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13

Nov 2017
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Melissa High School speech and debate students are sweepstakes champs

The Melissa High School speech and debate team traveled to a tournament at Wylie High School on Saturday and earned the title of Sweepstakes Champions. Ten students also earned individual accolades. Justin Berkeland took first in Prose, Duo Interpretation, and Program of Oral Interpretation. Jacob Gallimore took first in Duo ...

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Speech and Debate students at Lovejoy tournament

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Sep 2017
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Melissa High School Speech and Debate students place at Lovejoy tournament

The Melissa High School Speech and Debate Team traveled to the Lovejoy TFA Tournament on Saturday to compete in an early-season tournament. The team’s interpreters walked away with several awards and its novice debaters had an impressive showing, dominating the novice Lincoln-Douglas Debate division. Team captains Hallie Crain and ...

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2017 NSDA National Qualifiers

24

Feb 2017
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Melissa High School UIL & Debate qualifies first students for Tournament of Champions

Melissa High School juniors Justin Berkeland and Jacob Gallimore have qualified in Duo Interpretation for the University of Kentucky’s prestigious Tournament of Champions. Berkeland and Gallimore are the first ever Tournament of Champions qualifiers from the Melissa High School UIL & Debate program. They will compete in April ...

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04

Nov 2016
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Melissa High School Speech and Debate recognized as top program

The Melissa High School Speech and Debate program has been recognized as a member of the National Speech and Debate Association’s (NSDA) prestigious 100 Club. Every year, students earn points and degrees in the NSDA based on competitive and service-related activities. Melissa debaters and speakers, under the direction of Kyle ...

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19

Sep 2016
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Melissa High School Debate travels to Lovejoy TFA Tournament

On Saturday, the Melissa High School Debate Team traveled to the Lovejoy TFA Tournament and improved upon its great showing from the week prior. The team returned with the following awards: James Burchett & Aaron Nghe advanced to Quarter Finals in CX Debate Hallie Crain advanced to Quarter Finals in Domestic Extemp Molly Kennedy ...

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28

Jan 2016
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Melissa High School UIL CX Debate teams are District Champs

Melissa High School UIL CX Debate teams Kim Ortleb and Rameesha Aftab, and Casey Shankle and Bailey Van Schepen, took first and second place at the 12-4A District CX Meet Wednesday, Jan. 27. Both teams will advance to the UIL CX State Meet in Austin. Congrats to all!

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