In The Schools

Summit High Speech and Debate Places Twenty in Harvard Tournament Elimination Rounds


CAMBRIDGE, MA - Competing at the prestigious Harvard Tournament amongst 4,000 students representing 40 states and 12 countries, the stand-out Summit High School Speech and Debate team advanced 20 Hilltoppers to the elimination rounds.

Individual achievements included:

Humorous Interpretation

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Cate Esposito - Sixth Place
James Badenhausen - Quarterfinalist
Annika Carlson, Bella Anidjar - Octo-finalists

Program Oral Interpretation

Kimberly Lee - Fifth Place
Grace Milsten - Quarterfinalist
Stefania Valera - Octo-finalist

Varsity Public Forum Debate

Matt Supran and James Cho - Quarterfinalist
Tim Ritter and Kelsey Kennedy - Octo-finalists

Junior Varsity Public Forum Debate

Angeli Li and Abby Brandt - Octo-finalists

Dramatic Interpretation

Keegan McManus & Kimberly Lee - Quarterfinalists

Duo Interpretation

Hope Kovera & Grace Milsten; Zack Olson & Erin Manion; Matt Wilson & Anne Borzner - Quarterfinalists
Annika Carlson & Alexa Carlson - Octo-finalist

Student Congress

Ben Schachter, Sophie Reitz-Bouren - Quarterfinalists

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