NCK Tech participated in the annual State SkillsUSA competitions in 6 categories: Telecommunications Cabling, Diesel Equipment Technologies, Welding, Welding Fabrication, Electronic Technology and Electric Residential Systems Installation and Maintenance.

SkillsUSA serves students and instructors looking to teach or learn a skilled trade in Technical Education. Since its inception in 1965 it has over 11 million students and teachers enforcing hands-on skills, structure and leadership. Students who place at state  competitions earn the right to advance to the national level. These students have the opportunity to travel to Louisville KY June 18-20 to compete. We wish them the Best!

Telecommunications Cabling:

1st Zach Martin –  Ellsworth KS.

2nd Zach Heinen – Marshall, KS

Diesel Equipment Technology:

1st: Tyler Thiesing – Neosho, KS.

2nd: Lucas Hill – El Dorado, KS

3rd: Chase Green – Miami, KS.


1st Hughstin Pachta – Cuba, KS.

2nd: Riley Nigh – Simpson, KS.

3rd: Elijah Benjamin Taylor – Mount Hope, KS.

Welding Fabrication:  (Team of 3)

Danea Buschkoetter – Campbell, NE. , Bryan Dome – Victoria, KS. , Kyle Alflen – Downs KS.

Electronic Technology:

1st Kyle Woolfolk – Edna, KS.

2nd Cole Calhoun – Lyons, KS.

3rd Jerred Moore – Coffeyville, KS.

Residential Systems Installation and Maintenance:

1st Lane Britton – Bartlett, KS.