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JHS speech team speakers place

The Jamestown High School speech team had its first meet at Valley City High School on Jan. 15.

Cassie Reidburn, a junior, placed second in impromptu speaking. Brittany McIntyre and Jana Lynch, both juniors, continue their success as a humorous duo team, placing third in their event. McIntyre also earned sixth place with her speech to entertain about working at Dairy Queen.

Three people placed in poetry -- eighth-grader Jasmine Glasgow was named top novice, junior Megan Kapp earned fifth place and junior Jace Erickson earned fourth.

The team's next meet was Jan. 29 in West Fargo. The middle school team began practices and start competition with the high school team at the Devil's Lake tournament on Feb. 12. The State Class A speech will be held April 16 in Jamestown.