Speech team competes in district tourney
On March 2, the Cassville High School speech team competed in the Southern MSHSAA District Individual Events Tournament held at Carthage High School. The team scored well overall, and Chris Hinebaugh advanced to the finals and placed first in original oratory. Hinebaugh will now compete at the state speech tournament at the University of Missouri-Columbia in April. The team, which is pictured above, is coached by Steve Mann. In the front row, from left, are: Nate Marcano, Dannon Prichard, Colby Cash, Kim Albert and Lacy Procino. Back row: Mike Martin, Hinebaugh, Jacob Bean and Damon Pueppke. Absent from the photo are: Abby Calhoun and Autumn Lawrence.