Jesters win Wildcat Classic!

The Jesters competed this weekend at Valdosta High School for the Wildcat Classic Speech and Debate Tournament. With 20 schools from Georgia and Florida, the Jesters won the tournament!  Here is how individual students fared: Original Oratory: Dana Richie, 2nd Place Novice Lincoln-Douglas Debate: Lindsey Curtis, CHAMPION Varsity Lincoln-Douglas Debate: Swagatam Das, Quarterfinalist; Emma Harmon and Griffin Ritchie, CO-CHAMPIONS Novice Public Forum Debate: Everett Stubin & Lauren Scaffiti, Quarterfinalists; Carys Van Atta & Elliott Wilner, Semifinalists; Duncan Tanner & Teddy Suazo and Jorge Navarrete & Elena Hubert, CO-CHAMPIONS Varsity Public Forum Debate: Ethan Damiani & Jordan Thomas, Quarterfinalists; Mills Rentz-Baker & Will Tanner and Kelley Downes & Abby Challas, CO-CHAMPIONS; Ethan Damiani, 7th Speaker, Jordan Thomas, 2nd Speaker Novice Policy Debate: Jack Kast, 2nd Place; Jack Kast, 2nd Place Speaker Extemporaneous Speaking: Oliver Gray,6th Place; George Leftkowicz, 5th Place; Payton Parker, 4th; Tyler Jones, 3rd Place; Franky Fernandez, 2nd Place; Harrison Gray, CHAMPION Congressional Debate: George Lefcowicz,5th Place; Harrison Gray, 2nd Place; Franky Fernandez, CHAMPIONS