(Fond du Lac) An apprentice representing Moraine Park Technical College will be heading to a national competition. Fond du Lac native Chad St. John of Northcentral Construction Corporation finished first place in carpentry at the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Wisconsin Skill Competition. St. John will join Cody Heath who was the top finisher in plumbing and Jedidiah Krug who was first in electrical at the ABC National Craft Championships in Long Beach, California this March. The Skill Competition held in West Bend included 19 competitors representing four technical colleges. The day-long event included a practical competition in the morning and a written exam in the afternoon.
Photo caption: 2019 ABC of Wisconsin Apprentice Skill Competition first place winners (l-r): Cody Heath, Terrytown Plumbing, Baraboo; Jedidiah Krug, Current Electric Co., Brookfield; and Chad St. John, Northcentral Construction Corporation, Fond du Lac.