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HGTC Welding Students Compete in State Competition

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HGTC Welding Students Compete in State Welding Skills Competition

Three HGTC Welding students travelled to Central Carolina Technical College in Sumter to compete in the Annual Welding Skills Competition held on April 18 and 19, 2018. A total of 10 Technical Colleges throughout the state were in attendance and 52 students competed in the competition. 

Our HGTC welding students competed in three categories.

Codie Barnhill - 1st place SMAW pipe welding

Dustin Richardson - 5th place SMAW Vee groove plate

Kyle Jordan - 9th place SMAW Tee joint

HGTC's Associate Dean Brandon Haselden said, "The students represented HGTC very well demonstrating skillsets learned in the Advanced Welding Technologies program."