The LCCC Speech and Debate team hosted 9 colleges and universities Sept. 18-19. The team did very well, coached by Dave Gaer, Ami Goehring and Zeke Sorenson.
- In Parliamentary Debate, the Novice team of Stephanie Bradley and Tucker Gosbee placed third. The team of Evan Bradley and Jaella Morris debated in the finals, and placed second.
- The following students were recognized for excellence in Speaking in Debate:
Brittney Thaler, Open Division 8th place
Evan Bradley, Novice Division 5th Place
Timmarie Bowie, Novice Division 7th Place
Tucker Gosbee, Novice Division 8th Place
Individual Events, First Day
Evan Bradley and Dominic Syracuse 3rd
Dominic Syracuse 5th
Brittney Thaler 4th
Kirsten Ryel 3rd
Dominic Syracuse 1st
Individual Events, Second Day
Dominic Syracuse 2nd
Evan Bradley and Dominic Syracuse 5th
Timmarie Bowie 5th
Conroy Stout 1st
The team placed second in the debate sweepstakes and third overall as a team in the combined sweepstakes.