Submitted to the I-O by Wayne Reynolds
The Conrad High School Speech and Drama team was on the road to Cut Bank Invitational tournament this past weekend, competing against 13 other teams from Class A, B and C schools. Of the Class B teams participating, our Conrad team did very well. Conrad was awarded first place in drama sweeps and second place in the speech and debate sweeps.
Individual and team awards were as follows: Erin Awtry and DJ Mecham received first place in Classical Duo; Cassie Robertson placed fourth in Humorous Solo; Chris Jensen and Ray Hough placed eighth in Humorous Duo; Lynne Spears placed tenth in Humorous Oral Interpretation; thirteenth place went to Amy Bailey in Humorous Oral Interpretation; third place in policy debate went to Megan Coffelt and Rachel Lamb; Devon Cox was awarded third place in Policy Debate.
Conrad will be hosting the Conrad Invitational this coming Saturday. Class A, B and C schools will be attending from as far away as Havre and Lewistown. The events will be held in both the high school and Meadowlark Elementary schools. Drama and debate events will be at the high school and speech events will be at Meadowlark. All final competitions will be at the high school. Competition begins at 9 a.m. on Nov. 20.