Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Veterans Memorial FFA has strong showing at district leadership event

The Veterans Memorial FFA Chapter was one of about 20 schools that recently participated in the Rio Grande Valley FFA District Leadership Development Event. Over 150 students competed. 

The Greenhand FFA Quiz Team from Veterans Memorial FFA placed first in their competition. Team members were: David Bazan, Samantha Diaz, Daniel Rojas, Gabriel Siegel. The team will now advance to Area competitions to be held on November 19 at Texas A&M-Kingsville.

The Greenhand FFA Creed Speaker from the group is also advancing to the Area competitions after placing first at the district level.

The Farm Radio Team placed second at the district competition. Team members were: Meagan Garrett, Brittany Gernentz, Zenaida Alaniz. This team will now advance to the Area competition on November 19.

Senior FFA Creed Speaker, Meagan Garrett placed fourth at the district competition.

The Senior FFA Quiz Team placed sixth. Team members were: Dannell Cerroblanco, Anthony Guerrero, Roy Guerrero, Evelyn Ovando.

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Contact: Craig Verley, Director of Public Relations and Marketing
Office: 956-323-5530
cverley@mcisd.org
1201 Bryce Drive
Mission, Texas 78572 
www.mcisd.net

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