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Speech & Debate team wins district championship

Posted Date: 03/31/2023

Speech & Debate team wins district championship

The Atlanta High School Speech & Debate team won the district championship at the UIL District Speech & Debate meet on March 30 at the Region 8 Educational Service Center.

The team took eight of the nine spots advancing to the regional competition on April 22 at Tyler Junior College.

The meet results are as follows:

Informative Speaking: Jon Kennedy, first place; Cademon Larson, third place; and Ivy Alfaro, fifth place.
Lincoln Douglas Debate: Tanner Cook, first place; Manuel Olvera, second place; Jon Kennedy, third place; and Dasia Jeffley, sixth place.
Persuasive Speaking: Autumn Cook, first place; Michael Dubuisson, second place; and Kennedy Harrison, third place.

Contact Information

Atlanta ISD
106 West Main Street
Atlanta, Texas 75551
Phone: (903) 796-4194
Fax: 903-796-1004