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FCAHS Students Win Awards at Regional FBLA Competition

Several Fox Chapel Area High School students recently placed in the 2020 Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Virtual Regional Leadership Conference and many qualified for the virtual state competition. Fox Chapel Area first-place regional winners were seniors Melina BradleyErin DohertyDavid Kronman, and Vivian Shao; juniors Alexa BermanBrooke BowmanNoah BradleyRussell FentonAlicia GuThomas HealyAlaina KaslewiczSydney KennedyAlex Zatman, and Ryan Zatman; and sophomores Donay AllenAisling BeresfordMaya BradleyPaul KullmanDiya Reddy, and Shawn Rygelski. Second-place regional winners were seniors Sara Friday and Isabella Liberto; juniors Margo LevensonCarter Rowe, and Finnbar Ruff; sophomores Thomas Selwood and Alexandra Solomon; and freshmen Isaac Jacobs and Jadyn Smouse. Third-place regional winners were seniors Alex BlaylockRiley Collins, and Vinisha Sant; juniors Isabella GeraciKaitlyn Legge, and Siddharth Yende; sophomores Christopher ErnharthNathania LingamSophie Shao, and Jack Wilk; and freshmen Troy Susnak and Bridget Yun. All of these students have qualified to participate in the 2021 FBLA Virtual State Leadership Conference that will be held in March and April.  Additionally, the following seniors qualified for participation in the state conference based on their project submissions: Katherine CaraccioloAllison CareyRachel ChangEmily LiKaylee Werner, and Zoey Zoschg.

Other state place-winners at the conference included seniors Arda AkinciKaya AkinciElena BradleyNathaniel Lazzara, and Matthew Zytnick; juniors Carlie BarnettLouise ColemanWilliam CooperGrace FlanaganElia GillespieBridget Kilmer, and Delaney Miller; and freshmen Annalese BartolacciLexi BiernesserHenry DreierEvelyn HealyWilliam KratsaAngela Ngo, and Gloria Wen.

The FBLA Virtual Regional Leadership Conference was held in December and January.  Approximately 300 students from schools from 14 districts participated in the regional competition.