TOP SPEECH TEAM IN THE STATE
On March 7, the Canterbury High School Speech Team competed in the IHSFA Sectional Tournament held at Concord High School. The team advanced 11 students to the IHSFA State Tournament held at Fishers High School on March 28. At the IHSFA State Tournament, four students advanced to semi-final rounds: Rebecca Alifimoff in Poetry and Impromptu, Aashka Piprottar in Declamation, Aliza Adhami in Radio, and Hannah Babcock in Impromptu. Hannah went on to win first place in the state in Impromptu speaking. The team, through points earned at the sectional tournament, the semi-finals, and Hannah’s placing in finals, was named the top team in Class A schools in the state.
ON TO NATIONAL TOURNAMENT - ALIZA ADHAMI
On March 14, 2015, the Canterbury High School Speech Team competed in the National Speech and Debate Association’s North East Indiana District Tournament. At this meet, Aliza Adhami competed in International Extemporaneous speaking and won the tournament, earning her the opportunity to compete in the NSDA National Tournament held in Dallas, Texas, June 13-20.
QUALIFYING FOR NATIONALS - PIPROTTAR AND BABCOCK
On March 21, 2015, the Canterbury High School Speech Team competed in the National Speech and Debate Association’s North East Indiana District Congress Tournament. Finishing second in the House, Aashka Piprottar was selected to participate in the Northeast Indiana World School Debate Team at the NSDA National Tournament. Finishing first in the Senate also earned Hannah Babcock the opportunity to attend the NSDA National Tournament which will be held June 13-20, in Dallas, Texas.