The Veterans Memorial High School FFA students participated in the RGV FFA Welding contest recently at the STC Welding Department. There were approximately 120 welding students from 8 high schools across the Rio Grande Valley. The VMHS students represented their campus extremely well and the following are the results of this competition:

STC Junior Team placed 2nd. Members were Angel Gonzalez, Oscar Leyva and Salvador Rangel 

STC Senior Team placed 3rd. Members were Alan Briones, Baldo Sepulveda and Carlos Zenteno

FFA Ag-Junior Team placed 3rd. Members were Jesus Alcala, Arath Ibanez, Michael Sanchez and Luis Valdez

FFA Ag-Senior Team placed 5th. Members were John Coker, Marcus Cordova, James Flores and Victor Garcia

Alternates were Juan Alanis, Concepcion Barrera, Armando Gonzalez and Moises Rangel