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NLHS Speech and Debate wins district

Posted Date: 04/01/2021

NLHS Speech and Debate wins district

Paris, Texas, April 1, 2021– North Lamar High School Speech and Debate Team won the District Speech and Debate Championship for the 13th year in a row on Tuesday. 

Winning or placing were: Hunter Steelman - first in Informative Speaking; Heather Bright - sixth in Informative Speaking; Isabella LoCicero - first in Persuasive Speaking and second in Poetry; Jaden Brown – fifth in Persuasive Speaking and fifth in Poetry; Hannah Miner – first in Prose; and Felicity Sefcik – fourth in Lincoln Douglas Debate.

In February, Isabella LoCicero and Hunter Steelman placed first in Cross-Examination Debate. 

North Lamar claims the District Championship title for all but two of the last 25 year.  Kristi Hodgkiss is the Speech and Debate coach for North Lamar.