OHS Speech Earns 2nd Place at Region 6 Competition!

Congratulations to the Oakes speech team on a sucessful day of competition at the Region 6 tournament on Saturday, April 6. The team ended up being the Region 6 Runner-Up for the fourth time in the past five years, ending the day with 79 sweepstakes points. The team finished with three Region Champions: Extemporaneous Speaking, Storytelling, and Serious Duo. Other State Qualifiers were a Second place finish in Entertain, Extemporaneous Speaking, and Persuade, and a Third Place finish in Humorous Interp. Other placements for the second place team came with a Fourth Place finish in Dramatic and Radio. A Sixth place finish in Poetry and Inform. A Seventh place finish in Inform and an Eighth place finish in Serious Prose. Good luck to those headed to State in a few weeks!