Cobleskill-Richmondville had a total of 16 students at the conference among a field of almost a thousand competitors. At the State Leadership Conferences, students compete in events testing their business knowledge and skills. Top state winners are then eligible to compete for national awards at the National Leadership Conference each summer.
Two C-RHS teams had to go through several rounds of performances in front of panel of judges. The team of Paul Rummel, Justin Davis and Daniel Beevers took 1st Place in Global Business. The all-freshman squad of Chloe Fletcher, Tessa Nicholas and Sophia Lucear took 3rd Place in the Intro to Business presentation.
Senior Paul Rummel placed in every event he competed in, taking 2nd Place in Economics, and Insurance and Risk Management.
Other winners were:
- 4th Place Computer Applications, Chloe Fletcher
- 4th Place Intro to Business Procedures, Harrison Weiss
- 4th Place Intro to Business Communication, Emma Morlang
- 5th Place, Intro to Parliamentary Procedures, Marigrace Gerhardt