At the second half of the district qualifying tournament held this weekend at South View High School Cary Academy added two more national qualifiers. Ted Waechter was the champion of Senate and Bill Peebles was the runner up in International Extemporaneous Speaking. Other students who placed in their respective events were as follows: Matt Aupperle was 2nd in House 1 and is the first alternate to Nationals. Nate Jones was 4th in US Extemp and 5th Place in House 2. Leighton Boair was 4th in House 2. Arnav Goswani was 6th in US Extemp and Daniel Sheitman was was 6th in Foreign Extemp. Bill and Ted join LDers Puj Adusumilli and Alexis Williams and will represent CA and the Tarheel East District at the National tournament in Birmingham in June.
The Cary Academy Speech and Debate team is responsible for the content of this blog.