LTHS Speech and Debate takes honors at recent meet, tourney

Lake Travis High School Speech and Debate team members Spencer Buckner and Allee Johnson garnered several honors at the Capitol Congressional Meet held December 3 at the Texas State Capitol.  Spencer received Outstanding Presiding Officer and was named tournament champion, while Allee Johnson earned 13th Place in the finals chamber.

Additionally, numerous members of the team earned several honors at the 17
th Annual Longhorn Classic Tournament held December 4-5 at The University of Texas.  Sabrina Savoie earned 5th Place in Original Oratory, Sara Heaslip reached the semifinal round in Oral Interpretation, Allee Johnson reached the semifinal round in Foreign Extemporaneous Speaking and earned 8th Place in Domestic Extemporaneous Speaking, Kari Burns reached the final rounds in both Oral Interpretation and Program Oral Interpretation, Katya Ehresman broke to Double Octofinals in Championship Lincoln Douglas Debate, and Spencer Buckner earned 4th Place in Foreign Extemporaneous Speaking.