Grant Helms of West Rowan High School was the winner of the mid-March Charlotte Home Builders Association pre-SkillsUSA competition in Concord. Lowes Home Improvement at Concord Mills once again hosted the contest. Top, left to right, Charlotte HBA Executive Kathryn Lewis; Chad Little, Charlotte HBA board member; Darlene Prescott, Lowes; First Place Winner Grant Helms; Trey Barnes, Lowes; NCMCA President Kent Huntley who acted as contest head judge and master of ceremonies; and Ryan Shaver, NCMCA staff. Bottom left to right, second place finisher Cyress Brown of West Rowan High; and third place finisher Mason Saunders, Mount Pleasant High. 28 students from nine high schools participated.