We have some other fine folks from Team Kentucky to recognize–all helping Henry Clay win sweeps at Gatlinburg!
- After-Dinner Speaking: Irish Jenkins and Alex Welch
- Declamation: Maddie Butler, Caili Harris, and Sophia Li
- DI: Irish Jenkins, Elizabeth Salamanca, Cooper Boss, and Jillian Nichols
- HI: Cas Young, Elizabeth Salamanca, Rachael Gilbert, and Sarah Belin
- Impromptu: Zach Sippy and Evan Hays
- Improv Duo: Jade Kropp and Elizabeth Salamanca, Taylor Smith& Aditi Lohe, and Alyssa Payton & Abby Burns
- Poetry: Caili Harris
- Prose: Abby Burns and Elizabeth Salamanca
- Duet Acting: Emma Bellomy & Cooper Boss and Alex Welch & Rebekah George
- Duo Interp: Emma Bellomy & Cooper Boss and Zaynab Khan & Jade Kropp
- Extemp: Young-Kyung Kim, Henry Walther, and Evan Hays
- HI: Alyssa Payton
- Impromptu: Shelby Amato
- Informative Speaking: Hye Jee Kim and Irish Jenkins
- Poetry: Paige Barricklow
- Prose: Paige Barricklow
- Radio: Will Merritt and Tyler Gorman
- Storytelling: Jade Kropp and Cas Young
- Octofinalists (round of 16): Valerie Pallos & Rebekah George and Michael Hawse & Zaynab Khan
- Quarterfinalists: Spencer Parsons & Henry Walther, Anya Slepyan & Evan Hays, and Shelby Amato & Amanda Byerman
We have a lot of results, so this post will focus on the Final results.
- CHAMPION Cooper Boss of Henry Clay
- 2nd place to Alex Welch of Henry Clay
- 6th Place to Emma Bellomy of Henry Clay
- 2nd place to Lydia Cardwell of Assumption
- 3rd place to Cooper Winrich of Trinity
- 5th place to Zach Sippy of Henry Clay
- 4th place to Jade Kropp of Henry Clay
- CHAMPION Kennedy Nodler of Assumption
- 2nd place to Rachael Gilbert of Henry Clay
- 3rd place to Henry Walther of Henry Clay
- 4th place to Spencer Parsons of Henry Clay
- 6th place to Young-Kyung Kim of Henry Clay
- CHAMPIONS Emma Bellomy and Maddie Butler of Henry Clay
- 3rd place to Allison Laslie of Assumption
- 6th place to Sophia Li of Henry Clay
- 3rd place to Cooper Boss of Henry Clay
- 3rd place to Emma Bellomy of Henry Clay
- 6th place to Carly Crawford of Assumption
- 2nd place to Alyssa Payton of Henry Clay
- 3rd place to Alex Welch of Henry Clay
- 6th place to Maddie Butler of Henry Clay
Public Forum Debate
- 5th speaker–Young-Kyung Kim of Henry Clay
- 6th speaker–Shelby Amato of Henry Clay
- TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONS–Young-Kyung Kim & Zach Sippy of Henry Clay
Congratulations to Henry Clay High School for sweeping the sweepstakes: Tournament Champions in Debate, Speech, and Overall!!!!
Our Special Correspondent in Gatlinburg sends us the news flash of the following FINALISTS from Team Kentucky!
- Cooper Winrich of Trinity–Extemp.
- Lydia Caldwell of Assumption–Extemp
- Carly Crawford of Assumption–Radio
- Kennedy Nodler of Assumption–Impromptu
- Allison Laslie of Assumption–Persuasion
Congrats to the following Semifinalists at the Gatlinburg Tournament!
- Cooper Winrich of Trinity
- Lydia Caldwell of Assumption
- Carly Crawford of Assumption
- Carly Crawford of Assumption
- Kennedy Nodler of Assumption
- Jacob Romines and Cooper Winrich of Trinity
- Allison Laslie of Assumption
Congrats to the following members of Team Kentucky who have advanced at the Gatlinburg (TN) Tournament!
- Public Forum Debate (Octofinalists)–Kennedy Nodler and Correna Tate (Assumption)
- Declamation–Gus Boyer (Trinity)
- Humorous Interpretation–Teddy Dentinger (Trinity)
- Impromptu (Quarterfinalists)–Allison Laslie, Lydia Cardwell, Kennedy Nodler, and Teddy Monteith (Assumption), and Jacob Romines and Cooper Winrich (Trinity)
- Poetry–Carly Crawford (Assumption)
- Prose–Allison Laslie and Carly Crawford (Assumption)
- Radio Broadcasting: Carly Crawford and Kennedy Nodler (Assumption)
Hotel information for State is posted on the website, and is found below the State Tournaments main tab.
I’ve emailed all head coaches this information, also.
The Junior dates are fixed in the schedule. 24-25 March is correct.