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Lincoln speech team places first overall at Normal West     Send a link to a friend

[NOV. 11, 2003]  In competition at Normal West the Lincoln Community High School speech team won the sweepstakes trophy as the first-place team overall. Individually the novice team was first, scoring 80 points, and the varsity team was second. It was the second tournament of the year for LCHS.

Varsity champions for Lincoln were Brittany Feese and Brady Gerdts in dramatic duet acting, Tom Swanson in prose reading, Katie Muck in dramatic interpretation, and Lindsey Boerma in humorous interpretation.

Other varsity finalists:

Doug Rohrer, third in dramatic interpretation

Dour Rohrer and Lindsey Boerma, second in humorous duet

Brady Gerdts and Kasey Pepperell, third in humorous duet

Katie Muck, seventh in humorous interpretation

Brittany Feese, third in prose

Brian Welter, second in original comedy

Brandon Davis, third in declamation

Amy Schumacher, fifth in oratory, seventh in impromptu

Audrey Beach, sixth in oratory

Brian Welter, fifth in radio

Tom Swanson, second in special occasion

Fay Allison, sixth in special occasion


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Novice champions were Hannah Snyder in extemporaneous, Sid Comstock in impromptu, Sonya Twist in declamation, Rachel Kasa in verse and Jill Patric in special occasion.

Other results:

Daniel Ohmart and Tony Curcuru, fifth in dramatic duet

Meri Laurence and Jill Patrick, sixth in dramatic duet

Kathryn O'Donoghue, fourth in dramatic interpretation

Brandon Rahn, second in extemporaneous

Sid Comstock, fourth in extemporaneous

Tony Curcuru and Kathryn O'Donoghue, third in humorous duet

Daniel Ohmart and Patrick Perry, fifth in humorous duet

Patrick Perry, second in humorous interpretation

Rachel Hahn, third in humorous interpretation

Hannah Snyder, fourth in impromptu

Brandon Rahn, fifth in impromptu

Rachel Kasa, second in prose

Rebecca Rogers, third in prose

Andrew Kleinman, fifth in radio

Sonya Twist, second in oratory

Adrienne Hildebrandt, seventh in oratory

Rachel Hahn, fourth in original comedy

Rebecca Rogers, second in verse

Alex Davis, fourth in verse

Andrew Kleinman, fifth in special occasion

The Lincoln team is off this weekend and will continue its season the following weekend at Charleston.

[News release]

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