MCTC Students Place at SkillsUSA Skills Contests
Seven Minneapolis Community & Technical College (MCTC) students from the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
(HVACR) and Electrical Construction departments recently competed in the SkillsUSA Minnesota skill contests the weekend of April 1-3, 2016. Tom Hiltner, Greg Skudlarek, and John Singel attended the conference as advisors.
Each of the MCTC students performed well at the competition and three MCTC students earned top spots among the 800 competitors from across the state.
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR) Contest
2nd place: Drew Freeman
3rd place: Blake Selvestra
Industrial Motor Control Contest
3rd place: Laura Hovi
Several thousand dollars worth of prizes were given out from industry sponsors to the top three spots of each contest.
SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce.
Learn more about SkillsUSA at www.skillsusa.org
and SkillsUSA Minnesota at www.mnskillsusa.org