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High Schoolers Cooking Up Competition in Annual Culinary Contest

Iowa ProStart Invitational (WHO-HD)

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  Iowa high schoolers will pack Hy-Vee Hall on Tuesday to compete for a chance to represent their state nationally.

In the annual Iowa ProStart Invitational culinary competition, students compete for the title of state champion. Teams of four have one hour to prepare a three-course meal using only two butane burners.

The winners will move on to the national championships in Rhode Island.