Coughlin Senior Wins Fine Arts Fiesta Poster Contest

April 18, 2019 GMT

Coughlin senior Alex Boris was recently named the winner of the 2019 Fine Arts Fiesta poster contest.

More than 130 entries were submitted by students at Meyers, Coughlin, Crestwood, Hanover Area, Nanticoke Area, GAR, West Side CTC, Valley West and Wilkes-Barre Area Creative and Performing Arts Academy.

Marquis Art and Frame sponsored the first, second and third place prizes. Boris received a $200 gift certificate to Marquis Art and Frame.

Julina Poncavage, a freshman at Wilkes-Barre Creative and Performing Arts Academy, finished second and her classmate Paige Collins was third.

Honorable mentions were Nina Limongelli, Crestwood; Priscilla Machicote, Nanticoke Area; Yadhira Cotte, Meyers; Genesis Santana, Meyers and Julia Popple, Coughlin.

The 2019 Fine Arts Fiesta is May 16-19 on Public Square in Wilkes-Barre.