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The Bellarmine Prep Lion

The student news site of Bellarmine Preparatory School

The Bellarmine Prep Lion

The student news site of Bellarmine Preparatory School

The Bellarmine Prep Lion

It’s here- the 22nd Annual Cookie Contest winners

Jackson Morrissey won 1st place for his mint cookies. See award-winning recipe below.

]The Lion staff tasted and judged 24 cookies/bars. Top bakers won gift cards just in time for Christmas shopping. All participants received chocolate from room B-3. Come by if you did not receive your candy.

The results are in. See photos of the winners.

Jackson Morrissey won 1st place for his mint cookies. See award-winning recipe below. (Jeanne Hanigan)

Here is the 1st place winning recipe- Andes Mint Cookies

Cole Jabara came in 2nd place. (Jeanne Hanigan)
Skylar Vasko came in 3rd place. (Jeanne Hanigan)

Annamaria Cady won for presentation and taste. (Jeanne Hanigan)

Sharon Yoon’s macarons were a big hit, especially with the Mickey Mouse presentation. She won Honorable Mention. (Jeanne Hanigan)

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The chocolate prize winners in no particular order are:

Sean Seiwerath (Jeanne Hanigan)
Mary Jean Fischer (Jeanne Hanigan)
Ava Erickson (Jeanne Hanigan)
Bea Hunt (Jeanne Hanigan)
Miracle Garcia (Jeanne Hanigan)
Kate Kampbell (Jeanne Hanigan)
Delya Lewis (Jeanne Hanigan)
Amaris Alstead (Jeanne Hanigan)
Ella Solan (Jeanne Hanigan)
Abby Bock

Andrew Dobler (Jeanne Hanigan)
Eloise Cady (Jeanne Hanigan)

Annali Sepe (Jeanne Hanigan)

Bryce Hallett (Jeanne Hanigan)

Ava Nellist (Jeanne Hanigan)

Talia Dorzi (Jeanne Hanigan)
Spritz Cookies (Jeanne Hanigan)
Lexie Crist (Jeanne Hanigan)
Festive bars (Jeanne Hanigan)

About the Contributors
Lion Staff, Writer
The Lion staff loves to fill in and write about anything Bellarmine Prep-related.
Maya Deaton, Executive Communications and Media Editor

Maya Deaton is a senior who is excited for her second year on Journalism staff. She is involved in Bellarmine athletics and clubs as a member of the cheerleading team, Marine Chemistry, National Honors Society, Lion Outreach, and Letters For Rose. Outside school, she enjoys going swimming with her friends, walking her dog, traveling, hiking, baking, and going to concerts.

Sage Vasko, Executive Communications and Media Editor

Sage Vasko is a senior this year who is looking forward to her second year on the Journalism staff! At Bellarmine, she is involved in Link Crew, Lion Outreach, National Honors Society, and is captain of the cheer squad. Some of her pastimes include skiing, reading, hanging out with friends, and playing with her two dogs. 

Talia Patel, Executive Logistics Editor
Talia Patel is a senior for this year’s journalism class. She enjoys listening to music, going on short runs, and hiking. In school, she is a member of Lion Link Crew, Bellarmine’s Marine Chemistry program, and National Honor Society. She is excited to have a great year writing on The Hill!
Jeanne Hanigan, Teacher/Adviser
Jeanne (Dressel) Hanigan B'84 practices what she preaches or, in this case, what she teaches. An English literature, AP Composition and Journalism teacher at Bellarmine Prep, she is also the founder of the online venue, www.writesociety.com, a website which celebrates strong and creative prose. She continues to love her newspaper staff, as long as they meet their deadlines and fill the snack jar.