VFW’s Patriot’s Pen Winners

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Six Riverhead Middle School students were recognized at a ceremony on May 18 at the VFW Post 2476 for the award-winning essays they penned for the VFW’s annual Patriot’s Pen contest. Their entries were among 598 essays submitted to the contest. The Riverhead Central School District congratulates the first through third place winners in grade seven, respectively: Daniella Flores, Madison Amanda Wojcik and Abby Maureen Sullivan; and in grade eight: Michaela Ligon, Quinn Steven Brickman and Emma Kylie Funfgeld. In addition to placing first locally, Ligon also earned second place in Suffolk County.