ag_mech.jpgThe Stanwood Ag. Mechanics team finished in first place in the State Contest and qualified for the national contest being held in October in  Indianapolis, IN!

The Stanwood Ag. Mechanics team has been competing over the past three months at local contests held at Ferndale High School, Mt. Vernon High School, and Arlington High School and recently look 1st place at the District level competition. The team competes in the following skill areas: welding, residential electricity, small gas engines, electric motor controls, building construction, metal layout / tap & die, soils, marketing, and grain drills.

The top 10 team members at the District competition were Scott Weisse, Brandon Nickels, Pender Rink, Alyssa Thompson, Kaity Hampton, Alton Van Scoy, Craig Hood, Clayton Thornlund, Mathias Vinning, and Cassie Gunerius. The individuals that represented Stanwood at the State competition in Walla Walla were Scott Weisse, Pender Rink, Brandon Nickels, Alyssa Thompson, Kaity Hampton, Cassie Gunerius, and Craig Hood. Congratulations!