The speech and debate team had another successful showing at the state meet last weekend, placing first in the state in cumulative sweeps. Congrats to the following students for their impressive performances:
Zach Holtz ’18 – Humorous Interpretation, placed 2nd
Nupur Goel ’17 – Original Oratory, placed 2nd
Sebastian Williams ’18 – Lincoln Douglas Debate, placed in top 8 (He will be the color commentator at the City Club Debates this Friday.)
Ava Thomas ’18 – Informative Speaking, semifinalist
Ben Hilkert ’17 – Congressional Debate, semifinalist
Nikhil Nair ’17 – Congressional Debate, semifinalist
Allie Mikolanis ’19 – Congressional Debate, quarterfinalist
Olivia Sucato ’20 – Congressional Debate, quarterfinalist
Sabrina Bauman ’18 – Dramatic Interpretation, quarterfinalist
At the Opening Ceremonies, Nupur Goel was recognized as one of the few seniors at the competition to have qualified for the state meet all four years.
Next stop, nationals! Nupur Goel, Zach Holtz, Sabrina Bauman and Sebastian Williams have qualified for nationals, which will be held in Birmingham, Ala. in June.