Cadets take awards in district DECA Competition

The DECA District Competition took place on Saturday at Manchester University. Twenty-nine CLHS students competed, and all CLHS students have earned the placement to advance to state competition. Our district competition included Homestead, Lakeland, Canterbury, Snider, and Mississenewa. DECA State Competition is March 5-7, 2023 in Indianapolis. See the full results here.

Principles of Business Management:

Lily Dry                     1st place                      
Addison Heller         3rd place
Jocelyn Moellering   4th place

Principles of Hospitality:

Sam David                2nd place                    
Nick Motter              3rd place
Hudson Kraft           4th place

Principles of Marketing:

Kathryn Crook         1st place                      
Maddox Krocker      2nd place
Lilly Schlicker           3rd place
Emily Clark               5th place

Accounting Applications:                        

Abby Scheiderer      2nd place                     

Apparel and Accessories:

Aurora Sommermeyer        2nd place         

Automotive Services: 

Wyatt Raney             2nd place                     

Business Finance:

Drew Scheiderer      2nd place                     
Brennen West           4th place
Ty Lawrence             5th place
Werner Heimlich     6th place


Cam Cage                  3rd place                     

Human Resources:

Lexi Panning             1st place                      
Lizzie Crook             3rd place
Campbell Twomey  4th place                     

Quick Serve:

Sierra Gibson             2nd place                     

Full Serve Restaurant:

Jack Habegger          1st place                      

Retail Merchandising:

Josh Maxson             1st place                      

Sports and Entertainment: 

Grant Wood              6th place                      

Sports and Entertainment Team:         

Max Adair-Carson Nix                        4th place        
Max Ter Molen and Andrew Bostwick    5th place

There were 28 different competitive events of which CLHS students entered 14 of them.

Of those 28 events, CLHS brought home the following:

5          1st place finishes

7          2nd place finishes

5          3rd place finishes

5          4th place finishes

3          5th place finishes

2          6th place finishes

The top 6 placements from each event advance to DECA State Competition.

DECA is a business club at CLHS. DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America) prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality, and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.