FHS Speech and Debate Team places third at tournament

Friendswood High School Speech and Debate Team made up of a squad of only 16 students competed at the Kingwood HS Speech Tournament this past weekend and brought home the 3rd place Grand Sweepstakes out of 27 schools.

Individual winners included:
Elizabeth Chong–1st place Oration & 1st place Foreign Extemp
Jose Camacho–4th place Domestic Extemp
Juliet Strope & Bridget Burkhalter–5th place Championship PF Debate
Michelle Cherian–10th place Championship Congressional Debate
Will Jeffcoat–2nd place Novice Congressional Debate & 6th place Novice Impromptu
Husnain Ali–3rd place Novice LD Debate
Mikayka Mullin & Ashley Brueggeman tied with Austin Tran & Emma Heintz for 5th place Novice PF Debate
Tyler Mitchell–3rd place Novice Extemp & 4th place Novice Impromptu
Garrett Shelton–2nd place Novice Oration
Ashley Brueggeman–5th place Novice Oration

Cheryl Ryne is the Speech and Debate Coach for FHS.