Two local BOCES students have taken top honors in 49th Annual SkillsUSA Championships in Syracuse. Both attend Dutchess County BOCES and won the Photography and Job Demo contests.

Hudson Valley News Network reports Wyatt Kelly, who attends FDR, emerged in first place in the photography portion of the event. While, Deyry Acevedo of Spackenkill, won in the Job Demo contest. Students statewide competed to be in the competion which was held at New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse.

Kelly and Acevedo will now move on to the National SkillsUSA Competion in June, which will be held in Louisville, Kentucky.

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