Last Updated on March 13, 2016 by cassnetwork

The Logansport High School Speech Team competed at State on Saturday, March 12, 2016 at Fishers High School, where the state’s top 48 in each event vied for a top spot.

Jake Hoover was named the Original Oratory 2016 State Champion. He received 1st place ranks from 5 of the 7 final round judges. Hoover is the first State Speech Champion in more than 14 years.

TJ Caroway placed 7th in Radio Broadcasting, just narrowly missing the cutoff for final rounds by one point.

Caroway and Hoover’s combined successful performances at the State Meet earned Logansport the 9th place team ranking in the 2A division of the IHSFA.

SOURCE: News release from Coach Jessica Kranz