The Bald Eagle FFA finished second at the state FFA floriculture competition this past summer.   The team consisting of Gracie Collins (10th grade), Faith Crestani (10th grade), Isaac Dechow (recent graduate), and Alabama Jukes (10th grade) earned the privilege to compete in the FFA floriculture competition at the Eastern States Exposition, also known as the Big E, in West Springfield, MA on September 16, 2023.  The Big E, New England's "State fair", hosts state award winning state teams from all the New England States,  Virginia, Delaware, New York, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Kentucky. and Illinois.  

The Bald Eagle team, coached by Todd Biddle, finished third place team in this national competition.  The top nine individuals in the contest are also recognized with an award.  Faith Crestani finished second place high individual in the contest and Isaac Dechow placed sixth high individual.  It was an exciting day for these hard-working Bald Eagle FFA members!