DAHS Forensics Team takes second in state tournament; several students earn top honors

The 2017 DAHS Forensics Team finished second in Division 2 of the State Tournament held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at UW-Whitwater.  Over 1,000 students representing 74 teams across Wisconsin competed.

Students compete in three preliminary rounds, and the best-ranking students in each category continue on to the semi-final and final rounds. An awards ceremony recognizes the scholarship winners, winners of coaching awards, the semi-finalists and finalists in each category, and the top-ranked teams. Individual semi-finialist and finalist honors from DAHS went to:

State Semi-finalists:

  • Jade Seeley and Margo Skolaski – Group Interpretation
  • Jenna Zimmerann and Noah Stewart – Play Acting
  • Olive Foster – Poetry Reading
  • Allison Durst – Prose Reading
  • Brynn Freitag – Solo Humorous Acting
  • Maggie Funk – Solo Serious Acting

State Finalists across all Divisions:

  • Cassidy Schnell – 3rd Place – Moments in Histroy
  • Josie Brandmeier  – 4th Place – Storytelling
  • Ashley Eisler and Emily Cone – 5th Place – Group Interpretation
  • Gillian Staeven  –  5th Place – Storytelling

 

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