Summit High School Forensics Team Captures First Place Sweepstakes Win

The Summit High School Forensics Team

SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit High School (SHS) Forensics Team won the First Place Sweepstakes at the Phillipsburg High School Speech and Debate Tournament this past Saturday.  Of the 65 team members who competed, 25 individuals won trophies in the final rounds.  The SHS team featured 35 freshmen in the group, 15 of whom advanced to the final rounds.

Notable placements included:

Keenan Buckley-6th
Samantha Theriot-3rd
Allison Scott-1st

Matt Wilson & Anne Borzner-4th
Keenan Buckley & Jack LeGoff-3rd
Sean and Keegan McManus-2nd
Keller Gordon & Samantha Theriot-1st

Top non-advancing novice:  Maginnis Buckley
Zach Rissman-6th
James Badenhausen-5th
Allison Scott-3rd
Sean McManus-Summit

Zach Rissman-4th

Top non-advancing novice:  Aissa Guindo
Helen Hardiman-6th
Katherin Recio-2nd
Drew Schwendiman-3rd

Top non-advancing novice:  Betsy Ellison
Maddie Collins-5th

Top non-advancing novice:  Grace Milsten
Sarah Competiello-6th
Kira Ross-5th
Alison Johnston-4th
Alana Gartenberg-2nd
Bella Anidjar-1st

Ethan Mandelbaum & Dan Koper-4th
Chris Kelser & Yannich Nandry-3rd

Doug Huneke & Jai Padalkar-6th
David Meyers & Claire Harrison-5th
Jeff Berkowitz & Sukrut Sonty-3rd


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