Students take top five places in accounting competition

Five Grant Career Center Business and Finance I students made a “clean sweep” at the recent Business Professionals of America regional contest. Students competed against BPA members from eight different schools in the Region 13 area.

The “Fabulous Five” brought home top awards in the Fundamental Accounting contest. Placing first in the challenging competition was Taylor Eckart, New Richmond.

Closely following were classmates in 2nd place, Eli Wright, Williamsburg; 3rd place, Corey Bishop, Williamsburg; 4th place, Jeff Hensley, New Richmond; and 5th place, Kim Philhower, Bethel-Tate.