facebook-24x24

You are here: HomeNewsFront Page News ArticlesBattle of the Books 2014 Winners Announced

Battle of the Books 2014 Winners Announced

Several area students were on winning teams at the 2014 Battle of the Books last Saturday. About 350 students and 62 teams registered for the event.

The annual New Mexico Battle of the Books competition is designed for elementary- and middle school-aged students who enjoy reading, having fun and demonstrating their knowledge of books.

Photos Courtesy of Karen Murphy

Elementary:

1st place-Team 16E (399 points)
Hayden Menges-East Picacho Elementary
Kayla Ayala-Tularosa Intermediate School
Marcia Herrero Bayard Elementary
Trayden Allred-Harrison Scmitt Elementary
Alannah Trujillo-Amy Biehl Community School
Valeria Parras-Riverside Elementary
Autumn Castaneda-Amy Biehl Community School
Emma Greenwood-Peralta Elementary

2nd place-Team 1E (364 points)
Joshua Martinez-Vado Elementary
Kylie Murdock-J. Paul Taylor Academy
Julie Mason-J. Paul Taylor Academy
Mariah Grimm-Dexter Elementary School Library
Dexter Elementary School Library
Sean Roach-Tularosa Intermediate School

3rd place-Team 28E (358)
Andrew Watson-Aspen Elementary
Jacob Rydecki-Sonoma Elementary
Della Olberding-Sonoma Elementary
Alyssa Morales-Santa Teresa Elementary
Jessica Cordero-Santa Teresa Elementary
Hannah Leugers-Amy Biehl Community School
Guinnevere Phelps-Amy Biehl Community School

Middle School

1st place-Team 13M (322 points)
Evanie Foster-Mountain View Middle School
Raquel Trevizo-Dexter Middle School Library
Gavin Wakefield-New Mexico Virtual Academy
Detroit Kallunki-Sieerra Middle School
Jordyn Woodburn-Pensaco School

2nd Place-Team 12M (308 points)
Marie Genar-Penasaco School
Nehemiah Martinez-DeVargas Middle School
Bryana Munoz-Dexter Middle School Library
Jordan Patterson-New Mexico Virtual Academy

3rd Place (a tie) 299 points
Team 19
Connie Pacheco-Sierra Middle School
Fernanda Marquez-DeVargas Middle School
Shelby Emmons-Mountainair Middle School
Allison Barnes-La Plata Middle School

Team 5
Cypress Zellers-New Mexico Virtual Academy
Richard Meeks-Dexter Town Library
Milton Garica-Chaparral Middle School
Gideon Kuykendall-C.C.Snell Middle School

 

Live from Silver City

Join GCB Three Times Weekly Updates

Welcome to Three Times Weekly Updates! You will be subscribed to email notifications with links to recently posted articles.
captcha 
You can unsubscribe anytime. We never share or rent your email to anyone.

Fire Alerts

Editor's Note

A new classified ad is seeking executive director for El Refugio domestic violence shelter.

Don't forget to tell advertisers that you saw their ad on the Beat.

A new classified ad offers a mobile home in Hurley for rent.

Feel free to notify This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., if you notice any problems on the site. Your convenience is my desire for the Beat.

If you subscribe to the Join GCB Three Times Weekly Updates option on the left side of this page, you will be subscribed to email notifications with links to recently posted articles.

Check Out Classifieds. And look at Sponsors to see who is helping the Beat.

It's really easy to check to see if there's a classified ad. Just click on Classifieds in the blue menu and the page will open letting you know if there is a classified ad. Remember that your buying classified ads gives you a wide readership, as well as supporting the Beat.

Post YOURS for quick results!

Note that if an article does not have a byline, it was sent to the Beat and written by someone not affiliated with the Beat

Remember that all articles and photos are copyrighted to the person who wrote or took them. Please ask permission before using anything written or photographed. We charge a small fee for use of photos.

When you click on the blue and orange button on the upper left side of most pages, you will find out how you can help the Beat defray its expenses, which, with increased readership, continue to grow.

You will arrive at a page that gives you options of how you can Help the Beat. All help is greatly appreciated and keeps the news you want and need coming into your browser.

Consider the Beat your DAILY newspaper for up-to-date information about Grant County. It's at your fingertips! One Click to Local News.

Thanks for your support for and your readership of Grant County's online news source—www.grantcountybeat.com.

Go to top