It was a laborious process for Athens Technological College scholar Thomas Dickerson to tote his “homework” — a 1967 Ford Shelby GTO 350 Mustang — to and from campus, but the tough function of absolutely rebuilding the automobile has paid out off.

Dickerson will appear on an episode of “2021 SEMA Struggle of the Builders” on the Historical past Channel at 9 a.m. Sunday.

He is a single of the a few recipients who received a Young Guns Golden ticket with all fees compensated to take part in the Specialty Tools Brands Affiliation competitors in Las Vegas in November. 

Dickerson was awarded Major 10 in the Young Guns (builders less than the age of 27) and Top 40 all round for his operate. It also caught the eye of the Tv set show producers who interviewed him about his expertise as a single of the youngest to enter the competitiveness at age 21.

By Tara