800 students compete in SkillsUSA

Posted March 16, 2011, at 9:03 p.m.
Last modified March 25, 2011, at 10:36 a.m.

An estimated 800 high school and college students from 24 vocational schools across Maine competed in the annual SkillsUSA competition held in Bangor on Friday, March 11. The following is a list of winners. Those who won gold in select areas will go on to compete in the national competition in Kansas this June.

Secondary

Job Skill Demonstration: Jack Champagne, Lewiston Regional Technical Center, gold;

Manda-Lynn  Ring, Oxford Hills Technical School, silver; Moniqua  Dube, Capital Area Technical Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Job Skill Demonstration A: Justin Goodwin,  Penobscot Job Corps, gold; Loralai Dubord, Penobscot Job Corps, silver

Secondary

Food & Beverage Service: Maria Ciccotelli, Sanford Regional Vocational Center, gold; Brian Mcavoy,  United Technologies Center,  silver; Daya Hall-Stratton,  Hancock County Technical Center, bronze

Secondary

Automotive Service Technology: Aaron LaBelle, United Technologies Center,  gold; Mathew Lavoie, St. John Valley Technical Center, silver; Angelo  Garcia , Southern Maine Community College, bronze

Post-Secondary

Automotive Service Technology: Gabriel Gargiulo, Southern Maine Community College, gold;

Ryan Stackpole, Southern Maine Community College, silver

Secondary

Extemporaneous Speaking: Kelli Sousa, Tri-County Technical Center,  gold; Julea Gorneault,    Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center, silver; Whitney York,  Region 3, bronze

Post-Secondary

Extemporaneous Speaking: Walter Edward Hanson, Southern Maine Community College,   bronze

Secondary

Plumbing: Timothy Averell, Capital Area Technical Center, gold; Jonathon Evans, United Technologies Center, silver;  Caleb Gervais, Capital Area Technical Center, bronze

Secondary

Action Skills:  Andrew  Barker, Sanford Regional Vocational Center, gold; Mercedes Hursh, Lewiston Regional Technical Center, silver

Secondary

Masonry: Dustin Guerrette, St. John Valley Technical Center,  gold; James Bradley,  Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center,  silver; Nick Monroe, Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center, bronze

Secondary

Internetworking: Ryan-Lee Buzzell,  Lewiston Regional Technical Center, gold; Robert  Powell, Waldo County Technical Center, silver; Matthieu Chenard, St. John Valley Technical Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Internetworking: Aaron Pinette,  Eastern Maine Community College, gold; Joshua Drisko,   Eastern Maine Community College, silver

Health  Professional Portfolio: Katelyn Roy, St. John Valley Technical Center, gold; Lauren Faeth, Foster Technology Center, silver; Lauren Remington, St. Croix Regional Technical Center, bronze

Secondary

Fire Fighting:  Myriah Porter, Foster Technology Center, gold; Savannah Swett, Foster Technology Center, silver; Delani Littlefield, Foster Technology Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Fire Fighting: Mike Root, Mid-Coast School of Technology, gold; Robert Polky, Southern Maine Community College, silver; William  Watson, Mid-Coast School of Technology, bronze

Secondary

Screen Printing Technology: Kelsey Freitas, Oxford Hills Technical School, gold; Elizabeth LeClair, Foster Technology Center, silver; Ashlyn Ford, Sanford Regional Vocational Center, bronze

Secondary

Automotive Refinishing Technology: Travis Smith, Oxford Hills Technical School, gold; Albert Mauger , United Technologies Center,silver; Jack Hamlin,  Mid-Maine Technical Center, bronze

Secondary

Precision Machining Technology : Michael Christie, Capital Area Technical Center, gold; Ryleigh Alexander, Capital Area Technical Center, silver; Nicholas Weymouth, Mid-Maine Technical Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Precision Machining Technology: Shane Belanger, Southern Maine Community College, gold; Matt Stuart, Capital Area Technical Center,  silver; Andrew Howard, Southern Maine Community College, bronze

Secondary

Customer Service: Savina Dong, Sanford Regional Vocational Center, gold; Kaylynn Levasseur,   Lewiston Regional Technical Center, silver; Jessica Beaulieu,   Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center,  bronze

Secondary

Culinary Arts: Alexis Russo, Mid-Maine Technical Center, gold; Tyler Emerson-Dare, Mid-Coast School of Technology, silver; Savannah Brook, Sanford Regional Vocational Center, bronze

Secondary

Advertising Design: Casey Conchinha, Mid-Maine Technical Center, gold; Conner Safford, MVR #10 Technical School, silver: Alicia Girard,  Sanford Regional Vocational Center, bronze

Secondary

Medical Terminology : Spencer Sanderson, Region 3, gold; Rudy Pandora, Lewiston Regional Technical Center, silver;  Amanda Brainerd, United Technologies Center, bronze

Secondary

Medical Math: Ryan Pare, Lewiston Regional Technical Center, gold; Jade Morse, Tri-County Technical Center, silver;  Courtney Grant, United Technologies Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Medical Math: Cassandra Fournier,  Region 3, gold

Secondary

3-D Visualization & Animation: Team #4, United Technologies Center, gold; Team #6,  United Technologies Center, silver; Team #5,  United Technologies Center, bronze

Secondary

Computer Maintenance Technology: Benjamin O’Brien, Lewiston Regional Technical Center, gold;  Patrick Simpson, Region 3, silver; Andrew Leonard,  Mid-Maine Technical Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Computer Maintenance Technology: Corey Lewandowski,  Capital Area Technical Center, gold

Secondary

Criminal Justice: Kady Gould, Tri-County Technical Center, gold; Cheyenne Bioski, Tri-County Technical Center,  silver; Taylor Haines, Lewiston Regional Technical Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Criminal Justice: Jared Pina, Washington County Community College, silver

Secondary

Welding Sculpture:Melissa Lebel, Oxford Hills Technical School, gold; Nick Barclay, Caribou Technology Center, silver; Dylan Elliott, Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center, bronze

Secondary

Residential Wiring:Ricardo Ballinas United Technologies Center, gold; Brett Sanford,  Sanford Regional Vocational Center, silver; Matthew Therrien, Sanford Regional Vocational Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Residential Wiring:Nathan St. Pierre, Eastern Maine Community College, gold

Secondary

Pin Design: Christopher Paine, Lewiston Regional Technical Center, gold; Patrick Garrett, MVR #10 Technical School, silver; Amy Jandreau,  Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Pin Design: Ashley Golder, Eastern Maine Community College, gold

Secondary

Architectural Drafting:Ethan Vonderheide, Mid-Maine Technical Center, gold; Krista Poulin,  Capital Area Technical Center, silver; Katrina Coston, United Technologies Center,  bronze

Post-Secondary

Architectural Drafting: Richard Heon, Penobscot Job Corps, gold

Secondary

Technical Computer Applications:Jonathan  Freeman, Waldo County Technical Center, gold;     Heather Moore,  Region 9, silver; Dillon Ludlow, Sanford Regional Vocational Center, bronze

Secondary

Heating:Ryan Ramsdell, United Technologies Center,  gold; Levi Hall, United Technologies Center,  silver; Brandon Cartlidge, Capital Area Technical Center, bronze

Secondary

Collision Repair Technology: Ryan Logan, Mid-Maine Technical Center, gold; Kyle Dube, United Technologies Center,  silver;Noah LaForge, Waldo County Technical Center,  bronze

Post-Secondary

Collision Repair Technology: Joey Billings, Oxford Hills Technical School, gold; Jesse Peterson, Oxford Hills Technical School, silver

Secondary

Job Skill Demonstration Open: Kymber Cookson, Tri-County Technical Center, gold; Alyssa Curtis, Lake Region Vocational Center, silver;  Matt Steeves, Oxford Hills Technical School, bronze

Post-Secondary

Job Skill Demonstration Open: Tina Hernandez, Penobscot Job Corps, gold; Elizabeth Schwartz, Penobscot Job Corps, silver

Secondary

Nurse Assistant: Carla  Gagliardo, Tri-County Technical Center,  gold; Katelyn Mosley, Hancock County Technical Center, silver; Sarah Paradis, St. John Valley Technical Center, bronze

Secondary

Power Equipment Technology: Ryan Beaulier, United Technologies Center,  gold; Harrison Roy, United Technologies Center, silver; Keith Kowalczyk, MVR #10 Technical School, bronze

Secondary

Cabinetmaking: Trapper Bouchard, Mid-Maine Technical Center, gold; Devin Michaud, St. John Valley Technical Center, silver; Zackarie Lunney, Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Cabinetmaking: Bruce Randall, Eastern Maine Community College, gold; Robert Toothaker, Eastern Maine Community College, silver; Donald Arsenault,  Eastern Maine Community College, bronze

Secondary

Commercial Baking:Irene Sowa, Tri-County Technical Center, gold; Jessica Potts, Hancock County Technical Center, silver, Daisy Taylor, Lewiston Regional Technical Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Commercial Baking: Micheal  Carlton, Penobscot Job Corps, gold

Secondary

Photography: Mackenzie  Pinette, Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center, gold; Casey Bonville,  Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center, silver; Jaylee Fox, Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center, bronze

Secondary

Crime Scene Investigation: Team #,1 Tri-County Technical Center, gold; Team #3, Hancock County Technical Center, silver Team #2,  United Technologies Center,  bronze

Secondary

Basic Health Care:Hillary Lavoie, St. John Valley Technical Center, gold; Melissa Trotter, Tri-County Technical Center, silver; Sarah Hunter, Foster Technology Center,   bronze

Secondary

T-Shirt Design: Branin Blodgett, Tri-County Technical Center, gold;  Christian Labonte, Lewiston Regional Technical Center, silver;  Jean Carlos Castillo, Hancock County Technical Center, bronze

Secondary

Prepared Speech: Benjamin Long, Tri-County Technical Center, gold; Christen Allen, Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center, silver; Kristin Stevens, St. Croix Regional Technical Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Prepared Speech: Heather Lynn Woodward, New England School of Communications, gold

Secondary

Diesel Equipment Technology: Jeremy Pelletier, St. John Valley Technical Center, gold;

Kenneth White, United Technologies Center, silver; Lee Goston, Hancock County Technical Center,  bronze

Secondary

Employment Application Process: Danni Anderson,  Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center,  gold; Jack Williams, United Technologies Center, silver; Jamie-Rae Brown, Lewiston Regional Technical Center, bronze

Secondary

Welding: Brock Worster, Region 3,  gold; Codey Arbo, St. Croix Regional Technical Center, silver; Kyle Daigle, St. John Valley Technical Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

Welding:Eric Flewelling, Eastern Maine Community College, gold; Brady Laughlin,   Eastern Maine Community College, silver; Kyle Hollingworth, Penobscot Job Corps, bronze

Secondary

First Aid/CPR: Tyler Higgins, United Technologies Center, gold; Zachary Parker, Waldo County Technical Center, silver; Emma Kroemer, Mid-Maine Technical Center, bronze

Post-Secondary

First Aid/CPR: Stephanie Pinkham-Baker, Region 3, gold

Secondary

Related Technical Math: Stephen Goulet, Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center,    gold; Joseph Murphy,  Lewiston Regional Technical Center, silver; Elijah DiSalvatore, United Technologies Center, bronze

Secondary

Preschool Teaching Assistant: Emily Ginn, St. Croix Regional Technical Center, gold;

Ashely Lester, Bath Regional Career and Technical Center, silver; Darrian Church, Hancock County Technical Center, bronze

Secondary

Job Interview: Kate Campbell, Presque Isle Regional Career and Technical Center, gold;

Samantha  Richardson,  Tri-County Technical Center, silver; Alyssa Horne, Sanford Regional Vocational Center, bronze

Secondary

Carpentry: Joseph Guimond, Capitol Area Technical Center, gold; Derek Drechsler, Midcoast School of Technology, silver; Kendall Voisine, St. John Valley Technology Center, bronze.

Post-secondary

Carpentry: Johnathan Smith, Eastern Maine Community College, gold; Jonathan Daniel, Eastern Maine Community College, silver.

 

CORRECTION:

An earlier version of this article erroneously omitted the results of the carpentry competition.

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