RANDOLPH, NJ - They say you can't argue with success, but it seems like a group of Summit High School students and their coaches have made of a habit of debating to gain it. Lots of it.

Another Sweepstakes trophy is now on display in the Kent Place Boulevard campus' trophy case, and the talented 'Toppers brought home eight first-place honors as the Summit High School Speech and Debate Team rolled to a big day at the Randolph tournament.

Individual performance highlights included:

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Varsity Forum Public Debate

Jeff Fowler and Jack Quinn - fourth place

 Novice Forum Public Debate

Alistair Norfleet and Nora Shields - first place

Student Congress

Grace Weinberg - first place
Dramatic Interpretation

Caroline Abut - fifth place

Novice Dramatic Interpretation

Ella Szabados - first place

Hefziba Campos - second place

Anya Feeney - third place

Alexa Caplan - sixth place

Katelyn Leiter - seventh place


Ed Vela - fourth place

Duo Interpretation

Robbie Hoecker and David Staub - fifth place

Spencer Nicely and Victoria Nicely - seventh place

Humorous Interpretation
Lissette Green - first place

Anna Sullivan - third place

Charlie Zucker - fifth place

Impromptu Speaking

Ryan Colon - first place

Ethan Zucker - fourth place

Rena Gabber - sixth place

Improvisational Acting

Lissette Green - first place

Thea Rind - second place

Informative Speaking

Ryan Colon - first place

Eli Markowitz - fourth place

Ally Lipschitz - fifth place

Oral Interpretation

Ella Grainger - fourth place

Original Oratory

Ethan Zucker - first place

Juliette Gringeri - third place

Aarav Gupta - fifth place

Charlotte Girouard - seventh place

Novice Oratory

Molly Duff - third place

Program Oral Interpretation

Samantha Sirabian - second place

Maddie Lumelleau - fifth place

Charlotte Butler - sixth place