FBLA students headed to state tournament

All 11 members of the Ouray/Ridgway FBLA team qualified for the state tournament in Vail in April. Team members are, left to right: Gene McArdle, Cooper Rondinelli, Paul Cammack, Alannah Wister, Zach Briggs, Johnathan Bruss, Faith Kinne, Lauren Fairchild, Jack Leo, Abigail Link and Audrey Gibbs.

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Plaindealer Staff Report

Ouray/Ridgway FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) team traveled to Colorado Mesa University on Feb. 12 for the District 9 competition. The 10 districts in Colorado will meet at the state event in April in Vail. All 11 of the local team members qualified for state. State winners will go to the national tournament in Baltimore, Maryland in early July.
Student winners, places and events were:
Cooper Rondinelli, 1st, Economics Zach Briggs, 1st, Insurance Management Jack Leo, 2nd, Cyber Security Faith Kinne - 2nd Business Law Paul Cammack, 3rd, Insurance Management Johnathan Bruss, 5th, Agribusiness Gene McArdle, 5th, Global Business
Johnathan Bruss, 3rd, Impromptu Speaking Cooper Rondinelli, Abigail Link, Lauren Fairchild; 2nd; Management Decision Making Zach Briggs, Paul Cammack; 2nd; Social Media Campaign Alannah Wister, Faith Kinne; 3rd; Social Media Campaign Jack Leo, Audrey Gibbs; 3rd; Sports Management