posted Apr 27, 2015, 4:42 PM by BGPS Web
Prairie and Battle Ground Win Top Awards at Culinary Competition
April 27, 2015
Prairie High School pulled out all the stops this weekend at Sodexo's sixth annual High School Culinary Competition and whipped up an award-winning breakfast burger and side of hash browns that took the Grand Champion award. Teams from Battle Ground, Camas, Prairie, and Washougal high schools took on the challenge of constructing supper yummy gourmet burgers for judges. The Prairie High School culinary team, led by family and consumer science teacher Michelle Freed, took the Grand Champion award with the best-tasting burger in the competition. Team members Lauren Rebitzke, Trevor Thayer, Georgia Tytler and John Walsh cooked up a Breakfast Burger based on a recipe from The Cooking Channel.
Two teams from Battle Ground High School, led by family and consumer science teacher Jessica Drake, participated in the competition. BGHS Team #1 took runner-up with its Aloha Burger and a side of Hawaiian mac salad. Team members included Stefani Ludahl, Mitchell MacDonald, Mandy Quinn and Ashley Spencer.
BGHS Team #2 members Brady Brick, Ryan Hoffman, Cole LeBlac and Carson Petricevic received the Team Spirit Award. Camas High School's culinary team received the Market Plan & Team Presentation Award and Washougal's culinary team received the Food and Physical Safety Award.