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Poetry Out Loud Logo2011 Poetry Out Loud Competition

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The New Hampshire Poetry Out Loud Finals will be held in Concord at the State House, Representatives Hall, at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, March 17, 2011 (snowdate, March 18, 2011). 

Semi-Final 1: March 7, 2011, 7pm at Southern New Hampshire University

  • Download directions to Semi-Final 1: pdf only
  • Snow date: March 15, 7pm
School Competition
Time Snow Date Champion Alternate Champion
Belmont High School, Belmont 1/26 6pm 2/1 Holly Julian

1) Devon Kenney
2) Brent Minery

Exeter High School, Exeter 12/8 TBD 12/9 Kaila Gutierrez Carly Belcher
Holderness School, Plymouth 2/4 8pm 2/11 Victoria Sommerville-Kelso
Kingswood Regional High School, Wolfeboro 2/10 7pm 2/14 Ceci Mancuso Gage Lirette
LinWood Public School, Lincoln 11/9 TBD -- Kaylin Roby Spencer Ham
Newfound Regional High School, Bristol 2/17 3pm -- Rebecca Robinson

David Gibson

Oyster River High School, Durham 1/12 TBD 1/13 Sven Wiberg Isabelle Beagen
Pittsfield Middle High School, Pittsfield 1/5 TBD 1/11 Elizabeth Cyr Eric Chapman
Plymouth Regional High School, Plymouth 2/7 7pm 2/10 Paige Lofrano Hannah Crowell

Semi-Final 2: March 8, 2011, 7pm, Keene State College

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  • Snow date March 9, 7pm
School Competition
Time Snow Date Champion Alternate Champion
Bishop Brady High School, Concord 1/6 7pm 1/13 Jordan Lassonde Nicholas Amadeo
Bow High School, Bow 2/17 9am 2/16 Chelsea Bailey
Olivia Bergen
Concord High School, Concord 2/11 9:30am 2/16 Andrea Pickering

Nick Muccio

CONVAL High School, Peterborough 2/2 7pm 2/18 Karissa Vincent Paige Brosofsky
Hollis Brookline High School, Hollis 1/10 7pm 2/3 Sarah McDaniel 1) Daniel Pallies
2) Jeffrey Clement
Hopkinton Middle High School, Hopkinton 2/10 6pm 2/14 Judith Marklin

Nina Gagnon

Keene Public Library, Keene 2/13 2pm 2/20 Jacob Richard

Luke LaScala

Parker Academy, Concord 1/25 1pm -- Megan Stuart Chris Kouroyen
Souhegan High School, Amherst 2/17 TBD 2/21 Olivia Vordenberg Derek Avila

Semi-Final 3: March 10, 2011, 6:30pm, Currier Museum of Art

  • Download directions to Semi-Final 3: pdf only
  • Snow date March 13, 11am
School Competition
Time Snow Date Champion Alternate Champion
Cocheco Arts & Technology Academy, Dover 1/7 11:15am 1/10 Colin Nollet Charlotte Lewis
Dover High School, Dover 2/14 1pm -- Samantha Wallace Willow Bergeron
Newmarket High School, Newmarket 2/10 7pm -- Kelsey Bogacz

1) Eddie Phimansone
2) Meghan Fisher

Portsmouth High School, Portsmouth 2/16 TBD -- Kate Schefer Cory Nitschelm
St. Thomas Aquinas High School, Dover 2/14 7pm --- Ashley Puffer

Anna Domings

Windham High School, Windham 12/13 TBD 12/16 Natalya Tausanovitch

Eugenia Schipelliti

Winnacunnet High School, Hampton 2/17 6:30pm --- Mary Bertolino Jessica Tow

Semi-Final 4: March 11, 2011, 7pm, New England College

  • Download directions to Semi-Final 3: pdf only
  • Snow date March 12, 1pm
School Competition
Time Snow Date Champion Alternate Champion
Coe Brown Northwood Academy, Northwood 1/20 7pm --- Moira Geary Kylie Gagnon
Derryfield School, Manchester 1/24 10:30am 1/31 Leah DeWitt; Allison Halchek-Lord
Goffstown High School, Goffstown 1/20 7pm 2/3 Kelsie Steil Jackie Trexler
John Stark Regional High School, Weare 2/8 6:30pm --- Sam Wagner

1) Taylor Frarie
2) Kayla Ferroli

Pinkerton Academy, Derry 2/7 7pm 2/9 Jameson Wells Molly Paone
Spaulding High School, Rochester 2/17 6pm --- Eric Fortier Jordan Brown
Woodsville High School, Woodsville TBD TBD --- Alexandra Valliant Erva Barnes, II





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