhy Sanchez - 3rd place SMAW Welding

The entire Health Competition crew from Storm Lake won a trophy for best Team Unity and sportsmanship. Congratulations to Aaron Villarreal, Drew Binning, Alonzo Rios, Mickey Vasquez, August Satibanchong, Cynthia Placido, Carlos Ayala, Katya Orapeza, Ana Tapia, Julie Stark, Danielle Reyes, Ali Bonagura, Haley Redenbaugh, Karole Iraheta and Nareda John.

Two Storm Lake St. Mary’s High School students earned awards at the 2017 Iowa Central Community College Business Competition Day Wednesday, March 29. Ben Peters placed first in the Graphic Design Promotion contest, receiving a first place medal and a scholarship to ICCC. Peters also placed in the Spelling and Vocabulary Contest, receiving a fifth place certificate. Will Hurd placed fourth in the Accounting I contest and received a certificate.

Junior and senior students Zach Roling, Ben Peters, Will Hurd, Andrew Polich and Judd Sennert participated in a variety of events ranging from Marksmanship to Accounting, Spelling and Vocabulary, Graphic Design Promotion and an Internet Scavenger Hunt. St. Mary’s business educator Tracy Schultz escorted the students.