SCC Successfully Competes and Wins at SkillsUSA North Carolina

SCC Successfully Competes and Wins at SkillsUSA North Carolina

Tech SkillsUSA
Network Technology Instructor, Frank Lambert giving helpful pointers during SkillsUSA competition to SCC students
Allied Health SkillsUSA
SCC Allied Health SkillsUSA winners pictured from left to right are: Tammie Snyder; Myra Russell; Sherry Little; and Savannah Jeffery.
Cosmetology SkillsUSA
SCC Cosmetology students proudly displays their skills at SkillsUSA
Kuldeep Patel
SCC made every effort for all students to compete in SkillsUSA. Pictured is Kuldeep Patel receiving instruction through his American Sign Language interpreter for the Networking competition.

Albemarle, NC

Stanly Community College (SCC) successfully competed in the SkillsUSA North Carolina Conference on Thursday, April 19, in Greensboro, NC. SCC had a total of 46 students competing in 17 different categories. SCC was able to bring home 24 medals: 8 first place awards, 9 second place awards, 5 third place awards, 1 fourth place award and 1 fifth place award. A number of the award winners will have the opportunity to compete at the SkillsUSA National Competition in Louisville, Kentucky this June.

Additionally, SCC had a number of faculty members participating as contest judges. The judges present included Kelly Caudle, Brian Crump, Frank Lambert, Jeff Swaringen, Tony Ware, and volunteers Dan Parmer and Starra Robinson-Herring.

“I am proud of our students and faculty who participated on SCC’s SkillsUSA team,” stated SCC President Dr. John Enamait. “Every aspect of this effort is something for which the entire college should be proud. This is a great job to all concerned and an excellent learning experience that will be remembered by students for years to come.”

Below is the list of categories, advisors and contestant winners:

Related Technical Math Advisor – April Simpson
1st Place - Devin Bonney
2nd - Place – Jessica Meert
4th - Place – Christopher Bearden
5th Place – Michael Harrington

Internetworking Advisors – Brandon Crump and Nick Huneycutt
1st Place – Christopher Pallotta
2nd Place – Dean Clark

Prepared Speech Advisor – Claudia Gresham
3rd – Mekayla Sikes

Hair Coloring Advisors – David Smith and Gena Trogdon
2nd Place – Autumn Turner

Robotics: Urban Search and Rescue (team) Advisor – Gary Hatley
3rd Place - Jason Addison
3rd Place - Gary Williams

Industrial Motor Control Advisor – Gary Hatley
3rd Place - Va Yang

Mechatronics (Team) Advisor – Gary Hatley
1st Place – Curt Love
1st Place – Ryan Hittepole

Electronics Technology Advisor – Gary Hatley
1st Place – James Clubb III
2nd Place – Tyler Tucker
3rd Place – Mason Thomas

Adobe Digital Design Advisor - Josh Gooch
1st - Place – Miranda Marbry

Medical Math Advisor - Kayla Huneycutt
1st Place – Kimberly Griffin

Medical Terminology Advisor - Kayla Huneycutt
1st Place – Tammie Snyder

Health Knowledge Bowl Advisor - Kayla Huneycutt
2nd Place (team) – Savannah Jeffery
2nd Place (team) – Holly Harris
2nd Place (team) – Sherry Little
2nd Place (team) – Myra Russell

Information Technology Services Advisor – Nick Huneycutt
2nd Place - Nathan Cornett