Alta-Aurelia Speech Team does well at District Individual Speech Contest

Friday, March 15, 2019
Front: Jimena Mendoza, Deanna Schaffer, Ellie Kaskey, Abigail Marcos. Back: Grace Arnts, Sydney Stanton, Cadence Shea, Sierra Hill, Brennan Shea. /Photo submitted by Carrie Buddenhagen

The Alta-Aurelia Warrior Speech Team had a great evening at District Individual Speech Contest on Wednesday, February 27th in Algona at Bishop Garrigan High School. Nine students performed in 12 events and brought home 11 Division I ratings and one Division II rating. All nine performers will be moving on to the State Contest on March 9th at Woodbury Central High School in Moville. Participants include:

Deanna Schaffer - Prose - I

Grace Arnts - Musical Theatre - I, Storytelling - I

Jimena Mendoza - Literary Program - I

Caden Shea - Prose - I, Acting - II

Sydney Stanton - Prose - I

Sierra Hill - Acting - I

Ellie Kaskey - Acting - I

Abigail Marcos - Musical Theatre - I

Brennan Shea - Prose - I, Radio News Broadcasting - I