We had a very good trip this past Thursday and Friday to Topeka for our state conference. Everyone handled themselves very well and competed hard, you would all be very proud! We also had a great showing as far as results. The top 10 finishers are listed below.

FBLA doesn't have classifications, so we were competing against every school in the state that has an FBLA chapter. There were about 85 chapters present, with about 2,500 students. Sterling was well represented!

Here are the placings and national qualifiers:

10th Place - Josiah Watney (Business Law)
5th Place - Wyatt Beltz (Agribusiness)
5th Place - Zoe Harding (Intro to Public Speaking)
5th Place - Wyatt Beltz, Kaz Comley, Zach Surface (Sports and Entertainment Management)

National Qualifiers:

4th Place - Jacobus deWit (Computer Game & Simulation Programming)
4th Place - Kaedyn Stinemetz (Health Care Administration)
3rd Place - Jacobus deWit (Intro to IT)
3rd Place - Karissa Wilson (Help Desk)
2nd Place - Faith Ekart & Cylie LaTourell (Community Service Project)
1st Place - Claire Chesney (Cyber Security)
1st Place - Riley Richter, Josiah Watney, Kelsey Webb (Marketing)
1st Place - Jacobus deWit (3-D Animation)

Congratulations to Mr. Wenzel and the FBLA participants. We wish you the best at nationals!