Laurens Academy sponsored an elementary team to participate in the SCISA Battle of the Books competition. Students were selected for the team based on teacher recommendation. Students read books from an assigned reading list over a period months, culminating in a question and answer competition at Newberry College on November 19th. The LA team consisted of: Davis Thompson, Stuti Patel, Emily Whitehead, Olivia Huck, Tristan Bates, and Emma Grace Nelson. The team was sponsored by Marie Burrows. Great job Crusaders!