Recitation Competition Winners 2014

 

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 Caldwell Arts Council and the Caldwell County School System.

  

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.

 

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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

 

 

 

For students who are interested in participating and will be enrolled in grades 6-8 next school year, they may contact the Caldwell Arts Council at 828-754-2486 or request information at any Caldwell County middle school administrative office.