Gibson Tech’s EMT Program Shines at State Competition


16 students from Gibson Technical Center’s EMT program are eligible to attend the International HOSA Leadership Conference, after recently competing at a state conference. HOSA is a national organization that prepares students to enter the healthcare field.


Here are the results from the state contest: 


Community Emergency Response Team Category

First Place - Preston Blubaugh (Reeds Spring) and Kylee Kyle (Galena)

Second Place- Allisyn Vance and Angel Dowdy (Reeds Spring)

Third Place- Hailey Cogdill (Hollister) and Ross Chapwell (Branson)




CPR/ First Aid 

First Place- Cheyenne Burns and Paige Rowton (Forsyth)

Second Place- Alexis Baskins and Abby Moschner (Reeds Spring)


EMT Competition 

Third Place - Haili Barton (Spokane) and Aubrey Crane (Reeds Spring)

Fourth Place- Ally Whorton (Hollister) and Aurora Leininger (Blue Eye)

Fifth Place - Mackenzie Biggers (Galena) and Nicole Yendes (Reeds Spring)





The International HOSA Leadership Conference will be held in June in Nashville, Tennessee. The teams that placed first through third will compete.


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