From Dec. 6-9, 70 Babylon School District’s DECA students competed in the Suffolk DECA regional competition. Although virtual this year, the students once again performed at a very high level.
DECA is a co-curricular student organization that helps students prepare for careers in finance, accounting, human resources, marketing and sales. Congratulations to the following students who won awards: First place: Lexie Lewis ¬– Business Services Marketing; Brennan O’Halloran and Cal Ringstead – Travel and Tourism team; and KJ Graham and Kevin Mroczka – Sports and Entertainment Marketing team. Second place honors went to Bridget Hannon for Human Resources Management and Kiera Mroczcka for Quick Serve Restaurant Management. The third place winners included Shelby Kowalewsky – Human Resources Management; Brady Winter –Automotive Services Marketing; and Emily Haberman ¬– Principles of Finance.
The following Babylon students also took home awards: Riley Altman, Kate Ficken, Jessica Greene, Maggie Hannon, Greg Herbst, Aemen Iqbal, John King, Emily Love, Lindsay MacQuarrie, Brendan McLellan, Phil Molnar, Dylan Roche, Catherine Shaw, Drew Sheriff and Jameson Howard (team) and Josh Whitlock.