LRCH Debate Team Continues Winning Ways at Arkansas Season Opener 2022
The LRCH Debate and Forensics team attended the 2022 Bentonville Tigers Eye Classic this past weekend, bringing home NINE FIRST PLACE trophies and THIRD PLACE LARGE SCHOOL SWEEPSTAKES OVERALL!
Please join the District in congratulating the following FIRST PLACE WINNERS from the weekend:
Impromptu - Joie Willoughby Duet Improv - Joie Willoughby & Isabelle Elkins Novice Congressional Debate - John (Blake) Davenport Varsity Congressional Debate - Beckett McCaslin Thompson Novice IPDA - Olivia Crowley Thompson Novice IPDA Top Speaker - Olivia Crowley Woods Novice IPDA - Allie Mareen Woods Novice IPDA Top Speaker - Allie Mareen Varsity Lincoln Douglas - Michelle Gong
Our competitors distinguished themselves across numerous events. A complete list of results is below.
Andie Bailey - 6th Place Impromptu Kaedan Hendrix - 6th Place Varsity Congressional Debate Luke Beck - 4th Place Extemporaneous Speaking Kendall Cloar - 4th Place Varsity Congressional Debate Ethan Davenport - 3rd Place Novice Congressional Debate Kevin Durden - 3rd Place Informative Speaking Isabelle Elkins - 6th Place Humorous Interpretation Cameron Green/Kaedan Hendrix - 4th Place Duet Improv Ryan Sibert - 5th Place Ham IPDA Debate Ryan Sibert - 5th Place Ham IPDA Debate Speaker Joie Willoughby/Brooklyn Simpson - 2nd Place Mime Charles Swan - 3rd Place Varsity Lincoln Douglas Joie Willoughby - 4th Place Dramatic Song Lyric Maddox Hughes - 5th Place Novice Congress Amy Okanume - Semifinals Storytelling Matthew Hunter/Kai Fisher - Semifinals Duet Improv Ethan Davenport/Blake Davenport - Semifinals Duet Improv Matthew Hunter - Semifinals Impromptu Joie Willoughby - Semifinals Poetry
The Bentonville tournament was LRCH's Arkansas Season Opener and was the first tournament ever for more than 40 participating students. LRSD is proud to celebrate this extraordinary accomplishment and of how these students represented Little Rock Central and the Little Rock School District.