The Vandalia Okaw Vocational Center hosted the Section 19 FFA Ag Mechanics CDE on Thursday, April 26.
The varsity Vandalia FFA ag mechanic team placed fourth overall. On the team, Brendan Boley placed first in welding and Dalton Whitten placed first in ag power and advanced to State AgMechanics on May 15 at Parkland College. Also on the varsity team, Nicholas Wollerman placed fourth in surveying, Kyle Miller placed fifth in carpentry, and Jeffrey Gelsinger placed seventh in electricity. The Vandalia FFA JV ag mechanic team, which placed first overall, included Elizabeth Cable, Cassidy Anderson and Kody Brungard.