11 Apr 2010

Speech and Debate Team Members Qualify for State

The Speech and Debate team made an excellent showing this weekend at the state tournament in Alexandria.  The team took 3rd in debate, 5th in duet acting, 7th in humorous acting, and five members qualified for the all-state team. 

Qualifying for the State Meet to be held this weekend in Alexandria were Taylor Simon, Simon Cassel, Kevin Ward, Johnny Ballance and Daniel Kleinpeter.  Simon finished 3rd overall in Novice Lincoln-Douglas Debate, Ballance and Kleinpeter took 5th overall in Duet Acting, and Ward took 7th overall in Humourous Interpretation.  

In addition, Simon, Ballance, Kleinpeter and Ward qualified for the 2010 All-State team.