Lee's Summit R-7 School District

LSHS students capture awards at District Industrial Technology Contest

A number of Lee’s Summit High School students captured awards at the District Technology Contest, held April 26 at Metropolitan Community College’s Business and Technology Campus in Kansas City. The competition included schools from throughout the Kansas City metropolitan area.

LSHS students competing are enrolled in Tony Mixon’s industrial technology classes. Sixty LSHS students entered the contest with all 60 earning a first-place award, 12 receiving runner-up awards and 24 earning grand awards. The students receiving grand awards will go on to compete at the state contest.

Anthony Mixon was awarded a “Best of Show” award, winning this top award among all competing students. This is the second year in a row that LSHS has won this award.

LSHS students earning first place at the district contest are (back row, from left) Jordon Winkler, Caleb Schur, Joe Licata, Noah Koontz, Kyle Mc Williams, River Wyrick, Veronica Dyer, AJ Schur, Gabby Byers, Makayla Vasquez, Pierre Campbell, Max Havens, Mitchell Tinsley, Kaleb Keith, Anthony Mixon, Micah Debban, (middle row, from left) Kat Klingsick, Justin Halverson, Jake Chajnacki,Charlie Licata, Kyle Myers, Mike Gannon, Jen Willis, Caylee Smith, Jake Tracy,(front row, from left) Jaryn Jacobs, Tristin Wells, Jaden Alexander, Trent Fell,Jacob Mrachek, Victor  Hochstetler and Prestin Six. Students not pictured are Nathan Kump, Zack McKitterick, Dadrain Collier, Jonathan Crance, Michael Garozzo, JJ Medrano, Hunter McDanald, Nicholas McNealy, Maquire Moore, Jacob Mannin, Curtis Armon, Nathan Bilbreath, Chase Roberts, Justin Roberts, Riley Wilson, Blair Campbell, Austin Schuman, Audrey Fleshcute, Nathan Shotts, Jeff Scott, Andy Rogers, Max Bresette, Aiden Nybus, Micah Debban, Libby Barker, Keith Nicholas, Cameo Sok and Amy Tippin.

LSHS students earning grand awards at the district competition are (back row, from left) Tristan Wells, Jake Chojnacki, Joe Licata, Kyle McWilliams, River Wyrick, AJ Schur, Gabby Byers, Makayla Vasquez, Max Havens, Caleb Keith, Jacob Mrachek, (front row from left) Trent Fell, Justin Halverson, Charlie Licata, Kyle Myers, Mike Gannon, Jen Wills and Anthony Mixon. Not Pictured are Audrey Fleshcute, Riley Nofziger, Blair Campbell, Josh Moore and Zack Mckitterick.