Three Speech Shamrocks traveled to Gatlinburg, Tennessee last week to compete in the Smoky Mountain Invitational hosted by Carson-Newman University. This competitive regional tournament allowed the Rocks to test themselves before heading into the home stretch of the season.
Junior Gus Boyer advanced to quarterfinals in Storytelling. Boyer also advanced to semifinals in Humorous Interpretation.
Junior Porter Hunt advanced to semifinals in Extemporaneous Speaking.
Senior Mark Hughes advanced to finals in Extemporaneous Speaking and placed 6th.