It’s the season of competition for members of Pickaway-Ross’ career and technical student organizations.

   Students in the Allied Health, RAMTEC and Sports Medicine magnet programs participated in the SkillsUSA local competition for the Chillicothe campus. 

       Students who won first place automatically advanced to the state competition this year. Those students (above) are juniors James Beatty, Madison Harrod, Maeryn Hill, Macie Rann and Schyler Scree. 

     Seniors advancing are Paris Debord, Nya Hamed, Kaylee McVicker and Amadeus Morris. 

     First place winners were awarded handmade plaques made in the RAMTEC class.

     At the SkillsUSA Regional Competitions held March 5 at Eastland Career Center, students who advanced to state (left) are: Mason Willis, senior, Auto Refinishing; Payton Whitley, junior, Collision Repair; Lacey Farley, junior, Cosmetology; Savannah Givan, junior, Esthetics; A’Mya Wingfield, junior, Nail Care; Braden Sabine, senior, Welding; and the Welding Fabrication team of juniors Xavier George, Zahne Lilly and Sydney McGlone. 

     Students in other competitions will learn where they placed March 17.