Commercial Turf & Grounds Students take home a win

November 20, 2018

Ten Commercial Turf & Grounds Students traveled to Crowder College in Neosho, Mo. to participate in the Missouri Professional Agriculture Student Organization (PAS) Conference November 15-17.  Student competed in specialist contests, career planning, career progress, impromptu speaking, and employment interview.  Attendees also traveled to Bear Hollow Ranch to see Bison, Staghorn and Elk production. The National PAS Conference will be held in Loveland, Colorado in March.

For the third consecutive year, a team from State Tech reached the finals in College Bowl.  This year the team returned victorious and WON the tournament!

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Employment Interview Ag Equipment Service
1st Place – Bryce Ash

 

Employment Interview Fruit & Vegetable Production
2nd Place – Bill Strope

 

Employment Interview Nursery/ Landscape
1st Place- Jacob Padgett
3rd Place- Landon Williams
4th Place – Clayton Oetting

 

Career Planning Horticulture:
1st Place – Austin Hall

2nd Place- Grant Cushman
4th Place – Kyle Feltrop

Impromptu Speaking
2nd Place – Zac Baladenski
4th Place – Ethan Skinner

 

Livestock Specialist-
5th Place – Bill Strope

Floriculture Specialist
3rd Place – Landon Williams

Landscape Specialist
2nd Place- Jacob Padgett
3rd Place – Clayton Oetting

4th Place- Zac Baladenski

 

Turfgrass Specialist
1st Place- Grant Cushman
2nd Place- Zac Baladenski
3rd Place – Austin Hall

4th Place- Kyle Feltrop

5th Place- Jacob Padgett

 

College Bowl
1st Place Team: Grant Cushman, Kyle Feltrop, Landon Williams, Zac Baladenski, Bill Strope