Abbotsford students earn 19 medals at skills contest
Abbotsford students won 19 of the 29 medals awarded Thursday during the Upper Fraser Valley Regional Skills Canada competition held at the UFV Trades and Technology Centre.
The students, from six Abbotsford schools, collected eight gold, seven silver and four bronze medals.
All gold medalists are now eligible to participate in the provincial skills competition to be held April 17 at Tradex in Abbotsford. Gold medal winners from that level advance to the national competition.
The Abbotsford medal winners at the regional competition were:
Gold: Elijah Baluyan, Karmyn Chretien – Robert Bateman Secondary
Gold: Patty Chomseng, Conor Nolan – Abbotsford Virtual School
Silver: Ben Winthrop – Robert Bateman Secondary
Gold: Davejot Sidhu – Robert Bateman Secondary
Silver: Austin Bilodeau – Abbotsford Senior Secondary
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Gold: David Lawton – Yale Secondary
Silver: Andrew Carson – Robert Bateman Secondary
Bronze: Paul Reyes – Abbotsford Senior Secondary
Silver: Cameron Ast – Abbotsford Senior Secondary
Bronze: Caleb Moorhouse – WJ Mouat Secondary
Gold: Amie Peters – Abbotsford Senior Secondary
Silver: Alex Wilkinson – Rick Hansen Secondary
Bronze: Will Morgan – Robert Bateman Secondary
Gold: Casey Lenning – Rick Hansen Secondary
Silver: Solomon Gill – Yale Secondary
Bronze: Riley McKay – Abbotsford Senior Secondary
Silver: Jesse Fuller – Rick Hansen Secondary