On Saturday, March 5, the VHS Speech Team participated in their last speech meet before Districts. Each participant brought home at least one medal!
In the Novice Division, medalists were: Blake Bartling and Megan Cook - 1st place in Duet acting, Alexis Hrbek - 2nd in Poetry and 2nd in Persuasive, Bailey Frank - 1st in Serious Prose, Shawn Sucha - 1st in Extemporaneous, Aaron Pavelka - 1st in Persuasive, the OID Team of Blake Bartling, Morgan Hrbek, Ashlyn Hamilton, Alexis Hrbek and Anthony Vakoc - 3rd, the OID Team of Shawn Sucha, Aaron Pavelka, Megan Leasure, and Bailey Frank - 1st. In the Varsity Division - Courtney Vakoc - 2nd in Poetry; Haylee Klawitter and Madi Randa - 3rd in Duet Acting, and the OID team of Austin Burkhardt, Isaac Cook, Megan Cook, Haylee Klawitter, and Madi Randa - 3rd Place. Congratulations to the team as they prepare for District competition in Spencer on Tuesday, March 15.
The public is invited to see the speech team in action Tuesday evening. Join them in the Verdigre gymnasium at 6:30 and support these young performers.