Talk about a dynasty: DECA championship streak at two decades |

Talk about a dynasty: DECA championship streak at two decades

Bryan WhitingSpecial to the Post Independent

For the 20th consecutive year, the Glenwood Springs Demons DECA team topped out as district champions in the Western Slope DECA District Contests, held Dec. 16.The contest included 256 students from 10 Western Slope schools.The following GSHS DECA students placed at the contest:Apparel & Accessories: 1st, Tara Flanagan; 3rd, Alisa Tonozzi;Business Services: 1st, Amber Cunningham; 2nd, Jessica Beck; 3rd, Megan Fleming;Food Marketing: 1st, Aaron RowlandFull Service Restaurant: 1st, Lindsay Ball; 2nd, Ryan EricksonMarketing Management: 1st, Matt Young; 2nd, Lacey Barnes; 3rd, Matt Wilson;Quick Service Restaurant: 1st, Amy Grosholz; 2nd, Elena Roussos;Retail Merchandise: 1st, Rachel Zancanella; 2nd, Sarah Corcoran; 3rd, Cassie Carlson; 4th, Tessie Tracy; 5th, Thomas Hays;Technical Sales: 1st, Forrest Lowell;Vehicles & Petroleum: 1st , Seth Smith; 2nd, Ryan Bolitho;E Commerce Team: 1st, Siam Luu and Kyle Earlywine; 2nd, Alicia Hays and Jeri Polowchena;Financial Marketing Team: 1st, Andrea Collier and Lauren Delaney;Hospitality Marketing Team: 1st, Brock Milhorn and Cody Brickell; 2nd, Shannon Smiley and Amy Ackerman;Sports & Entertainment Marketing Team: 1st, Andrew Blake and Jeremy Ureche; 2nd, Celeste Cashel and Amber Sutherland; 3rd, Paige Berger and Courtney McCallum;Travel Tourism Marketing Team: 1st, Abby Willman and Amanda Whiting; 2nd, Micaela O’Leary and Alicia Vallario; 3rd, Adam Hansen and Jacob Carr; 4th, Joel Koning and Tiernan Conway.

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