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South O’Brien High School Wolverine Speech

South O’Brien High School
Wolverine Speech

Iowa High School Speech Association

Competitive Speech Coach: Mrs. Lindsey McGill

Congratulations to Randa Karli and Tristan Verdoorn for being invited to the All-State Individual Speech Festival on March 30 in Cedar Falls. Randa will perform in After Dinner Speaking and Tristan will perform in Improv. They earned the invitation based on their performances at the State level competition held March 14.

State competition ratings: Randa Karli 1-1-1, Tristan VerDoorn 1-2-1, Dawson Weathers 2-2-1 & Shari Kenney 2-1-1.

Individual Speech Participants moving on to State Competition on March 14: Shari Kenney and Dawson Weathers (Prose), Randa Karli and Tristan Verdoorn (After Dinner Speaking), and Chloe DeJong (Acting).

The following Speech groups received a I rating at 2015 District Speech and moved on to State Speech in Sioux City.

  • Reader’s Theater: Carmen Stover, Daniel Wester, Jenna Elrod, Jessie Feltman, Lily Friedrichsen, Randa Karli, Shari Kenney, Tayla Coady, Tristan Verdoorn
  • Ensemble Acting: Daisha Dunnick, Jenna Heemstra, Naomi Petrich, Olivia Sickelka