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Many students who were competing in the same event studied together. Shaily Laad, freshman, competed in Medical Terminology. She joined HOSA because she thought it would be a good opportunity for a student interested in medicine. Since this was her first year, she struggled with finding the right studying materials. "I didn't really know how to prepare for my event," Laad said. "My studying consisted mostly of quizlets."