Six members of the Linfield Forensics Team just returned from a successful tournament at Suffolk University in Boston where they won three first place awards. Teams from twelve schools in Oregon, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, and Maine competed in the competition, which featured eleven individual events as well as Lincoln-Douglas Debate.
Linfield's awards included the following:
Chris Forrer - 1st place in After Dinner, 1st place in Program Oral Interp, 3rd place in Duo Interp
Stephanie Heuser - 4th place in Dramatic Interpretation, 5th place in Prose Interpretation
Colin Jones - 1st place in Rhetorical Criticism
Darren Valenta - 2nd place in Prose Interpretation
Nick Zimmers - 3rd place in Poetry Interpretation
Rachel Mills - 3rd place in Duo Interpretation.
Linfield also won third place overall in team individual events sweepstakes.
The team heads to Lower Columbia College on November 6th for their next Norwest Forensics Conference tournament.