Competition Winners

2018 Industrial Arts Institute – H.S. Welding Competition Winners

1st Place:

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
Zach Gildner, Cheboygan High School Career Tech Program

Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW)
Sean Sikkema, Wexford/ Missauke Career Tech Center

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
Jacob Gow, Industrial Arts Institute/GMCA-NM High School Work Based Learning Welding Program

2nd Place:

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
Caleb Evanzo, Montcalm ISD Career Center

Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW)
Tyler Atkinson, Cheboygan High School Career Tech Program

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
Conner Mann, Cheboygan High School Career Tech Program

3rd Place: 

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
Chase Vandenbos, Wexford/ Missauke Career Tech Center

Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW)
Grant Spray, Cheboygan High School Career Tech Program

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
Robert Niester, Industrial Arts Institute/GMCA-NM High School Work Based Learning Welding Program

2017 Industrial Arts Institute – H.S. Welding Competition Winners

1st Place:

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
Chase Vandenbos, Career Technical Center – Wexford –Missaukee ISD

Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW)
Kyle Wenzel, Cheboygan Area Schools

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
Austinn Aggas, Montcalm Area ISD

2nd Place:

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
Derek Burger, Sault Area High School and Career Center

Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW)
Delton Abledinger, Hillman Community High School

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
Daniel Nash, Cheboygan Area Schools

3rd Place: 

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
Tyler Schultz, Cheboygan Area Schools

Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW)
Jared Piechan, East Jordan Public Schools

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
Joel Gapske, Alpena High School