The Department of English and Modern Languages at Mount St. Joseph University is hosting its 18th Annual Writing Contest.

Mount St. Joseph University and the Department of English and Modern Languages is pleased to announce the 2014 Writing Contest winners and participants.

High school sophomores from around the Greater Cincinnati area submitted pieces in the following categories:

  • Fiction 
  • Personal Essay
  • Poetry

Winners of the 2014 Writing Contest

Personal Essay

  • First Place: Elisa Stanis, Summit Country Day       
  • Honorable Mention:  Lydia Guo, Walnut Hills
  • Honorable Mention: Nausheen SiddiquiWalnut Hills

Fiction

Poetry

High Schools Represented in Writing Contest

  • Cincinnati Christian School
  • Covington Catholic High School
  • Deer Park High School
  • Kings High School
  • Mariemont High School
  • Mother of Mercy High School
  • Mount Notre Dame High School
  • Notre Dame Academy
  • Oldenburg Academy
  • Princeton High School
  • Ross High School
  • St. Xavier High School
  • Seton High School
  • St. Ursula Academy
  • St. Xavier High School
  • The Summit Country Day School
  • Walnut Hills High School
  • Westerville North High School

2014 Writing Contest Participants

  • Karley Abner
  • Wesley Adams
  • Rena Allen
  • Sophia Anderson
  • Josie Angel
  • Alyssa Antoine
  • Haley Appelmann
  • Hannah Baird
  • Habiba Barre
  • Bridget Bill
  • Ashley Black
  • Erica Bock
  • Maria Bonino
  • Haley Bosse
  • Aaron Boyce
  • Logan Boyle
  • Sofia Brown Scanio
  • Rikki Buchberger
  • Grace Burkhart
  • Kaitlyn Butts
  • Morgan Capal
  • Giselle Coleman
  • Liz Cusick
  • Brandon Davis
  • Andrea Davis
  • Jenny Diesel
  • Dominique DiFalco
  • Sabrina Dunbar
  • Kelly Ellis
  • Catherine Evers Smith
  • Annie Feldkamp
  • Leah Gaus
  • Julia Gerwe
  • Jessica Gries
  • Lydia Guo
  • Amy Gutmann Fuentes
  • Sam Hacker
  • Blake Hale
  • Clara Hartman
  • Emily Ingram
  • Corey Jackson
  • Julia Kathman
  • Jenny Kathmann
  • Jesse Keller
  • Malina Kellogg
  • Victoria Key
  • Eva Kinneary
  • Cara Kirkpatrick
  • Ray Locher
  • Lillian Lu
  • Mitch MacKnight
  • Emma Maliborski
  • Clare Mathile
  • Melody May
  • Jack Meyer
  • Jenna Minnelli
  • Joseph Mondi
  • Sarah Morgan
  • Bryan Peck
  • Marissa Picciuto
  • Dylan Plummer
  • Taiylor Preston
  • Kaylee Propst
  • Patrick Raneses
  • Mikayla Rankin
  • Lauren Renner
  • Jasmine Reyes
  • David Rice
  • Megan Saelinger
  • Samantha Salisbury
  • Lauren Schmitt
  • Shelby Schoonover
  • Lucy Schroder
  • Naomi Schweitzer
  • Megan Selby
  • Meagan Shelton
  • Caitlyn Shields
  • Nausheen Siddiqui
  • Katie Slenker
  • Rileigh Smyth
  • Calvin Spanbauer
  • Elisa Stanis
  • Katie Stratman
  • Mackenzie Sullivan
  • Nicholas Surbaugh
  • Clayton Tarantino
  • Katie Teets
  • Josh Thomas
  • Joe Thompson
  • Mallory Todd
  • Emma Utley
  • Jamelia Watson
  • Michaylah Whitley
  • Hannah Whitson
  • Max Williams
  • Jake Winans
  • Dana Wink
  • Anthony Zampese
  • Katie Zimmerman