28 Apr

2015 SkillsUSA Illinois State Championship


ICC took 70 students and faculty advisors to the SkillsUSA State Championships in Springfield (April 22-25). These Gold medalists have won the honor of competing at Nationals in Louisville, KY in June. Please help me in congratulating the following students on a job well done and Good Luck in Louisville:

Medalists from Illinois Central College:


1  Seth Schumacher  Diesel Equipment Technology (Eureka)
2  Tyler Phillips  Graphic Communications (Pekin)
3  Jason Horn  Graphic Communications (Morton)
4  Noah Mefford  Telecommunications Cabling (Pekin)
5  Mitchell Sandlin  Telecommunications Cabling (Pekin)
6  Mitchell Sandlin  Quiz Bowl (Pekin)
7  Logan Winkler  Quiz Bowl (Pekin)
8  Christopher Boyer  Quiz Bowl (Farmington)
9  Zachary Regnier  Quiz Bowl (Cuba)


1  Kelsey Fields  Graphic Communications (Pekin)
2  Fritz Hinrichsen  HVACR (Congerville)
3  Bryc Myers  Telecommunications Cabling (Pekin)
4  Christopher Boyer  Information Technology Service (Farmington)
5  Joel Nieman  Sheet Metal (East Peoria)
6  Zachary Regnier  Technical Computer Applications (Cuba)
7  Samuel Johnson  Welding (Peoria)


1  Kyle Hoeft  Diesel Equipment Technology (Manito)
2  Alex Schwarz  Telecommunications Cabling (Pekin)
3  Shayla Rippey  Graphic Communications (East Peoria)
4  Joeseph Privett  Internetworking (Pekin)
5  Amy Guynn  Internetworking (Peoria)
6  Jeffery Chiaravalle  Welding (Peoria)

Of the remaining competitors from ICC, 35 of our students placed in the top 10 in their competitions.

In addition to our many student wins, our chapter also won First Place – Total Membership Award. This is the 15th consecutive year that ICC has had the largest overall post-secondary membership.