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Van-Far Speech wins EMO title

Posted on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 11:11 am

The Van-Far Speech Team after winning the EMO Conference title.

The Van-Far Speech Team swept the EMO Speech Tournament, coming in first place Feb. 23 as a team with 169 points. The second place team had 29 points. Van-Far students won every event. The following conference champions in their events were Emma Wood for Prose; Trevor Winders for Original Oratory; Harley Young – Storytelling; Harley Young/Trevor Winders – Duet Acting; Sharon Baur – Poetry; Ethan Winders – Radio and Pantomine; Kiera Hayden – Dramatic Interpretation; Skylar Deimeke – Humorous Interpretation; Harley Young/Kiera Hayden – Improvisation; and Cameron Jones – Extemp. Those taking second place were Dayton Sanders – Poetry; Michael Allen – Radio; Kiera Hayden – Prose; Lily Boushard – Dramatic Interpretation; Lily Boushard – Creative Original; Skylar Deimeke – Pantomime; andAutumn Brookshier and Ethan Winders – Improvisation. Third place went to Alayna Bryan – Radio and Autumn Brookshier- Dramatic Interpretation,