The MMHS Debate team took first at the Region VIII tournament on Saturday, February 23rd. In the Congressional Debate event we had Lesley Bahena take 1st, Chase Cook take 2nd, and Canyon Rhatigan take 4th. In the Lincoln Douglas debate event we had Demetrius Morgan take 1st, Kali York take 3rd, and Jackson Baldwin take 4th. In the Original Oratory event we had Haylie Decker take 1st, Curtis Bringhurst take 2nd, and Nicholas Brewer take 4th. In the National Extemporaneous Speaking event we had Robert Hovanski take 1st. In the Impromptu Speaking event we had Hope Anderson take 3rd. If you would like to know more about Speech & Debate and/or are interested in being on our team, please see Mr. Nothum in C 209.