Cotter Speech Team Wins Rochester JM Meet!

This past weekend the Cotter High School Speech team competed at Rochester John Marshall. Over 400 students from 22 schools were there, including 3 time State Champion, Cannon Falls.

The Cotter Speech Team had 17 speakers win awards, and the team won the meet, beating the next closest team Cannon Falls by 10 points!  Congrats to all, especially category champions Martin Kim in Discussion, Aubrey Williams in Extemp Reading, Choco Li in Informative.

Here is a list of Cotter students who placed in the Top 10:
Peter Badciong - 3rd - Creative Expression
Minje (Martin) Kim - 1st - Discussion
Hailey Biesanz - 2nd - Discussion
Sam Wantock and Jack Walters - 2nd - Duo
Grace Miller and Nadia Hocum - 6th - Duo
Aubrey Williams - 1st - Extemporaneous Reading
Hannah Graff - 4th - Extemporaneous Speaking
TianYue (Choco) Li - 1st - Informative
Nick Walechka - 2nd - Informative
Ellie Hutmacher - 4th - Informative
Grace Miller - 4th - Original Oratory
Emily Tullis - 5th - Original Oratory
Alison French - 3rd - Poetry
Yinuo (Angela) Zhen - 5th - Poetry
Hunter Ramsden - 4th - Prose
Jack Walters - 4th - Storytelling
Megan Zenke - 5th - Storytelling