On Thursday November 7th, Rockcastle ATC senior Welding students Koty Benge, Matt Alexander, and Dustin Turner competed in the 8th Annual Central Kentucky Welding Classic in Harrodsburg. They competed against 14 other schools from across the state. The competition involves Shielded Metal Arc, Gas Metal Arc, Gas Tungsten Arc, Oxy-fuel Cutting, print reading, and layout skills. Matt Alexander placed 4th place individual. They also received 1st place as a team winning a trophy and a Hobart Welder.