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Four HHS speakers advance to state

  • Speech team sectional winners are, seated from left, Chloe Thomas, Micaylen Wolf, Alex McRoy and Alex Watkins.

    Speech team sectional winners are, seated from left, Chloe Thomas, Micaylen Wolf, Alex McRoy and Alex Watkins.

 
BY TRAVIS DENEAL tdeneal@dailyregister.com
Posted on 2/14/2017, 7:03 PM

HARRISBURG – Four Harrisburg High School students advanced last Saturday to the Illinois High School Association Speech State Final in Peoria this Saturday.

Micaylen Wolf, a senior, took first place in Informative Speaking for her speech "A Book That's More Than Words."

Senior Alex Watkins took second place in Original Oratory for his speech "Falling Short of the Dream."

Alex McRoy, a senior, and Chloe Thomas, a junior, took second place in Humorous Duet Acting for their performance "Perfect."

Harrisburg's speech team is coached by Tina Mondino, Benjie Willsey, Hannah Owen and Zach Hanks.

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