RHS Speech Team Excels at District Tournament


The speech team won 2nd place sweepstakes at the THSSDL District II Tournament on Saturday, April 1st.


The interp theatre SantaLand Diaries won 2nd place and will advance to the

state tournament. The one-act play Laughing Wild won 2nd place, and Sean

Taylor was named Best Actor.


Contestants who placed in the top 3 will advance to state. The individual

winners are:


TV News

Maggie Smith 1st

Robin Sloan 3rd

Matt Goder 6th



Michael Bergen 1st

Casey Donnellan 5th


After Dinner Speaking

Kori Furcolowe 3rd


Dramatic Interp

Sean Taylor 2nd

Reneeka Versey 3rd


Humorous Interp

Jonathan Thomason 3rd


Original Oratory

Charrelle Coates 2nd

Shannon O'Neal 3rd



Josh Garcia 3rd

Jamie Scott 7th



Brittini Smith 2nd



Solo Acting

Daniel Hernandez 2nd


Duo Interp

April Bennett

Kirstie Witzler


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