Oct. 5, 2010
Northwest forensics team takes top spot at weekend competition
MARYVILLE, Mo. - The Northwest forensics and debate team took first place in the overall sweepstakes over the weekend at the Golden Eagle Scrimmage at John Brown University in Siloam Springs, Ark.
Seventeen schools from five states competed in the event. Participants competed in a number of categories including public speaking, debate and oral interpretation.
Northwest team members who placed at the competition were:
- Jory Baker and Carl Stafford, first place in duo
- Sam Stone and Chasity Meixsell, third place in duo
- Bree Berner and Chasity Meixsell took second place in debate
- Carl Stafford, fourth place in poetry, third place in programmed oral interpretation
- Bree Berner, third place in communication analysis
- Charlotte Goebel, fifth place in novice extemporaneous speaking, sixth place in novice impromptu speaking
- Andrew Paulman, second place in novice extemporaneous speaking, fifth place in novice impromptu speaking
- Taylor Casey, third place in novice extemporaneous speaking
- Jory Baker, first place in prose, second place in programmed oral interpretation
- Jeffery Scott, third place in novice prose
- Sam Stone, sixth place in programmed oral interpretation
The public is invited to watch the Northwest forensics team perform Thursday, Nov. 4, at its Fall Showcase in Wells Hall Room 117. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with performances beginning at 7 p.m.
The Northwest forensics and debate team is coached by David Nelson, instructor of communication, theatre and languages. For more information contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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