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Hudson middle-schoolers are DI 'global champions'

Wearing their Wisconsin Holstein cow hats and displaying their Destination ImagiNation championship trophy are, front from left, Kevin Pelzel, Seana Greene and Abby Duerst; back, Erin Coyer, Ty Davis and manager Roger Davis.

Yet another team from Hudson has earned a Destination ImagiNation global championship.

Five middle-schoolers - Erin Coyer, Ty Davis, Abby Duerst, Seana Greene and Kevin Pelzel - are the latest to win international acclaim.

They outperformed 64 teams from 42 states and five countries in the Instinct Messaging challenge to earn the honor at the DI Global Finals. The finals were held May 20-23 on the University of Tennessee campus in Knoxville, Tenn.

See the May 28 Star-Observer for more details.

Randy Hanson

Randy Hanson has reported for the Star-Observer since 1997. He came to Hudson after 11 years with the Inter-County Leader at Frederic, and eight years of teaching social studies. He’s a graduate of UW-Eau Claire.

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