The Cotter Speech Team continued its excellent season at the Red Wing. With just under half it's team in attendance, it still placed 3rd at a meet with predominantly 2A schools, missing 2nd by just 2 points.
Roughly half of the team received honors with Aubrey Williams in Extemp Reading and Grace Miller in Original Oratory placing first in their respective categories.
Creative Expression: Aidan Carlson - 5th
Discussion: Martin (Minje) Kim - 5th, Hailey Biesanz - Honorable Mention
Drama: Sarah Sun and Sarah Zhu - 3rd place (unbreakable tie)
Duo Interpretation: Sam Wantock and Jack Walters - 3rd
Extemp Reading: Aubrey Williams - 1st, Gabe Welch and Tess Mullen - Honorable Mention
Extemp Speaking: Hannah Graff - 5th
Humorous Interp: Sam King - Honorable Mention
Informative: Choco Li - 2nd, Nick Walechka - Honorable Mention
Original Oratory: Grace Miller - 1st, Emily Tullis - 6th
Poetry: Alison French - 5th
Prose: Hunter Ramsden - 6th
Storytelling: Megan Zenke - Honorable Mention