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Genoa claims victory at Battle of the Books

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For the third year in a row, a Westerville City Schools middle school has won the Central Ohio Battle of the Books competition. Pictured is Genoa Elementary School's first place team (left to right): A.J. Danso, Kaylee Showalter, Julia Haver, Shane Hendricks, Madison Seabury and Media Specialist and Team Adviser Deanna McDaniel. The 10th annual Central Ohio Sixth and Seventh Grade Battle of the Books Competition took place at the McCoy Performing Arts Center in New Albany on May 13. Out of 17 teams, Blendon finished in fourth place, Walnut Springs in sixth and Heritage in eighth.