Engle, Bode Win Medals at State Speech Competition

Two students brought home medals from the State Speech competition held in Kearney on Friday.

Jordan Engle, a senior at Pope John Central Catholic High School, placed first in Extemporaneous speaking in Class D-2. After receiving first place in both preliminary rounds, he advanced to the final round and, again,  judges placed Engle first. 

At Elgin High School, senior Linsey Bode received a fifth place medal in Informative Speaking in Class D-1. She placed third and second in her two preliminary rounds and then fifth in the finals. Linsey received superior ratings during all of her performances.