Write Stuff Teen Writing and Visual Arts Contest Winners Announced

December 9, 2016

High School students connected to cancer - essays
1st place | Jacob Romines, Louisville | Trinity High School | Owen
2nd place | Peyton Cantrell, Raceland, KY | Russell High School | My Encounters with Cancer
3rd place | Brevin Wyman, Louisville | Louisville Male High School  | Strength
Honorable Mention | Zoe Cowherd, Greensburg, KY | Green County High School | What Cancer Has Done to Me




Middle School students connected to cancer - essays
1st place | Stacy Cary, Burkesville, KY | Cumberland County Middle School | Her Fight is My Fight
2nd place | KC Ciresi, Louisville | St. Gabriel School | Love is a Cure
3rd place | Chelsea VanDyke, Paducah, KY | Redland Middle School | Today I Wore Pink
Honorable Mention | Ella Pena, Louisville | The Brown School | The Angel Who Lost Her Battle




Students who have had cancer themselves - essays
1st place | Blaine Miller, Georgetown, IN | Floyd Central High | Per Angusta Ad Augusta  
2nd place | Anna-Maria Beck, Louisville | Sacred Heart Academy | World War III: My Fight with Cancer
3rd place | Adam Bauer, Lexington | Lafayette High School | Word of the Day: Resilience
Honorable Mention | Colby Roberts, Booneville, KY | Owsley County High School | My Life Changing Experience




1st place | Lily Price, Goshen, KY | North Oldham Middle School | She Who Could Rattle the Stars
2nd place | Sarah Mrozinski, Louisville | Mercy Academy | Everything Changes
3rd place | Patrick McSweeney, Louisville | Saint Xavier High School | Better Days
Honorable Mention | Anna Day, Georgetown, KY | Scott County High School | Her




2-Dimensional Art
1st place | Lucinda Quinn, New Albany | New Albany High School | Artist Statement

2nd place | Emily Yellina, New Albany | New Albany High School | Artist Statement

3rd place | Elouise Betts, Lexington | Lafayette High School | Artist Statement

Honorable Mention | Haley Baird, Upton, KY | Central Hardin High School | Artist Statement 




1st place | Christian Beck, Louisville | Saint Xavier High School | https://youtu.be/XJ7dqa9W7OM Artist Statement
2nd place | Riad Abul-Khoudoud, Russell, KY | Russell High School | https://youtu.be/ti6BIxEoFpw Artist Statement
3rd place | Anna Gaiser, Ludlow, KY | Ludlow High School | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W108Gku3ECk Artist Statement
Honorable Mention | Brianna Todarello, Eubank, KY | Pulaski County High School | https://youtu.be/J7Px15sraPw Artist Statement


Free and open to all people living with cancer and those who love them.