SHS Competes in Speech, Drama & Debate Eastern A Divisionals
January 23, 2019 | View PDF
Eastern A Divisionals for Speech, Drama & Debate was held in Laurel this past weekend. Competitors must place at divisionals to move on to state. This is what the team works for all season. Next week they travel to Belgrade for a 2 day state meet.
The Drama Team placed 3rd overall, with the entire team advancing to state. Leading the way in Classical Theatre were sophomores Noah Kyhl & Isaac Quiroz who are divisional CHAMPIONS, Shoua Vang & Daniel Schneider placed 5th, Tyler Berka & Josh Delaney placed 8th. Dramatic Soloist Autumn Davidson placed 4th, Josie Yockim placed 5th. Humorous Duo Josh Delaney and Tyler Berka placed 6th, and Freshman Kodi Schultz placed 8th in Humorous Solo.
The Debate Team is having an amazing season. Junior Lorraine Coronato went undefeated in Lincoln Douglas Debate bringing home the 1st place for the team, Samuel Stephenson placed 5th, Yarenci Gonzalez placed 7th. Public Forum Team Jazmine Hernadez & Brandon Smith placed 6th.
The Speech Team Junior Christine Turek proved that she is a strong competitor bringing home the 1st place medal in MPA, Shea Roberts placed 5th. In Impromptu Shanyn Reidle placed 5th. Freshman Abby Kyhl earned a trip to state in Original Oratory.
It has been an amazing season that ended with Debate Coach Hunter Gordon and Drama Coach Christy Pierce both being nominated for coaches of the year. Winners will be announced at the coaches conference in March.