Students in the Youngstown District participated at the OHSSL Youngstown Speech and Debate Tournament, at Poland High School on January 29th and 30th. With limited spots available, the Boardman team managed to place six different students in five different categories. The students were led by first year head coach, Elisabeth Miller, who is assisted by coaches Randy Nord and Mark Modarelli. The qualifying students and their categories are listed below:
Senior - Theoni Kasamias in Student Congress
Senior - Nektarios Kasamias in Declamation
Junior - Maria Serra in Original Oratory
Junior - Conner Mallery in Public Forum Debate
Junior - Chase Horchen in Public Forum Debate
Sophomore - Pranav Padmanabhan in International Extemp
The students will represent Boardman High School as well as the Youngstown District at the state tournament in Cincinnati on March 4th and 5th.