Speech Team Wins Awards at University of Florida Tournament

January 30, 2018 dbobo Blog

speech team U of Florida Jan 2018The Jefferson State Speech Team competed with nine colleges and universities in the University of Florida Speech Tournament on January 17 and earned numerous awards.

Jacob Humphries won Top Novice in Dramatic Interpretation. Rich Quarles brought home 8th place in Prose Interpretation and 5th place in Dramatic Interpretation. Hannah King and Jacob Good won 4th place in Duo Interpretation and Jacob Good took 4th in Poetry Interpretation.

The Speech Team will head out to Louisiana in February to compete at the Bossier Parish Community College Speech and Debate Tournament.

The team is currently recruiting for the upcoming competition season. Anyone interested in the Speech Team and scholarship opportunities should contact Dr. Janice Ralya (jralya@jeffersonstate.edu).