A Morenci student earned a first-place award in the SkillsUSA regional competition.
Nate Schaffner placed first in the paint and refinishing contest during the Collision Repair and Refinish competition.
His first-place finish qualifies him for the SkillsUSA state conference competition April 16-18 in Lansing.
The regional contest was at the Branch Area Career Center in Coldwater.
In addition to Collision and Repair, LISD TECH students also competed in Careers in Public Safety; Engineering, Design and CAD; Hospitality and Culinary Arts; and Residential Construction.