CMS, CHS student groups advance at regional FCCLA competitions

Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Cassville Middle School students and members of Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) recently attended the Regional STAR Events Competitions and elections in Carthage, bringing home medals and wins for their performances. Nearly 25 students competed in various events, with 15 advancing to state competition.All students that attended earned a medal.Pictured in photo, front row, from left, are: Lexi Davison, Hallie Fratus, Andrew Gray and Carlos Padilla; Back row: Emma Berndt, Kristen Stough, Lily Love, Samantha Ellis and Samantha Sparkman. Emerson Grossman is absent from photo. Contributed photo

Cassville middle and high school Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Chapters attended and competed in the Regional STAR Events Competitions and Regional Elections on Friday, Jan. 26 in Carthage.

Nearly 25 students competed in various events, with 15 advancing to state competition.All students that attended earned a medal.

Following are the CMS student chapter categories and medals earned:

Cassville High School students and members of Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) recently attended the Regional STAR Events Competitions and elections in Carthage, bringing home medals and wins for their performances. About 25 students competed, with 15 advancing to state competition.All students that attended earned a medal.Pictured in the front row, from left, are: Carley Klewer, Dalia Phelps, Jordyn Stafford, Josie Guevara and Kya Kraft; Back row: Makayla Harvey, Mary Hayse, Olivia Holman, Schauna Dilbeck and Zac Acheson. Laura Stringer is absent from photo. Contributed photo

Alexia Davison and Hallie Fratus, Focus on Children; Gold - advancing to state

Andrew Gray, Carlos Padilla, and Emma Berndt, Environmental Ambassador; Gold - advancing to state

Emerson Grossman, Career Investigation; Gold - advancing to state

Kristen Stough, Illustrated Talk, Silver

Lily Love, Recycle and Redesign; Gold - advancing to state

Samantha Ellis, Illustrated Talk, Silver

Samantha Sparkman, Career Investigation, Bronze

Following are the CHS student chapter categories and medals earned:

Carley Klewer, Illustrated Talk; Silver

Dalia Phelps, Teach and Train, Gold - advancing to state

Jordyn Stafford and Josie Guevara, Chapter Service Project Display, Gold - advancing to state

Kya Kraft, Chapter Service Project Display; Silver

Laura Stringer, Chapter in Review Portfolio, Gold - advancing to state

Makayla Harvey, Focus on Children; Silver

Mary Hayse, Teach and Train; Gold - advancing to state

Olivia Holman, Nutrition and Wellness; Gold - advancing to state

Schauna Dilbeck, Focus on Children; Gold - advancing to state

Zac Acheson, Chapter Service Project Portfolio; Gold - advancing to state

Serving on the Regional Executive Council for next year will be CHS student Zac Acheson, Region 11 State Officer Candidate; and Josie Guevara, Region 11 First Vice President of STAR Events.