High School News
MRH Speech and Debate Team Racks Up More Awards
At the Ladue Novice Invitational, MRH Speech & Debate continued to win awards in the program's first season.
In Oration (Persuasive Speaking), 9th grade students Chloe Brown and Kamau MuseMorris both reached the final round earning 3rd and 6th place.
Freshman Nathan Hall and Kamau partnered to place 4th in Policy Debate, dropping to Parkway West in Quarterfinals after a 3-1 record in preliminary debates. This award marks the first debate trophy in the school's modern era.
Maggie Cusick, Andrew McCandliss and Quincy Moore also competed for the Blue Devils. Other schools at the tournament included Metro Academy, Parkway West and South, Pattonville, Jefferson City, Hickman (Columbia), Marquette, Collegiate, and a dozen other teams from eastern Missouri.
For more information, contact MRH School District at (314) 644-4400.