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State Speech Success and Season Recap

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D1-1 Champions
2019 State Speech Qualifiers
Thank you, Seniors!
Golden Rooster Winner-Disticts
Pioneer-Tied for 4th Place
Golden Rooster Award-Pioneer
Meridian Medalists (not pictures Ali and Kelsay)
Stephanie won the Golden Rooster award at Meridian
Beatrice Medalists, Team tied for 4th
Ashley won the Golden Rooster Award in Beatrice
Speech team at MUDECAS (Runner-Up)
MUDECAS medalists
Michelle won the Golden Rooster at MUDECAS

The Griffin Speech Team qualified four team members for the NSAA Championships Friday, March 22nd at UNK.  The team competed exceptionally well, brining home a seventh place team finish and three individual medals.  

Stephanie placed 2nd in Extemp

Melina placed 5th in Extemp

Ashely placed 6th in Serious

Madeline also competed in Informative.

Only 18 contestants in each event can qualify for the state championship in class D-1, so even getting to compete is a huge honor.  Congratulations to the entire team on a memorable season!  

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The Griffin Speech Team won the D1-1 Districts in Auburn Monday, March 11th!   Four individuals also qualified for state in Kearney on March 22nd.

State Qualifiers are:

Melina-2nd Place Extemp

Madeline-2nd Place Informative

Ashley-2nd Place Serious

Stephanie-3rd Place Extemp

 

Also winning medals at Districts were:

Kelsay-4th Persuasive

Kelsay-4th Humorous

Camaryn-4th Entertainment

Connor and Jadyn-4th Duet

Ryan, Connor, Melina, Jadyn and Korey-5th OID

Ryan-5th Serious

Samantha-5th Informative

Ashtyn-5th Persuasive

Ashley-6th Poetry

Madison and Michelle-6th Duet

 

Also competing were:

Ali-Humorous

Cassidy-Poetry

 

The team Golden Rooster Award was given to Madeline Swanson.


Even though the speech season ended from many team members, the progress and growth that each individual team member made throughout the season is remarkable!  Speech is an activity that will serve these students in future endeavors.  Thank you to the Seniors on the team for your great leadership and great memories!  Great job, Griffins!

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The Speech team competed at the Pioneer Conference Meet Monday, March 4th.  The team tied for 4th Place and seven event medals were won.  The medalists were:

 

1st Place Stephanie in Extemp

3rd Place Melina in Extemp

3rd Place Ryan, Connor, Melina, Jadyn and Korey in OID

4th Place Madeline in Informative

4th Place Kelsay in Persuasive

5th Place Samantha in Informative

6th Place Ashtyn in Persuasive

 

The team award, the Golden Rooster, was won by the OID team.

 

The Griffins will travel to Auburn Monday, March 11th for District competition.

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The Griffin Speech team was small but mighty at the Meridian Speech Meet.  Everyone who competed won a medal!  The medalists were:

 

1st Place Stephanie in Informative

1st Place Ashley in Serious

1st Place Michelle & Madison in Duet

1st Place Michelle in Impromptu

1st Place Camaryn in Entertainment

2nd Place Stephanie in Extemp

2nd Place Ashley in Poetry

3rd Place Kelsay in Humorous

4th Place Ali in Humorous

6th Place Kelsay in Persuasive

6th Place Ryan in Serious

 

The Golden Rooster Team Award was given to Stephanie.

 

The team is off next weekend, and they will travel to HTRS Feb. 23rd.  

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The Griffin Speech Team competed at Beatrice High School Feb. 2nd.  As a team, they tied for fourth place.  Individually, five medals were won.

2nd Place Kelsay in Humorous

3rd Place Ashley in Serious

6th Place Ashley in Poetry

6th Place Madeline in Informative

Ali was the Novice Winner in Humorous


Ashley was the winner of the Golden Rooster Team Award.

 

The team will travel to Meridian Feb. 9th.

 

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The first competition for the Griffin Speech Team resulted in the team earning Runner-Up at the MUDECAS contest.

Eleven individual event medals were also brought home.

 

2nd Place Melina in Extemporaneous Speaking

2nd Place Ashley in Serious Interpretation

2nd Place Ali in Humorous Interpretation

3rd Place Michelle in Impromptu

4th Place Madeline in Extemporaneous Speaking

4th Place Kelsay in Persuasive Speaking

4th Place Camaryn in Entertainment Speaking

4th Place Samantha in Informative Speaking

5th Place Ashtyn in Persuasive Speaking

5th Place Connor and Jadyn in Duet Acting

6th Place Michelle and Madison in Duet Acting

 

The Golden Rooster team award was given to Michelle.

 

Congratulations and good luck to the Griffins this Saturday at the Beatrice Meet!