The combined Lamar/Terry High Schools’ SkillsUSA team, Chapter 3696, dominated the SkillsUSA District 9 competition.
No team or individual placed no lower than 4th place in any event. They competed against teams from Angleton, Friendswood, Fort Bend ISD, Dickinson, Royal, Texas City, Waller, Clear Springs and Clear Lake.
All qualified for the SkillsUSA state competition in Corpus Christi, April 4-7.
Among the winners were Danielle Donnelly in Customer Service; The team of Erinn Garcia, Danny Ha, Maria Soto, Chiamaka Ujari, Chioma Ujari and Misael Rubio won Chapter Business Procedure; and the team of Angel Gonzales, Yaritza Martinez, Eunice Afenkhena, Ogechi Ujari and Jose Verano in Quiz Bowl.
Also finishing first were the team of Danielle Donnelly and Nancy Macias in Felony Traffic Stop; Justice Lewis in Criminal Justice; the team of Danielle Donnelly, Priscilla Escobar, Terrell Jarrels, Nancy Macias and Marisol Ocanos for Criminal Justice Quiz Bowl; and the team of Eunice Afenkhena, Janay Dehen and Alex Pavey in Crime Scene Investigation.
The team of Terrell Jarrels, Zac Austin and Danny Ha was first in Building Search; the team of Kelsey King, Benita Dehen and Ashley Miller were first in Emblem Ceremony; and the duo of Samantha Esman and Alex Pavey were first in Promotional Bulletin Board.
Dr. Fred Guess is the advisor, Beverly Sanders is lead sponsor, while Annie Frankovis and Saundra Hill are sponsors.