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Students Excel at HOSA Virtual State Leadership Conference

Posted Date: 05/14/2021

Students Excel at HOSA Virtual State Leadership Conference

Mid-America Technology Center Practical Nursing, Emergency Medical Technician, Health Careers Explore, Medical Office Assistant, Pre-Nursing, and Therapeutic Health Careers students participated in the 2021 HOSA Virtual State Leadership Conference.

The results have been announced and the MATC students did extremely well!

  • The Practical Nursing students who placed at the conference are as follows:

Clinical Nursing: 1st place, Joseph Stroud, Lindsay

                              2nd place, Madison Delaplain, Pauls Valley

                              4th place, Kylie Mara, Elmore City

                              5th place, Tommie De Leon, Lexington

Human Growth and Development: 1st place, Sara Cox, Noble                                              

Job Seeking Skills: 3rd place, Meghan Allison, Pauls Valley

Medical Law and Ethics: 3rd place, Crystal Cunha, Lexington

Medical Photography: 4th place, Kelly Claunch, Lindsay

Medical Terminology: 1st place, Graeson Darr, Noble

                                       2nd place, Natalie Corn, Purcell                                                         

Pathophysiology: 2nd place, Michael Nicholson, Norman

Pharmacology: 5th place, Lynn Terrell, Purcell

Prepared Speech: 2nd place, Maggie Thompson, Elmore City

  • The EMT students who placed at the conference are as follows:

Emergency Medical Technician1st place (postsecondary), Angel Cunningham, Purcell and 

(Team Event)                                   Cheyenne Storey, Purcell

                                                         2nd place (postsecondary), Matthew Wright, Blanchard and

                                                         Alexandra Phillips, Blanchard

         2nd place, Lane Babcock, Purcell and Angelina Willems,


         3rd place, Daniel Lozano, Newcastle and Brody McLean,


                                                         4th place, Makayla Huff, Lindsay and McKenzie Smith,


                                                         5th place, John Crosby, Newcastle and Robbie Lee,


Health Informatics: 1st place, Rebecca Town, Newcastle

  • The Health Careers Explorer students who placed at the conference are as follows:

Extemporaneous Writing: 1st place, Brynn Savage, Stratford

Personal Care Assistant: 4th place, Salena Bear, Stratford

Public Service Announcement: 5th place, Chloe Singleton, Lindsay; Brookelyn Vaughn,    

(Team Event)                              Lexington; Emma Batchelder, Newcastle; Happie Candelaria,

                                                     Newcastle; and Melanie Gandy, Lindsay

  • The Pre-Nursing students who placed at the conference are as follows:

Health Education: 1st place (postsecondary), Alyssa Brown, Blanchard and Estefania Ruiz-(Team Event)      Reyes

                                3rd place, Sandra DeLoera, Little Axe; Macy Mills, Wayne; and Kinzie

                                Schultz, Washington

Home Health Aide: 1st place (postsecondary), Elizabeth Dunn, Paoli

Nurse Aide: 3rd place (postsecondary), Eldena (Anna) Taylor, Purcell

  • The Therapeutic Health Careers students who placed at the conference are as follows:

Health Career Photography: 4th place, Madisson Myers, Washington

                                                  5th place, Makaelynn Gravitt, Epic (Blanchard)                                        

Healthy Lifestyle: 1st place (postsecondary), Logan Venegas, Elmore City

            The HOSA Virtual International Leadership Conference will be June 23-26. The MATC students eligible to compete on the international level are LPN students Joseph Stroud, Sara Cox, Graeson Darr, Madison Delaplain, Natalie Corn, Michael Nicholson, Maggie Thompson, Meghan Allison, and Crystal Cunha; EMT students Angel Cunningham, Cheyenne Storey, and Rebecca Town; Health Careers Explorer student Brynn Savage; and Pre-Nursing students Alyssa Brown, Estefania Ruiz-Reyes, and Elizabeth Dunn.

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