MHS Debaters Advanced to Nationals
Mitchell High School's Speech/Debate team assembles in an uncharacteristically quiet pose.
The Mitchell High School Speech and Debate Team, continuing the legacy of its storied tradition, advanced 7 of its members to the national tournament at competitions held on Saturday, February 20. Stepping up to Nationals will be:
Joe Gebel - Qualifier in International Extemp
Shawn Boehmer - Qualifier in Domestic Extemp
Jaclyn McMillen - Qualifier in Program Oral Interp
Autumn Lentz - 1st Alternate in Program Oral Interp
Marianna Novak - 1st Alternate in Informative Speaking
Iris Anderson - 2nd Alternate in Informative Speaking
Alexis Korzan - 1st Alternate for Domestic Extemp
The national tournament will be held in June.
MHS also took the Leading Chapter Award for Excellence in Speech and Debate in South Dakota. This award is given to one norther South Dakota school for increased student participation.
Congratulations to all of our ‘soapbox’ Kernels on these signal achievements!
Gertie Belle Rogers Elementary- (605) 995-3091
L.B. Williams Elementary- (605) 995-3090
Longfellow Elementary- (605) 995-3092
Mitchell Middle School- (605) 995-3051
Mitchell High School- (605) 995-3034
Early Childhood Special Education (605) 995-7523