SPEECH AND DEBATE SHINE AT STATE TOURNAMENT

THUNDERBIRD SPEECH AND DEBATE TEAM TAKE 2ND AT STATE TOUNAMENT
Posted on 2012/03/28
                                THUNDERBIRD SPEECH AND DEBATE
                                        2011-2012 CHAMPIONS


           Speech Group        Trophy

THS Speech and Debate had a premier showing at the 4A State tournament over Spring Break.  Thunderbird competed the best it has all season, placing 2nd overall in the tournament and making the  THS Speech Chiefs State Runners Up!

The following competitors contributed to Thunderbird's ability to shine:
 
Zoe Dennis in Poetry
Kent Morrissey - 2nd place in Congress
Kevin Koril and Nick Billings - 4th places in Congress
Luke Boese - 6th place in Congress
Julia Hinson - 5th place in Prose
Zia Tyree - 1st place and State Champion in Prose
Jacqui Anderson - 2nd place in Drama
Courtney Robertson - 1st place and State Champion in Drama
Reece Cambron and Davis Riedel - 3rd place in Duo Acting
Kevin Koril and Luke Boese - 1st place and State Champions in Duo Acting
Macy Kimpland and Zia Tyree - 5th place in Duo Interp
Ender Davis and Trey Pena - 4th place in Duo Interp
Reece Cambron and Kevin Koril 3rd place in Duo Interp
Matt Petkiewicz and Luke Boese - 1st place and State Champions in Duo Interp

Overall, Thunderbird boasts State Champions in four of the 10 different Speech categories, and two of the team's members, Luke Boese and Kevin Koril, scored 2nd and 3rd place in Individual Sweepstakes points, ourtranking hundreds of opponents.

Nice job, Speech Chiefs!  Coaches Long and Colombo couldn't be more proud of your accomplishments this season!  Way to bring prestige and honor to your school!