Verdigre OID team took home the gold at the Class D2 state speech tournament in Kearney.
The Oral Interpretation of Drama team of Austin Burkhardt, Isaac Cook, Megan Cook, Haylee Klawitter, Madisen Randa were named state champions
Stephanie Shakespaere earned state runner-up in poetry.
Aaron Pavelka competed in persuasive and finished seventh. Isaac Cook was seventh in humorous while Haylee Klawitter and Madisen Randa were 14th in Duet.