MVL speech team 5th at subsection
The MVL Speech Team earned 5th place at their 2A North Subsection meet hosted by Loyola on Tuesday, March 28. Seven of the entries on the team will move forward to sections, which will take place on April 14th at JWP. The following students qualified for sections: Ellie Sorensen (6th place in storytelling), Aidan Thompson (5th place in original oratory), Elizabeth Halvorson (5th place in humorous), Henry Manthe (5th place in creative expression), Estrella Strackbein and Bethany Spike (1st place in duo), Claire Woller (2nd place in extemporaneous reading) and Natalie Hennig (1st place in extemporaneous reading). At sections, students will compete to be the top three in order to move on to the state tournament in Apple Valley. Pictured above are Front Row, Left to Right: Estrella Strackbein, Bethany Spike, Elizabeth Halvorson, Claudia Weisensel. Back Row, Left to Right: Ellie Sorensen, Natalie Hennig, Claire Woller, Henry Manthe, Aidan Thompson, Coach Karyn Clemons.