Riverside speech team places third at state

The Riverside High School speech team placed third in the 1A/2A division at the state speech competition held last weekend in Lander.

Coach Kaitlyn Miller said that the team had a great time. “I’m extremely proud of the entire team. The team has worked hard this year and all of their hard work is paying off. I’m very excited to see what happens this weekend.”

The team heads to Rock Springs Thursday-Saturday for the national qualifying meet.

Individual placements were:

•Shayli Peterson: Reserve State Champion in POI and 4th in Poetry

•Sabrina Taylor/Khloe Kennedy: Reserve State Champions in Duo

•James DesRosier: Reserve State Champion in Lincoln-Douglas Debate

•Sabrina Taylor: 3rd in Humor

•Eve Taylor: 3rd in Drama