Tigers News · Speech & Debate Wins Regional Championship


This past weekend, the Ephrata High School Speech and Debate team competed at the virtual Regional Championships.  The Tigers won the 3A Speech and Debate Regional Championship, with several Tigers qualifying for the State Championships in March.
All of the following students have qualified for State this year:
  • Austin Sween took 1st in Oratory.
  • Ben Dinkelmann placed 1st in Informative Speaking.
  • The team of Connor Middleton and Austin Sween grabbed 1st in Debate.
  • In Humorous Interpretation, Tiffany Alexander won 3rd place.
  • Keirsten Leseman was 2nd in Oratory.

Overall, the Ephrata Speech and Debate team victoriously earned the 3A Regional Championship.  The Tiger Speech and Debate team will compete at the State Championhsips, with State Speech on March 13, followed by StateDebate on March 19 and 20.  Congrats, Tigers!