Speech Team Takes Second

The speech team competed over the weekend at John Marshall High School's Supreme Tournament. 37 members from Cotter competed and the team placed 2nd overall. Just 1 point behind champion, Cannon Falls High School. What a great weekend!

Three members were named category champions:
Aubrey Williams - Novice Extemp Reading
Grace Miller - Varsity Original Oratory
Harry Yao - Varsity Creative Expression

The following members placed in their categories:
Peter Badciong - 3rd Place Novice Creative Expression
Cecelia Welch and Emily Tullis - 2nd Place Varsity Duo
James Galke and Garet Grant - 3rd Place Varsity Duo
Sam Wantock and Tyler Nachtigal - 5th Place Varsity Duo
Gabe Welch - 2nd Place Varsity Extemp Reading
Hannah Graff - 2nd Place Varsity Extemp Speaking
Penny Peng - 2nd Place Varsity Great Speeches
Viva Graff - 3rd Place Varsity Great Speeches
Hunter Ramsden - 6th Place Varsity Humorous Interp
Maddie McConville - 4th Place Novice Humours Interp
Miriam Ellis - 2nd Place Varsity Info
Cecelia Galke - 3rd Place Varsity Info
Claire Li - 4th Place Varsity Info
Anne Galke - 3rd Place Varsity Prose
Hunter Ramsden - 5th Place Varsity Prose
Claire Miller - 3rd place Varsity Humorous Interp

Next up is the middle school meet in New Prague (7th through 9th) and then the Wabasha Mid-Winter Warmup (full team).