MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

February 17, 2013

DECA students from MHS score high in state contests


— Muskogee High School DECA students participated in the state DECA conference in Tulsa. Several students placed in business and marketing events.

Shelby Mickelson and Brennan Perryman placed second in the Buying and Merchandising Operations Research event. Aliyah Howard and Katelyn Rogers placed second in the Business Law and Ethics competition, and Jake Bradley placed second in the Hotel and Lodging Management Series event.

These students will go to the international DECA conference in April in Anaheim, Calif.

Ashlynn Page was also a finalist in the Accounting Applications contest.

DECA is a national organization for students emerging as leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and college. The sponsor at MHS is Karen Wilson.