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Congratulations to Caitlin Williams of Everglades High School, named National Champion in Original Spoken Word Poetry at the National Speech & Debate Tournament 

Congratulations to Caitlin Williams of Everglades High School, named National Champion in Original Spoken Word Poetry at the National Speech & Debate Tournament 

Caitlin Williams, from Everglades High School

 

Caitlin Williams, from Everglades High School, was named National Champion in Original Spoken Word Poetry at the National Speech and Debate Association's Championship Tournament held in Louisville, KY from June 12th-17th. Caitlin also earned Second Place in the Expository category. 

A recording of Caitlin's performance in the championship round is available on YouTube.

 

 

 

 

Original Spoken Word Poetry - presented by The Delores Taylor Arthur School for Young Men  Champion - Caitlin Williams - Everglades High School, Florida Coached by Jason AlFord 

Expository - Presented by Simpson College  2nd Place - Caitlin Williams - Everglades High School, Florida - Coached by Jason AlFord 

Other placements 

Informative Speaking - Presented by Truman State University4th Place - Tess Segal - Cypress Bay High School, Florida - Coached by Rachel West and Nick Montecalvo 

 

Humorous Interpretation - Presented by Western Kentucky University5th Place - Armaan Rajwany - Stoneman Douglas High School, Florida - Coached by Jacob Abraham and Chelsea Briggs