FHS Speech and Debate finish season strong!

The FHS Speech & Debate team started our regular season Labor Day weekend. Last weekend we finished the season with an exclamation point winning 1st place Grand Sweepstakes out of 29 schools. Now off to the playoffs & UIL District.
Individual winners were:
Rachel Sims–1st place Informative, 2nd place Impromptu & 3rd place International Extemp
Jonathan Monday–1st place Impromptu & 2nd place International Extemp
James Barr–2nd place Informative & 6th place International Extemp
Carter Adams–1st place tie Championship LD Debate
Kennedy Bateman–1st place tie Championship LD Debate
Elizabeth Chong–3rd place Speaker award Championship LD Debate
Paul Birmingham–3rd place Impromptu
Elizabeth Hejtmancik–4th place Informative
Kelsey Ehrig–4th place International Extemp
Miles Mabry–4th place Impromptu
Michelle Cherian–3rd place Novice Extemp & 2nd place Novice Poetry
Kyle Flick–4th place Novice Extemp
Jose Camacho–6th place Novice Extemp
Donald Vance–5th place Novice Poetry

Cheryl Ryne is the sponsor for the FHS Speech and Debate Team. She is being honored February 13 at the FISD board meeting for winning the 2016 UIL Sponsor Excellence Award.