Nine Neligh-Oakdale students have qualified for the state FCCLA competition.
They competed at the district STAR competition in Wayne on Wednesday. Qualifiers will present at the state leadership conference April 2-4 at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln.
State qualifiers from Neligh-Oakdale are: Kasi Grosserode, Nikki Grosserode, Tia Smith, Mckenzie Rudolf, Haley Bixler, Emma Bixler, Simon Beacom, Mercedes Heckert and Ethan Gregory.
State Qualifiers from District STAR competition
Ethan Gregory, gold, Nebraska event health & wellness
Emma Bixler, gold, environmental ambassador
Hailey Bixler, gold, illustrated talk
Mercedes Heckert, gold, focus on children
Mackenzie Rudolf, silver, chapter in review portfolio
Simon Beacom, silver, advocacy
Tia Smith, gold, fashion construction
Nikki Grosserode, gold, focus on children
Kasi Grosserode, gold, focus on children
Other Medalists from District STAR competition
Sierra Centamore, silver, runner up, Jr. illustrated talk
Jade Schultz, silver, sr. illustrated talk Parliamentary procedure - bronze -
Kendall Wiseman, Alex Morrison, Dani Beyer, Brittany Ingalls, Jordan Knievel, Megan McWhorter and Tonya Legate
Caden Schwager, silver, Jr. Nebraska event health & wellness