Pike Central Vocational Welding students through the Patoka Valley Vocational
Cooperative swept the top three places at the Skills USA Welding Contest held at J. Everett Light
Career Center in Indianapolis on April 16 with Forest Park Senior Ken Jochem placing first; Pike
Central Senior Eli Loveland placing second; and Forest Park Senior Travis Jacob placing third.
Competing but not placing in the top three were Northeast Dubois Junior Travis Gress and Forest
Park Junior Clint Luebbehusen.