A Swanton student was among 40 Penta Career Center students who earned top awards at the SkillsUSA Regional Competition at Four County Career Center in Archbold on Feb. 16.
Matthew Lorenzen of Swanton was awarded second place (silver medal) for the Extemporaneous Speech contest. The Ohio SkillsUSA Championships in Columbus on April 24 and 25.
SkillsUSA is a national nonprofit organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations, including health occupations. The organization provides quality educational experiences such as leadership, teamwork, citizenship, and character development skills.