WM DECA Dominates at Regionals


Elizabeth Wang, News Editor

Ward Melville DECA is back at it again! Competing against over 2,000 students from 26 Suffolk County high schools, 45 Ward Melville High School students participated in DECA’s Suffolk County Regional Competition at Suffolk County Community College on January 6th.

A total of 34 of WM competitors received trophies for their performances and will be moving onto compete at DECA’s New York State competition on March 6-8 in Rochester, New York.

The following students received awards:

Anna Ma

Nicholas Abbatiello

Varsha Talanki

Julia Zhu

Jenna Fu

Eric Chung

Leo Takumaru

Jessica Liao

Jack Chitkara

Ryan Abbatiello

Jay Sangwan

Jonathan Huang

Elyas Masrour

Neil Mehta

Jake Segal

Kelsey Ge

Michael Bernstein

Grace Lin

Akshay Malhotra

Katie Zhao

Dara Berman

Ashley Zhang

Priya Mukhi

Elizabeth Wang

Nancy Zhong

Jade Eggleston

Jessica Guo

Eileen Whelan

Chelsea Pan

Nathan Zou

Dale Yu

Adeena Shahzadi

Jedidiah Tan

Jessica Liao


Congratulations to our DECA team! We wish them luck in at their next competition in March!