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Perham Speech Team takes first at Osakis

On Saturday, March 22, the Perham Speech team traveled to Osakis to compete against 16 other teams in a speech meet.

Perham took first place as a team and the individual results are as follows:

-Mike Thompson, third place (creative)

-Nick Linstrom, red ribbon (discussion)

-Maria Lorenson, third place (discussion)

-Tyler Weiser-Mathews, fifth place (discussion)

-Annika Kovar, red ribbon (drama)

-Callie Wengel, second place (drama)

-Rory Risk and Chris Knutson, first place (duo)

-Heidi Weber, third place (extemporaneous reading)

-Kayla Heier, first place (extemporaneous reading)

-Zephiran Richardson, fourth place (great speeches)

-Annika Werner, red ribbon (humor)

-Alex Wegsheid, red ribbon (humor)

-Blake Franklin, blue ribbon (humor)

-Paityn Lund, blue ribbon (informative)

-Jenna Wegsheid, fifth place (informative)

-Rachel Newville, fourth place (informative)

-Emma Sweere, second place (poetry)

-Allie Christianson, third place (poetry)

-Kayla Hodgens, red ribbon (prose)

-Sam Green, second place (prose)

Community members are invited and encouraged to join the speech’s sub-section meet on Saturday, March 29 at Perham High School.