Kaitlin Davidson

Kaitlin Davidson

Student skills on display

Pleasant Valley students win medals at regional skills competition

Pleasant Valley Secondary students have plenty of skills.

For the fifth year in a row, the Armstrong secondary school has topped the Okanagan-Cariboo Skills Canada competition by winning more medals than any other high school.

Four PVSS students and one from Salmon Arm Secondary returned from the competition at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops with five medals, led by a gold medal won by Gavin Vliet in the automotive service tech event.

Tyson Ricard (welding) and Kaitlin Davidson (cosmetology) won silver medals while Ethan Graham (joiner) collected bronze. Leah Hiscock, of Salmon Arm, won silver in the professional cook event.