The Tucson Youth Poetry Slam was amazing tonight! The TYPS is blowing up! Workshop was led by Logan Phillips. Co-hosted by Maya Asher and Logan Phillips.

Sunnyside HS takeover. Standing-room-only crowd. Resultados:

  1. Araceli Montaño (Sunnyside HS) 29.9
  2. Tony Corral (Sunnyside HS) 29.5
  3. Shelby Graham (Sunnyside HS) 28.8
  4. Christian Duarte (Sunnyside HS) 28.7
  5. Louie Río (Sunnyside HS) 28.3
  6. Emilio Rodriguez (Sunnyside HS) 28.1
Also competing / participating:
  • Amy Briseño
  • Karla Sanchez
  • Shelby Lattrell
  • Tori Lynch
  • Larissa Ravago
  • Gabi Gonzales
  • Araceli Montaño
  • Ana Amaya
  • Alexis Walters
  • Genisis Mora

Special props to Gabi Gonzales for being the youngest poet on the mic (12!) and to all the teachers who helped make it happen. And thanks to Sara Wolf for keeping score. Next youth slam: 1/8/2011. Get ready. Come hear what the fuss is about. ¡TYPS!