Alana Hoskins Named NH Poetry Out Loud State Champion

Congratulations to Souhegan junior, Alana Hoskins, who was named the NH State Champion for the Poetry Out Loud National Recitation Competition.

This year, over 400 students competed at Souhegan and more than 8,000 students from across New Hampshire.

As the State Champion, Alana earns a $20,000 scholarship from New England College, and as Souhegan Champion, she is eligible for over $80,000 in merit scholarship aid from Southern New Hampshire University.

Alana is invited to represent New Hampshire in the National Competition in May in Washington DC, with an all-expenses paid trip.

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Souhegan English teacher, Gavin Sturges (Center) and SAU39 Superintendent, Peter Warburton (R) were present to congratulate Alana on being named the 2018 NH State Champion.