The Harlingen High School South Speech Drama Debate team returned from their performance at the National Speech and Debate Association National Tournament held in Salt Lake City, Utah bringing home the School of Honor in Speech Award.
Students competed from June 11-18, 2016 for a chance to be recognized among the best in the nation.
Sawyer Warrenburg placed 12th out of 245 students in Dramatic Interpretation.
Matthew Canon placed 10th out of over 400 entries in Prose Interpretation. He also advanced to the top 60 out of 250 in Duo Interpretation with partner Jessica Durant
Jaime Gomez advanced to the top 60 out of 200 entries in Program Oral Interpretation
Other competitors for South were:
Christian Ingram Humorous Interpretation
Savannah Smith Humorous Interpretation
Angela Gonzales Informative Speaking
John Duncan Original Oratory
Chris Smith US Extemporaneous Speaking