Lenoir, Caldwell County, NC
RECITATION COMPETITION HELD
Middle School Winners Announced
Twenty-three Caldwell County middle school students in grades 6-8 recited classic poetry in the 9th Annual Recitation Competition on February 22, 2014, sponsored by the
Students were expected to memorize and recite a classic poem two and a half to three minutes in length to participate in the countywide event.
Top finishers this year were:
1st Place Alana Hamby, 8th Grade, Heritage Christian School
2nd Place Griffin Dilsaver, 8th Grade, William Lenoir Middle School
3rd Place Sage Shiflett, 7th Grade, Oak Hill School
4th Place Hannah Dotson, 7th Grade, Oak Hill School
5th Place Joseph Suddreth, 6th Grade, William Lenoir Middle School
Merit Keagan Davidson, 6th Grade, Heritage Christian School
Merit Alexia Summerlin, 6th Grade, Granite Falls Middle School
Merit Caitlin Finley, 7th Grade, Hudson Middle School
Merit Abby Clay, 8th Grade, Gamewell Middle School
Merit Mackenzie Moretz, 6th Grade, Hudson Middle School
Merit John Karabagli, 6th Grade, William Lenoir Middle School
Merit Kamie Chester, 8th Grade, Hudson Middle School
Merit Savannah Davis, 6th Grade, Heritage Christian School
All these students received cash awards.
The Caldwell Arts Council is located at 601 College Avenue SW; phone 828-754-2486.
Photo – students in order:
Savanna Davis, Keagan Davidson, Abby Clay, Mackenzie Moretz, Kamie Chester, Alexia Summerlin, Sage Shiflett, Hannah Dotson, Griffin Dilsaver, Caitlin Finley, Joseph Suddreth, Alana Hamby, John Karabagli