2019 Write Stuff Teen Contest Winners

HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS CONNECTED TO CANCER
ESSAYS

FIRST PLACE

LILLIAN SPEARS, Franklin Simpson High School
Rising Above

SECOND PLACE

SYDNEY BENSING, New Albany High School
Those Three Words

THIRD PLACE

JACOB SULLIVAN, Our Lady of Providence School
The Six Year Anniversary

HONORABLE MENTION

JOE EWING, Russell High School
A Child’s Worst Nightmare

 

MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS CONNECTED TO CANCER
ESSAYS

FIRST PLACE

ZOE PETIPRIN, St. Francis School
His Name Was Bampa

SECOND PLACE

HALIE PINCHBECK, Newburg Middle School
My Connection to Cancer

THIRD PLACE

ABBIGAIL ASHLOCK, James T. Alton Middle School
My Cancer Story

HONORABLE MENTION

LAKAN JERKE, Highland Hills Middle School
My Papaw

STUDENTS WHO HAVE HAD CANCER THEMSELVES
ESSAYS

FIRST PLACE

ARISA RIVERA, Fern Creek High School
I Am Not My Cancer

SECOND PLACE

ALEIGHA HANCOCK, Henry County High School
There is Life After Cancer

THIRD PLACE

MADELYN BLALOCK, Grayson County High School
My Worst Nightmare

 

POETRY

FIRST PLACE

ARABELLA BOWEN, Mercy Academy
Dancer with Cancer

SECOND PLACE

KATIE BUNCH, Franklin Simpson High School
From the Inside Out

THIRD PLACE

COLIN GRIMM, Trinity High School
Faith, Hope and Strength

HONORABLE MENTION

LILY WHORTON, Barret Traditional Middle School
The Impossible War

 

2-DIMENSIONAL ART

FIRST PLACE

GABRIELLE STARK, Butler County High School
Artist Statement

SECOND PLACE

RYLEE THEISS, Pikeville High School
Artist Statement

THIRD PLACE

ANALIESE STONE, Mercy Academy
Artist Statement

HONORABLE MENTION

YOANA GEIS, South Warren High School
Artist Statement

 

 

VIDEOS

FIRST PLACE

HANNAH BOEHMAN, Daviess County High School
Artist Statement

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SECOND PLACE

KAYLA EGGLESTON, Eastern High School

THIRD PLACE

NAIAH MENSAH, Floyd Central High School
Artist Statement

HONORABLE MENTION

MAKAYLA ESKRIDGE, New Albany High School
Artist Statement