East Mountain High School Speech and Debate Team Wins 9 of 12 Awards at the Del Norte Congress Tournament

On November 21st, the East Mountain High School Speech and Debate team competed at the Del Norte Congress Tournament. Of the twelve possible awards, EMHS took home nine. In Varsity Congress, East Mountain students swept the top four places and also took sixth. In Novice Congress, East Mountain students took second, third, fourth and sixth places. East Mountain’s Varsity Congress winners were Matt Bedeaux (1), Sofia Hoskins (2), Gina Sanchez (3), Ethan Wade (4) and Stara Wright (6). East Mountain’s Novice Congress winners were Tiffany Delgado (2), Kellen Nee (3), Isabel Weisberg (4) and Skylar Clayton (6). Other great performances were given by Emma Hotz, Katelyn Key, Zachary Hooker, Evan Chavez, Tanner Tange, and Anastasia Strader.