Buford Wins Region 8AAAAA Literary Meet

Buford finished in first place with 80 points in the 8AAAAA Literary Meet, making this our 17th consecutive region Literary championship.

OVERALL STANDINGS

1. Buford – 80

2. Loganville – 47 (tie)

2. Johnson – 47 (tie)

Congratulations to the following students:

Region Runners-Up:

DOMESTIC EXTEMPORANEOUS SPEAKING – Zane Harkness 

INTERNATIONAL EXTEMPORANEOUS SPEAKING – Harry Miller 

Region Champions: 

ARGUMENTATIVE ESSAY – Andrew Humble

PERSONAL ESSAY – Max Whalen 

RHETORICAL ESSAY – Mitchell Whalen

HUMOROUS ORAL PERFORMANCE – Quinn Conrath

DRAMATIC ORAL PERFORMANCE – Chloe Bonds 

DUO ORAL PERFORMANCE – Carrianne Crawford and Trevor Dodge

GIRLS SOLO – Hope Fowler

BOYS SOLO – Jesse Hanks

GIRLS TRIO – Hope Fowler, Hanna Hopper, Karrie Bryson

BOYS QUARTET – Jonathan Ingram, Quinn Conrath, Kris Meier, Jesse Hanks

These first place winners will advance to the state meet on Saturday, March 16, to be held at BHS.

Congratulations to my fellow coaches, Dr. Tim Harris, Kimberly Staples, Joy Fowler, Emily McClain, and Taylor Greer, who prepared these talented and capable students. Congratulations to Dr. Harris, Amy Lister, and Lisa Cole for their outstanding work in organizing the Meet!