The Linfield Forensics Team opened its 2011-2012 competitive season October 3rd. Four students participated in the 49th United States Air Force Academy Forensics Classic in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Twenty-seven schools from thirteen states participated in the competition, which featured eleven individual speaking events and three styles of debate.
Linfield junior Chris Forrer won first place in Open Program of Oral Interpretation and second place in Open After Dinner Speaking. Sophomore Clara Martinez placed third in Open Communication Analysis. Both Forrer and Marinez brought home tropies topped with stunning eagles.
Junior Kole Kracaw and first-year student Megan Schwab placed tenth overall in British Parliamentary Debate.
The Linfield Forensics Team welcomes all students regardless of experience level in speech and debate activities. Interested students should contact Jackson Miller (x2625) for more information.