Eastern Wyoming College students recently traveled to Kansas City, Missouri to compete in the National SkillsUSA competition. Team members that went to the competition were Amber Jerke, sophomore, Cheyenne, WY, Kyle Nicolls, sophomore, Windsor, CO, Tel Vineyard, sophomore, Otter, MT, and Aaron Wadhams, freshman, Mitchell, NE.
Individual welding competition, Tel Vineyard, sophomore, Otter, MT placed fourth.
The EWC Welding Fabrication team of Amber Jerke, Kyle Nicolls, and Aaron Wadhams placed 8th. These students had to win first at the state competition in order to qualify for the National competition.
SkillsUSA is the national organization for students in trade, industrial, technical and health occupations education.