Wildcat Tales

Speech goes to nationals

Katie Gallaway, News Editor

September 26, 2018

Filed under News

Eight students from the speech and debate team, lead by speech coach and alumni Stef Cambra, won big at the national tournament in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. this summer. “These days are emotionally, physically and mentally draining,”...

Competitive acting: Students prepare for speech competition

Myiah Jones, Staff Writer

January 29, 2013

Filed under News

Silence surrounded her as she mentally ran through her speech. Alone, she stepped into the rooms reciting the monologue she had tried to perfect throughout the year.  Members of the speech team, like junior Jessica Ma, just completed...

Junior Class President pushes for unity: Newly-elected president Andrew Bramlett’s goals for the class of 2012-2013

Priyanka Hardikar, Staff Writer

October 4, 2012

Filed under News, Student Life

Bramlett’s charisma and personableness helped him quickly win over the crowd, but what really set him apart from the other candidates was his catch phrase, “I’m Andrew Bramlett, and I’m just like you.” On Sept. 11, Bramlett...

Speech studens qualify for Nationals

April 17, 2012

Filed under News

     After all the various speech, debate, and oral interp events were held, the following nine students qualified for the National Forensic League National Tournament in Indianapolis this June: Keegan Latham Devin Guthrie Matthe...

War of the words

Kimberly Mei, Staff Writer

March 6, 2012

Filed under News

Speech      Four speech students travelled to Amarillo to compete in the state tournament March 1-3. Seniors Brandon Satterwhite and Keegan Latham and juniors Julia Bauer and Devin Guthrie performed interpretation events...

The Art of Argu-Ying

Meital Boim, Staff Writer

May 10, 2011

Filed under News, Student Life

      Junior Justin Ying likes to lose.      “I really enjoy the competition because I like the thrill of competing against opponents,” Ying said. “I also like the feel of winning. And, believe it or not, I’ve...