Speech and Debate at Linfield

The HRVHS Speech and Debate team took 17 competitors to the 84th Singletary Tournament at Linfield College on Feb. 1-2. Students from 18 schools in two states competed at the long-running tournament. HRV sent seven speakers into the final rounds of competition. Earning top awards in their events were freshmen Kaelen Kenna, first place Novice Radio, Fiona Larsen-Teskey, first place Novice Poetry, and Jazmin Contreras, third place Novice Poetry and fourth Novice Prose. Sophomore Jacob Kaplan took fourth place in Poetry and fifth in Radio. Juniors earning top spots included Lillie Tomlinson, sixth place Radio, Camille Buschauer, sixth place Novice Prose, and Nazareth Chavarria, sixth place in Senior Prose. 

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