CJI speech team finishes second at state
Last updated 2/3/2020 at 11:52am
By Rhonda Petersen
CJI Speech Coach
Friday and Saturday, the Chester-Joplin-Inverness Speech team and dozens of other Class B and Class C schools competed at the State B/C Speech, Debate and Drama Tournament in Bigfork.
The Hawks brought five competitors to state and all five qualified for the semi-final rounds.
To advance to the semi-finals, competitors needed to be in the top 14 in their individual events.
Seniors Shivell Norick and Kyran Neer led the way for the Hawks, going into semi-finals in second place in their events.
Norick scored two ones and a two in preliminary...