HS Speech & Debate National Qualifiers

Congratulations to Vincent Jasso for qualifying for the National Speech and Debate Association National finals in International Extemporaneous Speaking. Vincent competed against the best speakers in Arizona and earned a spot to represent the Arizona District in Salt Lake City, Utah in June. “Vincent devoted countless hours of practice and preparation in hopes of qualifying for the National Finals; his dedication paid off,” said Coach LeAnn Richards. Vincent is the first student from North Pointe to qualify in International Extemporaneous Speaking. Vincent is the fifth student in six years to qualify for the national finals from The Prep. Other members of the team were finalists and are alternates to the NSDA Finals. 

International extemporaneous: 

National Qualifier: Vincent Jasso

Duo Interpretation: 

Finalist: Daniel Mena and Kaitlyn Kief 

Programmed Oral Interpretation: 

Finalist:Alexander Haw