The Mariemont Junior High School 7th and 8th grade Power of the Pen teams placed 2nd out of 41 teams at the regional competition at Wyoming Middle School.
Students competed against 246 writers to earn individual awards as well. In the 7th grade, Samantha Flerlage placed 9th. In the 8th grade, Erin Kelly was awarded 16th place; Ellie Lewis earned 3rd place; and Sarah Werdmann was awarded a 1st place trophy.
Chris Wood won a Best of the Best Award for two writing pieces.
All of these writers will compete at the state competition at Wooster College in May.
Congratulations to our Writing Warriors!