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Students from San Luis and Cibola earn victories at FBLA Regionals

SLHS Digital Comm Team Students from San Luis High School and Cibola High School won awards in multiple categories at the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Region 4 Conference on Saturday, Jan. 25 at Wickenburg High School.

More than 500 students from 37 schools attended the competition, which is hosted annually across Arizona’s four FBLA regions. Overall, students from Cibola and San Luis, medaled in six categories, including two teams from San Luis winning first place awards.

"I am very proud of our SLHS News team as they have worked very hard and work together as a team to come up with this big accomplishment,” SLHS Film and TV Production teacher Carlos Ambriz said. “This was our first time competing in video and broadcasting and it brings me great pleasure to see our students from San Luis accomplish great things."

Here are the winners from Yuma Union High School District:

Broadcast Journalism (First Place): Ana Sanchez, Melissa Siqueiros, and Fatima Carbajal (SLHS)

Business Graphics (First Place): Noelia Barragan, Naiara Avila, Valeria Gamez Marquez (SLHS)

Digital Photography (Second Place): Keven Moreno (CHS)

Digital Video Production (Third Place): Noelia Sebastian, Brenda Zamudio, and David Palacios (SLHS)

Digital Photography - Commercial Photography Portfolio (Third Place): Jacob Rangel, Israel Sanchez, and Valeria Gamez Marquez (SLHS)

Graphic Design (Third Place): Delaney Rose Webber and Akira Castillo (CHS)

CHS FBLA team

Eric Patten
epatten@yumaunion.org