Hooray for MLC! On Saturday the MLC Speech Team traveled to Redwood Falls to participate in the Redwood Falls 2013 Invitational.
There were 21 schools participating with over 300 competitors. Mt. Lake Christian came home with the second place Small School Team Sweeps Trophy with 42 points. (There were 13 small schools having 15 or fewer entries.)
MLC had 9 entries at this tournament. No double entries were allowed.
Here were the individual results:
Rachelle Adrian 1st Place Creative Expression
Elijah Stoesz 2nd Place Informative
Caitlyn Smith 3rd Place Extemporaneous Speaking
Alex Hu 3rd Place Informative
Davis Harder 6th Place Prose
Danica Dick 6th Place Storytelling
Josh Raabae Blue Ribbon Humorous
Other participants: Ben Mayo (Poetry) and Melissa Lohrenz (Poetry)
It was a fabulous day. Redwood runs an excellent and well-organized tournament.
On Saturday the Feb. 16, the team will be competing at Mankato East.
Please check out the MLC Speech team Facebook page.
The MLC Speech Team will be holding its annual speech is a sweet treat fundraiser at Jake's in St. James on Sunday, Feb. 17, beginning at 3:30 p.m. Call 507-221-0418 for ticket information. Reservations are required due to limited seating.