Rapids News · 3rd Annual Speech and Debate Invitational


 We are so proud of our Speech and Debate team!  They hosted their third annual Invitation (at James River) and it was a huge success!  Thank you to coaches Jessica Sanchez and Shannon Castelo for putting on such a wonderful event!

Novice Public Forum Debate

4th Place- Adam Hassan and Avery Liuzza
Varsity Public Forum Debate
3rd Place- Eli Crum and William Castle
Novice Lincoln-Douglas
2nd Place- Jordan Jones
Student Congress Debate
2nd Place- Alex Winch
4th Place- Lexi Gambardella
Outstanding Senator
Alex Winch
Dramatic Interpretation
Maria Sanchez Tucker- 3rd
Duo Improvisation
Joey Prince and Steven Hall- 1st
Lilah Mamunes and Monea Allen- 3rd
Duo Interpretation (Humorous)
Michael Sanger and Max Wright- 2nd
Extemporaneous Speaking
Jordyn Smith- 4th
Impromptu Speaking
Caden Sears- 2nd
Original Spoken Word
Sammy Cake- 2nd
Jahliyah Haskins- 3rd
Poetry Interpretation
Monea Allen- 4th
Prose Interpretation
Joey Tucker- 4th
Storytelling
Max Wright- 4th