DECA Competition Success

The DECA team did an outstanding job at the recent Area 4 competition with 24 students earning a medal: Hunter Broughton, James Butler, Brian Delaney, James Dougan, Marty Estrin, Louis Gasson, Michael Greene, Matthew Huse, Gabrielle Iem, Ann Kaufman, Abigail Marshall, Julia Morgan, Payton Pacheco, Massimo Perrina, Ashlyn Prukop, Jessica Reents, Christopher Riccio, Alexander Sheehan, Amy Skochdopole, Madison Smith, Hayden Springer, Kaitlyn Tucker, Francisco Uribe and Natalie Weed.

Sixteen students will go on to compete at the state level: James Butler, Brian Delaney, James Dougan, Marty Estrin, Matthew Huse, Gabrielle Iem, Ann Kaufman, Julia Morgan, Payton Pacheco, Ashlyn Prukop, Alexander Sheehan, Amy Skochdopole, Madison Smith, Kaitlyn Tucker, Francisco Uribe and Natalie Weed.

Senior Brian Delaney earned second place in the retail merchandising series category, senior Alex Sheehan earned first place in the sports and entertainment marketing category and junior Madi Smith earned first place in the business services operations research category.

Students competed in a new area classification this year, which included Skyline, Issaquah, Liberty, Mt. Si, Interlake, Overlake and Bellevue.