The Canton Free Library team SLEJ Hammers, above, claimed first place at the regional Battle of the Books competition. From left, Jack Kerrigan, Sam Sieminski, Etta Coburn and Lindsey Filiatrault. Their coach is Mary Beth Sieminski.View enlarged photo.
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