Morgan Rarick's got the "write" stuff.
More than 177,000 students nationwide in grades 1-8 competed in the 2008 Zaner-Bloser Handwriting Contest.
Morgan, a sixth-grade student at Monroeville Elementary School, is one of 14 students in the nation competing for the grand champion title.
"I think it's important so people can read your work, and it's easier to write," she said.
Her secret to writing success?
"Just practice and take your time," she said. "I practice maybe three times a week, and I did during the summer."