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Perham Speech Team takes first at Osakis

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Perham Speech Team takes first at Osakis
Perham Minnesota 222 2nd Avenue SE 56573

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.