Impressive Showing for the Generals at LIT Welding Competition

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Members of the Wisdom HS Welding Team with Coach Brittney Morrison; Oct. 3, 2018

Staff Reports

New Wisdom High School Welding Instructor Brittney Morrison is just beginning to form a group of students that would be interested in competing in state competitions. Despite their lack of contest experience, Morrison took her squad to the Texas Rice Festival Lamar Institute of Technology Welding Contest Wednesday, October 3 in Beaumont, Texas, and all eight of the Generals finished among the Top 50 among over 200 competitors.

The Wisdom students that competed were: Mario Garcia, Jorge Penaloza, Draven Garcia, Austin Alexander,
Joseph Cogswell, Fredys Maradiaga, Axel Alvarado, and Tony Webb.

Some of the other high schools that competed in the event included:
Lovelady
Dayton
Liberty
Silsbee
West Hardin
Hardin Jefferson
Magnolia West
Buna
Beaumont
Woodville
Barbers Hill
Annuac
Hamsher Fannet
Crocket
Lumberton