Orange Grove ISD students competed last week in the FCCLA state meet in Galveston.

The team brought home numerous awards, and local students were placed into FCCLA office. Jennifer Nesloney was elected the Texas FCCLA State President for 2008-2009. Ashton Fine is the 2008-2009 Region V President.

Other award winners include:

Applied Technology

Junior team - 6th place

Kristah Balboa and Chase Yaklin

Senior team - State Competitors

Clint Neill, Katy Umphres, and Meg Walzel

Career Investigation - State Competitor

Landon Wostal

Chapter Service Project Manuel - State Competitor

Emily Cunningham

Chapter Showcase - 2nd place

Caitlin Hansen and Kim Marley

Entrepreneurship - 4th place

Lindsey Henderson and Sarah Russell

Focus on Children

Junior Team - State Competitors

Shelby Irwin and Victoria Trevino

Senior Team - State Competitors

Shala Gorbet and Brittney Magness

Illustrated Talk

Junior team - 2nd place

Robert King and Victoria Brodine

Senior team - 6th place

Kirsten Gomez & Jessica Phelps

Interpersonal Communication

Jr team - 4th place

Heather Franco, Whitley Hahn, Ashley Magness

Sr team - 5th place

Hannah Gage and Kendra Hackfeld

National Programs in Action - State Competitors

Michelle Foster, Jackie Foster, Aubrey Hippensteal

Stories that Teach

3rd place - Tabby Brown

Parliamentary Procedure

Jr team - 4th place

Julia Briones, Catrina Cavazos, Melissa Ortiz, Hannah Rabb, Katie Wondra, Todd Wright, Tyler Wright, Hannah Barfield

Sr. Team - 3rd place

Cody Brown, Barrett Davidson, Bre Downing, Stephanie Fowler, Jeannette Knapick, John Ochoa, Grant Smith, Travis Vollmering, Josh Wondra, Chris West

Project Competitors:

STOP the Violence-Dead Day

Cassie Cavazos, Rosa Orsonio, Rochella Ortiz, Emma Salazar

Student Body- Staying Healthy

Stephanie Fowler and Jordan Salas

FACTS-Drunk Driving

Ashley Goetzel, Kayla York and Brittney Webb

Financial Fitness-Crush on You

Victoria Galindo and Robbye Rokohl

Financial Fitness-Make Save and Spend Money

Christy Berry, Erica Pena, Margarita Velasquez