Power of the Pen - The seventh and eighth grade Power of the Pen teams attended the PenOhio Regional writing tournament on April 14th. The seventh grade team, consisting of Elizabeth Protain, Abbie Harold, Kelly Szolek, Abbey McCabe, Calef Joing, and Tori Rhodehamel. Melanie Abend, Lauren Engle, Hayley Humphries, Ashley Johnson, and Alexa Rhoton placed 3rd out of 16 teams. Hayley Humphries came in first among 86 writers. Nine of our writers have advanced to the state tournament at the end of May: Abbie Harold, Abbey McCabe, Elizabeth Protain, Kelly Szolek, Hayley Humphries, Lauren Engle, Ashley Johnson, Sydney Rhodehamel, and Melanie Abend.