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Automotive Students win competition (Feb. 2017)

Automotive students Johnathan Maurer and Ian Murray competed in the 24th annual Automotive Technology competition on February 24th and earned the first place award in this hands-on competition.

They will each receive full tuition to the Automotive Training Center, Lincoln Technical Institute or Universal Technical Institute, or $10,000 off Ohio Technical College. They also earned a $1250 scholarship from Volvo USA as well as tools and other prizes totaling nearing $3,000.

Students from 20 area career and technical centers first took a written exam to qualify for the hands-on competition.  The top two students from each school advanced to the hands-on competition.

Johnathan and Ian will move on to the National Automotive Technology Competition in New York in April.