Salem Forensics coaches Brent Via and Kendall Livick share these photos from the team’s winning trip to the Forensics VHSL state championships on Saturday, March 24.
The Salem Forensics team won their seventh VHSL state title in as many years, earning 33 points over second place Shernando High School’s 26 points.
Three competitors earned first place in their categories:
-Austin Peters, Impromptu
-Kat Zamorski, Humorous Dramatic Interpretation
-Dylan Wade, Prose Interpretation
The rest of the competitors who made it to the finals, earning points for the team included:
2nd place Katelyn Barker, Poetry Interpretation
3rd place Mary Cameron Brooks and Savannah Stevens, Humorous Duo Interpretation
4th place Michael Lefew, Poetry Interpretation
5th place Ryan Nolen and Elly Goldstein, Serious Duo Interpretation
5th place Zach Staton, Original Oratory
6th place -Emily Brown, Humorous Dramatic Interpretation