The Sacred Heart Speech Team made school history on Jan. 29, winning its second straight Kaysinger Conference Championship. Five members of the team were named to the All-Conference team: Casey Chappel and Virginia Vanegas were named to First Team All Conference; Kim Chmelir and Amanda Matz to Second Team; and Ari Jacks received an Honorable Mention.
Under the direction of Speech coach, Jan Bahner, SHS students medaling at the tournament included:
Elex Simon, 2nd in Poetry
Rachel Ulbrich, 2nd in Humorous
Zach Parsons, 4th in Extemporaneous Speaking; 2nd in Radio Speaking
Amanda Matz, 5th in Poetry; 3rd in Storytelling
Jacob Smothers and Sr. Ari Jacks, 1st in Improvised Duet Acting
Lexi Krumroy, 8th in Prose
Casey Chappel, 4th in Poetry
Lexi Krumroy and Casey Chappel, 1st in Duet Acting
Becky Full, 4th in Oratory
Bea Coruna, 1st in Storytelling
Kim Chmelir, 3rd in Prose
Ari Jacks, 4th in Original Works
Virginia Vanegas and Zach Parsons, 3rd in Improvised Duet Acting
Virginia Vanegas, 4th in Radio, 1st in Dramatic, 1st in Humorous. Photo submitted.