CDA-CC & FM Speech and Debate

Toby Oaks
Coram Deo Academy students from Flower Mound and Collin County represented well in the final rounds of Poetry, Informative, and Original Oratory the weekend of Jan 25 at the Meet Me at the Mound Swing tournament held at Flower Mound High School and Flower Mound Ninth Grade campuses.  Mary Dickinson of Collin County placed fifth out of  in Poetry.  Madeline Belknap placed 6th in Original Oratory and 5th in Informative Speaking.  Congratulations to both these talented students!  The team wishes to thank Mr. Dean Belknap for lots of help in judging.
The last few months of competition involve qualifying team member competition in the NSDA national qualifier at Colleyville Heritage in February and traveling to Waco in April for the TAPPS State tournament.