The Kimball speech team took second place at the Sub-Section speech tournament in Eden Valley-Watkins High School
Thursday, April 4. They are coached by Jody Markgraf, Carelynn Hillstrom, and Robin Dockery.
Placing as alternates for the Section speech meet were: Second alternate in Informative–Abbey Schiefelbein, and in Storytelling–Kim Fennema. First alternate in Discussion–Tashi Kunkel, and in Poetry–Eryn Eken.
Advancing to the Section tournament are:
Sixth place: Camen Miles in Creative, Alex Harter, and Blake Fox in Duo Interpretation, and Ariel Laabs in Humorous.
Fifth place: Katelyn Pearcy in Extemporaneous Reading, and Maicy Vossen in Storytelling.
Third place: Shelby Schiefelbein in Original Oratory, Caleb Anderson in Drama, Tess Vossen in Poetry, and Olivia Straley in Storytelling.
Second place: Jonathan Bisila in Great Speeches, and Holly Dahlinger in Humorous.
Sub-Section Champions: Alissa Jones in Extemporaneous Reading, Katelyn Lichte in Extemporaneous Speaking, Megan Bisila in Informative, Logan Bartholomew in Drama, Danielle Helgeson in Prose.