Local student takes first place in national DAR contest
CAVE CREEK – Ninth-grader Evan Ziker took first place locally in the Junior American Photoessay Contest. Now, the Black Mountain Foothills Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution has announced that this Cactus Shadows High School student has won not only at the state level and Southwest Division, but has also placed first at the national level.
Evan entered a collection of photographs that received this high honor. Congratulations to this award-winning photographer!
The Daughters of the American Revolution sponsors art contests for preschool-12th grade students, as well as essay contests for 5th-12th grade students. See the chapter Web site at http://blackmtnfoothills.weebly.com for more details on these contests.