FBLA Team Earns Top Prizes

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Ward Melville High School’s Future Business Leaders of America team earned top honors at this year’s Spring Regional Competition held at LIU Post.

More than 400 students participated in the program, which involved competitive events in a variety of business areas.

The winners of the state elimination events will represent Suffolk County at the FBLA State Leadership Conference in Rochester this April, where they will compete in their events against other winners from New York State.

Ward Melville’s chapter earned the following honors:

State Elimination Events:
Will Jin – 1st Place - Public Speaking I
Tanya Gupta – 1st Place - Public Speaking II
Michael Lu – 1st Place - Basic Decision Making
Dylan Chou – 5th Place - Client Services
Julia Hoffman – 5th Place - Impromptu Speaking

Written Tests:
Brandon Feng – 1st Place - Business Calculations
Sachin Patnaik – 1st Place - Business Communications
Thomas Li – 1st Place - Business Law
Donna Yu – 1st Place - Economics
Andrew Kirillov – 1st Place - Introduction to Business
Crystal Her – 2nd Place - Accounting II
Marina Vostrova – 2nd Place - Banking and Financial Systems
Serena Zhao – 2nd Place - Business Calculations
Zyad Gomaa – 2nd Place - Technology Concepts
San Ha Kim – 3rd Place - Banking and Financial Systems
Katie Wang – 3rd Place - Business Communications
Rajan Patel – 3rd Place - Hospitality Management
Hugh Ferguson – 3rd Place - Marketing
Nima Mohammadi – 4th Place - Word Processing
Austin Day – 5th Place - Sports & Entertainment Marke