FFA Members Compete in State Convention
Crete FFA members competed at the 84th Nebraska FFA Convention held in Lincoln on March 28-30, 2012 in Career Development Events (CDE). The Crete FFA Junior Livestock Selection team finished 2nd in state. The
members of this team shown at the CDE Awards Ceremony at the Cornhusker Mariott are pictured (from left): Caleb, Renae, Charlene, and Brandon. Caleb finished in tenth place individually and Brandon finished in fourth.
Crete FFA Seniors Jeana and Kellie were honored at the convention for earning the State FFA's highest honor which is the State FFA Degree. They’re pictured with Crete FFA Advisor Marc Wittstruck after they received their degrees on stage at the Lincoln Pershing Center.
Crete FFA Junior Evan B. competed in Career Development Events. Evan competed in Shielded Metal Arc Welding at Lincoln-Southeast Community College and placed 5th overall winning him a purple ribbon, certificate, and a $500 scholarship from SCC. Evan, along with teammates Tyler (Oxyacetylene Welding), Miguel and Lemus (Gas Metal Arc Welding) teamed up to finish 9th in state!
Crete FFA Junior Logan S. received a bronze medal in Senior Public Speaking at the 3rd Convention Session held at Pershing Center.
Crete High School graduate and current Crete FFA member McKehna T. served as a State FFA Vice President for 2011-2012 and she served as the Vice President at the 84th Nebraska FFA Convention. McKehna and her parents were honored at the 3rd Convention Session held at Pershing Center.