Decorah High School’s individual speech participants—coached by Molly Holkesvik, Gabriel Twedt, Carrie Kauffman, Rachel Breitenbach-Dirks, and Lyra McKnight—competed Saturday, March 11th, at Starmont School. Around 46 students participated in the contest. Out of Decorah’s 44 performances, 39 received I (excellent) ratings.
The directors shared, “Our students had an amazing day. Their poise, passion, and talent were on full display throughout the day. We couldn’t be happier with their performances.”
All-State results will be posted on the IHSSA website in the late afternoon of Monday, March 13th.
Results for Decorah Speech Performers Grades 10-12
Receiving a I (excellent) rating:
Original Oratory: Becca Kane, Jenna Hartz, Diep Doan
Public Address: Grace Blikre, Alex McGohan
Expository Address: Max Wilson, Junior Battle
Storytelling: Margret Zook, Henry Weis, Ramsey Zilka