15 WAHS students earn awards at recent ConCon event

Williamsport Area High School students recently participated in the annual mock Constitutional Convention, or what’s more commonly referred to as ConCon, at Pennsylvania College of Technology, bringing home a number of awards and recognitions.

Of the 30 WAHS students who attended, representing 12 states, 15 came away with Superior Delegate awards: Regan Abernathy, Cam Butler, Lily Day, Mustafa Elfayoumi, Mohamed Elfayoumi, Lysia Gehris, Devin Gray, Maya Holmes, Michael LeBlanc, Morgan Marty, Liz Mendez, Annie Rosenow, Mercedes Rothrock, Anna Vaughn Stewart and Dan Sarch.

LeBlanc, president of ConCon/MUN, won the Best Parliamentarian Award.

One hundred and thirty students representing nine high schools attended the event that allows students to debate topical issues.