Speech Team Students to Compete at National Tournament

Steven Jiang is now among the group of Clements students qualified to compete at the national tournament of the National Speech and Debate Association June 14-19 in Dallas.  At the East Texas NFL District Tournament held Thursday, April 2, Steven placed first in the senate division of congressional debate.  Felix Tan, who competed in the house division, is first alternate.  Joshua Misrack, a first year competitor, was a finalist in the house division, along with Riti Santra.

The following students qualified to compete at the national tournament at the East Texas National Speech and Debate Association District Tournament held on February 26-28, 2015.

In public forum debate

Mohammad Asif and Arjun Talpallikar

Austin Tang and Joshua Yang

Romic Aevaz and Michelle Ming

In extemporaneous speaking

Samir Rahi

Riya Santra


Alan Lo and Uddhav Marwaha—1st alternate, public form debate

Rebecca Gelfer—1st alternate, Lincoln-Douglas debate

Congratulations to these students on their accomplishments.