Eleven Tucson children have been named winners in the BYOBag Tucson Haiku Contest.
The students, who range from first- to fifth-graders, were selected from more than 200 entries submitted.
BYOBag Tucson is a volunteer group established to promote education about how Tucsonans can reduce, reuse and recycle the single-use plastic bags that become a source of litter in the city.
The winners are:
— First Place: Jala Hamzah of Roberts/Naylor K-8
— Second Place: Rose Wilson of Harelson Elementary
— Third Place: Juan Carlos Iniguez of Vesey Elementary
— First Place: Angel Orozco of Santa Cruz Catholic School
— Second Place: Dominic Murphy of Dunham Elementary
— Third Place: Michael Spacone of Sam Hughes Elementary
— First Place: Kennedy Kreinbrink of Henry Elementary
— Second Place: Michelle Serna of Soleng Tom Elementary
— Third Place: Max Alexander of Ironwood Elementary
— First Place: Nora Alexander of Ironwood Elementary
— First Place: Mark Joseph Nicholas of Coronado K-8
For more information on BYOBag Tucson, visit www.BYOBagTucson.com