Congratulations to the following five teams who went to Luther Friday night for a debate tournament: Alex Friesen & Steele Prefontaine, Chloe Hess & Ranhee Lee, Lexi Boss & Daisy Dyck, Ellie Lowe & Rachel Argue and Emma Carlson & Kai Popp. Our prepared speech rounds were on the topic "As the media, this house would not reveal the ethnicity of suspected criminals" and the impromput round motion was "As parents, this house would turn in This house would turn in their children for criminal offenses."
This event was a terrific display of active listening, logic reasoning & public speaking with great results for SCCHS.
Top Novice teams - 1st Emma/Kai, 2nd Rachel/Ellie, 3rd Chloe/Ranhee, Top Novice Speakers - 1st Emma, 2nd Kai, 3rd Rachel.
Thanks to coaches Sara Cronan and Eljay Dungca for helping to prepare the students. Thank you as well to our debate team sponsors Stark & Marsh and Innovation Credit Union.
(photo credit: Cindy Lowe)