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Waubonsee Auto Students Win at State Contest

Four Waubonsee Community College students earned awards at the recent Illinois SkillsUSA competition in Springfield. SkillsUSA is a national nonprofit organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations.

In the automotive refinishing category, it was Austin Fern, of St. Charles, taking second place, and Guadalupe Barrera, of West Chicago, finishing fourth. The second and third place spots in the collision repair category went to Evan Olson, of Maple Park, and Matthew Meyer, of Plano, respectively.

For more information on Waubonsee’s auto body repair programs, visit www.waubonsee.edu/autobody.