Celebrating the MACS Battle of the Books teams

New Haven Elementary and Mexico High School students took part in this year's Battle of the Books, which took place entirely virtually.

New Haven had three teams participate (photos below), with the top trio of McKenzie Bristol, Isabel Clark and Molly Taber taking first place and earning a spot in the Super-Regional against other area districts.

Gwendolyn Boulais and Joseph Boulais represented the high school and placed third overall.

Mexico High School's team was coached by Nicole Nicosia and New Haven was coached by Kelly Cullen.


New Haven's first place team

New Haven 1st Place: McKenzie Bristol, Isabel Clark and Molly Taber.

New Haven Second Place

New Haven 2nd Place: Hayzley Clemens, Owen Larrabee and Mason Russell.

New Haven's third place team

New Haven 3rd Place: Michael Fleming, Anna Hill and Conway Turnbull.

The High School's team

From left: Coach and Mexico High School Librarian Nicole Nicosia, Gwendolyn Boulais and Joseph Boulais, who finished third at the 2021 O2CM BOCES School Library System Regional Super Battle of the Books.