Speech & Debate Competes in Missouri State Championship Tounament

INDIANOLA, IA – The weekend of Feb. 18 – 19 our Simpson College Speech & Debate team were diligently competing at the Missouri State Championship tournament.

Several of the Speech & Debate team members snagged some hardware to bring back home to Simpson College and add to their resumes.

See the results from or Speech & Debate members from the weekend of Feb. 18 – 19: 

  • President’s Division Overall Sweepstakes: Second Place
  • President’s Division IE Sweepstakes: Second Place
  • Top Parliamentary Debate Speaker: Kelli Ruth
  • Parliamentary Debate (Semi-Finalists): Kelli Ruth & Jake Stoulil
  • Public Forum Semi-finalists: Lydia Magalhaes & Tegan Jarchow
  • Public Forum Champions: Joe Howard & Evan Sand
  • Dramatic Interpretation: Fifth Place, Lydia Magalhaes
  • Public Forum Debate (Fourth Speaker): Joe Howard
  • Public Forum Debate (Sixth Speaker): Lydia Magalhaes

Congratulations for yet another outstanding performance from Simpson College’s outstanding Speech & Debate team.

Just another reason why the Multimedia Communications department offers students the best of the best not only within the classroom, but within different clubs and organizations offered throughout the department.