Fort Dodge Community School District

FDSH Large Group Speech Team Successful at District Competition

January 30, 2014

 January 30, 2014, Fort Dodge, IA-  Nine FDSH groups, comprised of 19 students, competed at Iowa High School Speech Association District Large Group Speech Contest on January 25.  Six of the groups received Division I ratings to advance to state:

Solo Mime: Abee Armstrong

Readers Theater: Abee Armstrong, Natalie Dillon, James Curtis, Cayla Foltz and Annie Larid

Choral Reading: Madeline Ascherl and Jamila Shing-Hon

Musical Theater: Jamila Shing-Hon, Rhiannon Peterson, Emma Reeves and Hannah Lenning

Group Improvisation: Mackenzie Elsbecker and Tim Hatton

Group Improvisation: Cayla Foltz, Dalton Holdredge and Tristan Earnest

In addition the following groups received Division II ratings:

Group Improvisation: Brevin Gunn and James Curtis

Group Mime: Dalton Holdredge, Jennifer Curtis and Hanna Lara

Radio Broadcasting: Cate Hatton and Allyson Waychoff

Speech coach Lindey Krug said, “I was very pleased with how we performed at District.  The teams did a great job and I hope the students came away from the experience proud of their accomplishments.”

Members of the six qualifying groups will compete at State Contest in Spencer on February 8.

The mission of the Fort Dodge Community School District is to encourage and assist each individual to achieve his/her level of educational excellence. For more information about the Fort Dodge Community Schools visit or call 515.576.1161.  Our Schools. Our Community. Our Pride.





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