Campus Players Speech Meet

Area students received awards at the MSU Campus Players Invitational Speech Meet held March 17 at Minot State University. Results follow.

Dramatic interpretation: 1Mylasha Artis, Devils Lake (state qualifier); 2Tanner Due, Washburn (state qualifier); 3McKenna Foley, Velva; 4Brice Wakefield, Harvey; 5Hannah Steffen, Devils Lake; 6Mylie Herman, Leeds; 7Ashley Fagerland, Williston; 8Madison Deckert, Burke County.

Speech to entertain: 1Cordell Wagner, Harvey (state qualifier); 2Taylor Mahlum, Burke County; 3Tamupuwa Kamba, Minot Ryan; 4Andrea Benson, North Star at Cando; 5Jaden Young, Devils Lake; 6Jacob Effertz, Velva; 7Aaron Knudtson, Harvey; Kayla Weston, North Star of Cando.

EPR: 1McKenna Foley, Velva (state qualifier); 2Melanie Bailey, Devils Lake (state qualifier); 3Hanna Stout, Devils Lake; 4Seanna Hellard, Williston; 5Taryn Gerarrd, Williston; 6Darby Deckert, Rugby; 7Erin MacLeod, Minot Ryan; 8Michael Smith, Williston.

Extemporaneous speaking: 1Darian McCormick, Williston (state qualifier); 2Hannah Alto, North Star of Cando (state qualifier); 3Cierra Bower, Surrey; 4Roman Knudsvig, Lewis and Clark; 5Lexi Kiecker, North Star of Cando; 6Aspen Lenning, Lewis and Clark; 7Evan Wheeler, Ray; 8Nicholas Helfrich, Lewis and Clark.

Humorous interpretation: 1Kayle Borner, Washburn, (state qualifier); 2Cordell Wagner, Harvey; 3Kelsey Perdue, Ray; 4Monica Anderson, Minot Ryan; 5Aaron Sandy, Minot Ryan; 6Sarah Miller, Glenburn; 7Jenny Poth, Glenburn; 8Hannah Davis, Minot High School.

Humorous duo: 1Cole Hanson and Colton McAllister, Devils Lake (state qualifiers); 2Jaden Young and Hanna Stout, Devils Lake; 3Darby Deckert and ReeAnn Christianson, Rugby; 4Zach Miller and Emily Stier, Rugby; 5Jacob Effertz and Brad Dean, Velva; 6Tanner Due and Kayle Borner, Washburn; 7Madelyn Pretzer and Alissa Volk, Rugby; 8Jasmine Swinland and Elexus Quarles, Devils Lake.

Impromptu: 1Keaton Smith, Minot Ryan (state qualifier); 2Michael Smith, Williston (state qualifier); 3Wyatt Limke, Lewis and Clark; 4Ashley Fagerland, Williston; 5Brandon Christman, Minot High School; 6Lexi Kiecker, North Star of Cando; 7Cadie Bakken, Williston; 8Brad Dean, Velva.

Speech to inform: 1Sabrina Kremer, Burke County (state qualifier); 2Liza Serhiyenko, Washburn; 3Caitlin Hurst, Harvey; 4Kelsey Young, Garrison; 5Mylie Herman, Leeds; 6Bjorn Rustad, Ray; 7Taylor Mahlum, Burke County; 8Austin Deckert, Burke County.

Speech to persuade: 1 Liza Serhiyenko, Washburn (state qualifier); 2Vlad Cherevkov, Washburn; 3Morgan Hamsher, Lewis and Clark; 4Kaitlyn Boucher, Rugby; 5Lexi Mahlum, Burke County; 6Ian Kalil, Williston; 7Danielle Germundson, Williston; 8Keaton Smith, Minot Ryan.

Poetry interpretation: 1Kayle Borner, Washburn (state qualifier); 2Hunter Webster, Williston (state qualifier); 3Ian Kalil, Williston; 4Kaylee Jacksen, North Star of Cando; 5Seanna Hellard, Williston; 6Danielle Germundson, Williston; 7Caitlan Wolkenhauer, Harvey; 8Logan Beck, North Star of Cando.

Radio broadcasting: 1Colton Gandrud, Burke County (state qualifier); 2Ian Kalil, Williston (state qualifier); 3Kaitlyn Boucher, Rugby; 4Justin Meckle, Ray; 5Kelsey Young, Garrison; 6Wyatt Smith, Minot Ryan; 7Ashley Thornton, Williston; 8Tadd Brierly, Lewis and Clark.

Serious interpretation: 1Tamupuwa Kamba, Minot Ryan (state qualifier); 2Tanner Due, Washburn; 3Monica Anderson, Minot Ryan; 4Logan Beck, North Star of Cando; 5Kaylee Jacksen, North Star of Cando; 6BreeAnn Barman, Ray; 7Katelyn Smith, Washburn; 8Latasha Dean, Glenburn.

Serious duo: 1Elexus Quarles and Hunter McKelvey, Devils Lake (state qualifiers); 2Cole Hanson and Melanie Bailey, Devils Lake; 3Ashley Fagerland and Hunter Webster, Williston; 4Veranna Bauske and Mylasha Artis, Devils Lake; 5Taylor Mahlum and Taylor Peterson, Burke County; 6Benjamin Helfrich and Madison Moen, Lewis and Clark; 7Jasmine Swinland and Katherine Swinland, Devils Lake; 8Dylan Benge and Colton Gandrud, Burke County.

Storytelling: 1Ashley Thornton, Williston (state qualifier); 2Kelsey Perdue, Ray (state qualifier); 3Cole Hanson, Devils Lake; 4Caitlin Hurst, Harvey; 5Jacob Effertz, Velva; 6Cadie Bakken, Williston; 7Mylie Herman, Leeds; 8Sarah Miller, Glenburn.