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Jacob Schiltgen takes 9th in national contest

Alexandria Technical and Community College students recently participated at the 50th National SkillsUSA Championships held in Kansas City, Missouri June 23-27. Jacob Schiltgen of Alexandria earned ninth place in the Precision Machining high school division competition. More than 15,000 students, teachers, education leaders and representatives attended. Students participated in 99 different trade, industrial, technical, law enforcement, leadership and health fields.