Hannah Lutz, a seventh grade student at Macks Creek, placed fifth at the district level of the Missouri State High School Activities Association Essay Contest. Students from 54 schools across the state wrote essays on the topic of "How Can Students Participating in Extra-Curricular Activities Make a Difference in Their Communities?"
Hannah received a Macks Creek Basketball t-shirt and free admission to all athletic events as the prize for winning at the local level. She received certificates of Citation for Excellence in Writing and a personal letter of congratulations from the Executive Director of MSHSAA, as well.
Hannah is the daughter of Lee and Tara Lutz.