Wilson Tech Students Take Top Prizes in State Auto Competition

Three teams from the Wilson Tech Automotive Technology program from the Northport Campus earned the top three spots in this year’s Greater New York Auto Dealers Association (GNYADA) competition, besting more than 25 other teams throughout the state. Held virtually this year, the competition is a test of skill and knowledge, with a time component […]

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Auto Tech students at Wilson Tech win 4th place at GNYADA

Auto Students Move to NYS Contest

Quevin Bonilla (l) and Daniel Moreno-Bonilla (r.) of Amityville and their teacher Chris Adikes (c.) won trophies for the students’ fourth place finish at the regional competition sponsored by the Greater NY Auto Dealers Association. This win qualified them to compete at the NYS contest in February at Lincoln Tech. The automotive team attends Tech’s […]

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Tech Auto Student Wins $5,000 Scholarship

James Hauth was recognized by the Greater New York Auto Dealers Association with a $5000 scholarship to a school of his choice for his outstanding achievements in Wilson Tech’s Automotive Technology program. To celebrate the GNYADA’s 10 year anniversary, the Association sponsored a scholarship competition and asked automotive instructors to submit entries of their outstanding […]

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Auto Students Compete in Ford AAA

Joseph Pirretti of Northport and Michael Murphy of Kings Park, seniors in Wilson Tech’s automotive team from the Northport campus, took fourth place in the Ford AAA statewide competition in Morrisville where they had to diagnose, troubleshoot and repair a typical automotive problem.

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Acura Hires Tech Student After Internship

Joseph Zambrotta (l.) of North Babylon gets words of encouragement from his mentor Steve Hurd (r.), service and parts director at Acura of Huntington. Joe, a senior in Tech’s automotive technology program, is participating in an AutoYES work-study program at the dealership. Joseph Zambrotta and Grant Howard, who will be 2014 graduates of Wilson Tech’s automotive technology program, so impressed […]

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Tech Students Driven to Success!

Wilson Tech seniors (l. to r.) Jon Santana of Kings Park won first place in regional competition as the team’s alternate; Matthew Uricchio and Kevin Donaldson of Smithtown West won $36,500 in scholarships for first place in regional GNYADA auto competition; Ralph Savarese won trophy for winning instructor. For the seventh time in the past nine […]

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