Phi Beta Lambda National Qualifiers
Seven Southwestern Oklahoma State University students competed in the Phi Beta Lambda state competition on March 25-26 and five students will advance to the national competition in June.
The students qualifying for nationals are Tessa Bagby, Caney placing 2nd in Client Services; Whitney Porter, Carrollton (TX) placing 1st in Hospitality Management and 2nd in Project Management; Rory Pugh, Harper (KS) placing 2nd in Future Business Executives and 3rd in Financial Concepts; Jerrad Richards, Ripley placing 1st in Organizational Behavior & Leadership and 2nd place in Impromptu Speaking; and Lauren Zurmehly, Edmond placing 1st in Marketing Concepts.
Also competing at the state level were Shelby Crosley of Chickasha and Ryan Schmid of Kingfisher.
Phi Beta Lambda is an association of business students and each student competed in their areas of expertise.