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Speech and Debate News

At the end of the second district tournament this year (held November 1st and 2nd), several MacArthur students earned individual awards. Those who advanced to semi-finals in various events and won medals were Jade Herrera, Jordan Bergmann, Chris Ramos, Adrian Gomez, Lynne Nguyen, Katelyn Nguyen, Anthony Garnica, Celeste Carmona, Clarissa Gonzalez, Vitoria Higareda, and Lucas Lopes.

The following TIgers won trophies

Lynne Nguyen placed 6th in Informative Speaking
Saul Orozco placed 5th in Spanish Poetry
Hilary Te placed 6th in Extemporaneous Speaking
Jordan Bergman placed 4th in Extemporaneous Speaking
Adrian Gomez placed 2nd in Extemporaneous Speaking

Colin Giacomo won a trophy as a semi-finalist and Isabella Palacio placed 1st in Lincoln-Douglas Debate.

The team is grateful to Mr. Bayouk and Ms. Whitmire (coach) for their support.