By MARTHA SMITH
Special to the Standard
EXETER â€“ When Team Phoenix, a group of four student chefs in the Exeter Job Corps Academyâ€™s culinary arts program, needed to choose a captain for a prestigious cooking contest held Feb. 16 at the Radisson Hotel, in Warwick, there was only one contender.
â€śWe looked at Cassie and picked her as team leader,â€ť recalls Krystal Strait, of the unanimous selection of Cassie-Lee Joseph.
â€śItâ€™s her attitude,â€ť explains Gary Braun. â€śThereâ€™s no bull.â€ť
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