Block Stacks Up at Fastest Trowel
First Place: Benjamin Houghton
The contest was more exciting than ever, as all the masons built quickly and with great quality. The audience picked their favorites and cheered them on through the twenty minute competition. After the judges did their scoring, the results were announced. The winners are:
First Place: Benjamin Houghton, Houghton Masonry, Blue Grass, Iowa
Second Place: Scott Ramm, Heartland Construction, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Third Place: Javier Lares, Winco Masonry, Porter, Texas
MCAA thanks QUIKRETE, the contest sponsor and contributor of labor and mortar.
Other materials were contributed by Sterling Handling Equipment, EZ Grout, Northfield Block, and Gatorback.
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