Speaking of Victory
VHSL Conference 20 Forensics Tournament
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The Midlothian High School Forensics Speech and Debate Team has been busy over the past two weeks. Having successfully completed the VHSL Conference 20 Competition for Speech events, as well as Clover Hill Invitational (hosting both Speech and Debate events). It goes without saying that some recognition is in order for those members of the team who placed at the aforementioned venue(s). What remains now for the Midlothian squad is VHSL Forensics Speech 4A Regionals and VHSL Forensics Debate 4A Conference.
Midlo’s Speech and Debate Team won the 1st place Championship Trophy at the VHSL Conference 20 Forensics Tournament on February 4, 2017. Congratulations! Students finishing in 1st-3rd place advance to VHSL 4A East Regionals, hosted at Midlothian High School on February 25, 2017. Students who finished 4th place will serve as alternates.
Sam Bolstad – Storytelling
Mac Cartier – Impromptu Speaking
Mariha Junaid – Original Oratory
Justin Pollard – Serious Duo Interpretation
Billie VanStory – Serious Duo Interpretation
Joitree Alam – Humorous Dramatic Interpretation
Bethany Crisp – Extemporaneous Speaking
Nour Goulmamine – Humorous Duo Interpretation
Avnee Raje – Humorous Duo Interpretation
Michael DeMatteo – Impromptu Speaking
Yusuf Goulmamine – Prose Interpretation
Jackson Spencer – Original Oratory
Courtney Galligher – Serious Dramatic Interpretation
Quentin Phillips – Extemporaneous Speaking
Makayley Crisp – Storytelling
Noah Dorman – Prose Interpretation
Vincent Mangano – Poetry Interpretation
Grace Gouyer – Poetry Interpretation
Midlo’s Forensic Speech and Debate Team placed second in both speech and debate at the Clover Hill Invitational on Saturday, February 11, 2017. The team took a relatively small squad this time, mostly due to team illness, but performed well in a tough, competitive field. Congratulations!
Bethany Crisp: 1st in Extemporaneous Speaking
Justin Pollard: 1st in Impromptu Speaking
Jack Stid: 1st in Public Forum
Palmer Ward: 1st in Public Forum
Hunter Pate: 1st in Novice Public Forum
Arman Nessar: 1st in Novice Public Forum
Mac Cartier: 2nd in Impromptu Speaking
Quentin Phillips: 2nd in Extemporaneous Speaking