Three B-B-E speech team members earn sub-section titles (VIDEO)
Subsection meet held on April 8
April 15, 2021
The Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa speech team competed in the Sub-Section 5A-South meet last Thursday night, April 8, and they turned in an excellent showing for a team with no seniors on the roster.
Finishing in first place in their categories for B-B-E were Amber Stephani in Discussion, Lily Kallevig in Extemporaneous Reading and Aidan Johnson in Informative.
Numerous other Top-Four finishes helped boost the team to third place out of five teams in the final standings. Video from the team standings announcement is posted below.
1. Eden Valley-Watkins
4. New London-Spicer
5. Paynesville Area
Other results for B-B-E are as follows:
Jeffrey Cihlar - second place in Extemporaneous Speaking;
Kara Wold - third place in Prose;
Billy Tensen - fourth place in Informative;
Abbey Schoumaker - fourth place in Prose;
Tia Nelson and Isabella Graham - fourth place in Duo Interpretation;
Brooke Mercado - fourth place in Extemporaneous Reading;
Paige Klaphake - fifth place in Drama;
Samantha Baker and Maddy Carroll - fifth place in Duo Interpretation;
Dylan Hirman - eighth place (second alternate) in Humorous;
Dylan Bouwman - eighth place (second alternate) in Informative;
The Section 5A state-qualifying meet will be held on Saturday, April 17. The Class 1A state speech meet will be held virtually on April 24.