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LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. Lakeridge High School is bringing home the top prize of $50,000 after some art students won a national shoe design contest.

The students spent months designing and painting tennis shoes and entered their designs in the VANS Custom Culture contest.

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They won the top prize in New York Tuesday night, beating out other schools from across the country.

The prize money will go to the school s art department.

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