The Edison Middle School seventh and eighth grade Power of the Pen teams competed in the regional tournament at Columbia Middle School on Saturday, January 28, 2016. The seventh grade team placed 3rdout of 18 schools from 4 counties. Seventh graders Jillian Johnson and Brenna Chasney also earned individual recognition. Out of 94 writers, Jillian placed first, and Brenna placed 7th. Eighth grader, Noelle Marcy, placed first out of 100 writers, and earned Best of the Round for her second round story. Both teams are coached by Colleen Hansen.