Thirty schools converged at Central and Parkview schools in Springfield for the 61st Annual Bob Bilyeu Invitational Speech and Debate tournament on January 20.
Seven of the schools competing rank in the top 2 percent of all National Speech and Debate Association schools in the nation. Several Camdenton students fared very well, in spite of tough competition.
Semi-Finals (top 12)
Informative Speaking: Hannah Rogers
Duo Interpretation: Jacob Curley and Dylan Frey
Alexia Jones: 4th Novice Lincoln-Douglas Debate and 6th Novice Humorous Interpretation
Jack Garagnani and Jacob Curley: 2nd Public Forum Debate