A trio of Granbury High School speech and debate team members cleaned up at the South Plains Swing tournaments in Lubbock on December 10-11, 2010.
Winning awards at the tournaments were senior J. Paul Matheny and juniors Stephen Carver and Leah Derrington.The three placed in the following events:
Lubbock High School – December 10
Humorous Interpretation:J. Paul Matheny, third.
Original Oratory:Stephen Carver, fourth.
Poetry Interpretation:J. Paul Matheny, second.
Lubbock Coronado High School – December 11
Duet Improvisation:Stephen Carver and Leah Derrington, second.
Prose Interpretation:Leah Derrington, fourth; Stephen Carver, eighth.
The contest was a qualifying event for the Texas Forensic Association (TFA) state tournament.Based on their performance, students earn points toward eligibility for the state competition to be held in Spring 2011.