Congratulations to the Shawnee Middle School Power of the Pen Teams on their outstanding performance at the District Tournament!
The 7th Grade Writers finished in 2nd place and the 8th Grade Writers finished in 4th place.
In addition to their great work as a team, individual honors were earned by 7th Grader Addy Erdman, who finished in 2nd place for 7th graders, and 8th Grader Allison Ault, who finished 11th among 8th graders. Allison also won a Best of Round award.
"Congrats to all of our writers who represented Shawnee Middle School and did such an amazing job," said Advisors Ms. Terry Janssen and Ms. Darcy Leis. "We’re proud of our team and their perseverance to write and compete under very unique circumstances this year, and still got the job done!"
Advancing to the next level of competition at Regionals are the following writers:
- 7th Graders Nicole Burgert, Addy Erdman, Addi Kocher, Emily Lockwood, and Khloe Moore
- 8th Graders Allison Ault, Kyleigh Campbell, Savannah Crawford, Jesse Pierson, Jackson Rodgers, and Logan Stover
The 7th Grade Team Writers are Nicole Burgert, Addy Erdman, Addi Kocher, Emily Lockwood, Khloe Moore, and Jeana Stiles. The 8th Grade Team Writers are Allison Ault, Kyleigh Campbell, Savannah Crawford, Jesse Pierson, Jackson Rodgers, and Logan Stover. The Power of the Pen alternates are Hayden Downs, Sammie McAfee, Milee Pennywitt, and Luke Wilson.
8th Grade Power of the Pen Team
7th Grade Power of the Pen Team