Speech and Debate Wins Three State Titles

Speech and Debate Wins Three State Titles
March 25, 2016 GWHS

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Last weekend 30 members of the GW Speech and Debate Team competed at the State Tournament at Fort Collins High School. GW took home three State Championships:

Policy/Cross Examination Debate
Sara Astatke and John Clayman

Original Oratory
Louie Hoffenberg

Humorous Interpretation
Arielle Noam

OTHER FINALISTS

Domestic Extemporaneous Speaking
Third Place Emma Bakken

Domestic Extemporaneous Speaking
Fourth Place, Miguel Asturias

International Extemporaneous Speaking
Fourth Place, Maya Waldstreicher

International Extemporaneous Speaking
Fifth Place, Alex Weissman

International Extemporaneous Speaking
Sixth Place, Yosef Gross

Original Oratory
Sixth Place, Maureen McNamara

Duo Interpretation
Sixth Place, Angelica Garcia and Ben Harrison

ADVANCING TO ELIMINATION ROUNDS

International Extemporaneous Speaking
Sydney Melnick

Domestic Extemporaneous Speaking
Sebastian McCrimmon

Duo Interpretation
Anna James and Kathryn Swan

Public Forum Debate
David Wollins and Brandon Krier and Nathan DeSarro and Cole Ossian