Logansport HS Speech Team competitor qualifies for 2016 National Tournament

Last Updated on March 6, 2016 by cassnetwork

The Logansport High School Speech Team is pleased to announce results from the Hoosier Heartland District tournament held at Ben Davis High School on March 5. The District meet, sanctioned by the National Speech Association, is the qualifying tournament for the annual National Tournament.

The following Berry Speakers advanced to semi finals:
Kenna Achey, Domestic Extemporaneous
Alex Starkey and Lorie Flanagan, Humorous
Claire Graham, Dramatic
Jake Hoover, Original Oratory

District Finalists include:
Cassia Scagnoli, 5th in Program Oral Interp and 4th in Humor
Hayley Hines, 6th in Oratory
Jeremy Gross, 4th in Informative
Lorie Flanagan, 3rd in Oratory AND advancing to the National Tournament held in Salt Lake City, Utah in June!

Speakers Jake Hoover and TJ Caroway will be representing the team at State on March 12, where the top 48 speakers in the state for all 15 events will be vying for State titles. Hoover will be competing in Oratory and Caroway in Radio.

The team is coached by Jessica Kranz, Michelle Dials, Joyce Pasel and Chris McCloskey.

SOURCE: News release from Logansport HS Speech Coach Jessica Kranz