Jamestown High School Speech team places 2nd in state tournament
Five members of the team from JHS became state champions.
The Jamestown High School Speech team who placed secnd at the state tournament over the weekend. There were five state champions on the team: Keelie Renwick in Speech to Entertain, Madison Motschenbacher in Speech to Inform, Anja McDermid in Serious Prose, Ian Weis in Humorous Interpretation and Anja McDermid and Ian Weis in Serious Duo.
Other award winners include:
Dramatic Interpretation: Logan Motter, sixth
Extemporaneous Speaking: Will Nelson, seventh
Impromptu speaking: Gavin Haut, eighth
Humorous Duo: Paris Eslick and Keelie Renwick, sixth
Humorous Interpretation: Olivia Schriock, fourth
Radio Broadcasting: Madalyn Orr, second, Paris Ndikum, third
Serious Prose: Logan Motter, third
Speech to Persuade: Madison Motschenbacher, eighth
Storytelling: Paris Eslick, fifth
The team as a whole had an exceptional season, said coaches Laura Weis and Chantel Harr. The seniors on the team who will be missed when speech resumes next year are Gavin Haut, Keelie Renwick, Dawson Mee, Madison Motschenbacher, Westin Walker, and Ian Weis.