Como-Pickton FFA Chapter Hosts Second Annual Challenge Contest

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The Como-Pickton FFA Chapter hosted its second annual Challenge Contest December 12th, 2018. The Challenge Contest consisted of both a welding challenge which tested students in the areas of welding knowledge, tool identification, and various welding and cutting skills; and a floral challenge, which tested students in the areas of knowledge, tool identification, symmetrical designs, and various other floral skills.

Teams consisted of 3 students, each of which competed in different elimination and consolation rounds for both challenge contests. Congrats to the following individuals and teams on their placings.


Individual Placings:

Weldor’s Challenge

Grand Champion – Luis Lopez, Longview High School

Reserve Champion = Jose Landin, Longview High School


Floral Challenge

Grand Champion – Shelby Aulsbrook, Sulphur Springs FFA

Reserve Champion – Faith Wheeler, North Hopkins FFA


Team Placings:

Weldor’s Challenge                                                              Floral Challenge

  • 1st Place – Longview      – 1st Place – North Hopkins
  • 2nd Place – Prairiland      – 2nd Place – Prairiland
  • 3rd Place – Como-Pickton      – 3rd Place – Como-Pickton


Schools who participated in the contest included Grand Saline, Longview, Mineola, North Hopkins, Pittsburg, Prairiland, Rains, Rivercrest, Sulphur Springs, and Como-Pickton.





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