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Young local auto mechanics compete at Cuesta College

Luis Catalan of Arroyo Grande High School, left, Derek Spang of Morro Bay High School and Chandler Ley of San Luis Obispo High School identify a table of parts at the 11th annual Hi-TAC competition for local high school students held at Cuesta College.
Luis Catalan of Arroyo Grande High School, left, Derek Spang of Morro Bay High School and Chandler Ley of San Luis Obispo High School identify a table of parts at the 11th annual Hi-TAC competition for local high school students held at Cuesta College. The Tribune

A San Luis Obispo High School senior won top mechanic at Cuesta College’s 11th annual Hi-TAC on Friday.

Hunter Tasseff, 17, led the Tigers at the yearly High School Technician Automotive Competition.

Nearly two dozen technicians of tomorrow competed in hands-on, timed tests to determine the best high school-aged mechanics in the area.

Cuesta’s Automotive Technology Department conducts the competition.

Cuesta students served as judges.

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