Seven entries from Carroll/Ar-We-Va and three from Kuemper Catholic were selected all-state in Iowa High School Speech Association Individual Events competition.
The all-staters all received I (excellent) ratings at both the District and State contest levels plus judges’ nominations at State.
Carroll/Ar-We-Va and Kuemper compete in the Northwest District.
All-state selections were posted Wednesday afternoon on the Speech Association’s website.
Carroll/Ar-We-Va — Bridget Cameron, acting; Maris Cameron, literary program; Aleah Casebeer, poetry; Joewie Heithoff, after-dinner speaking; Mishy King, storytelling; Sophia Polking, acting; and Brooke Reiling, improvisation.
Kuemper — Britnee Irlbeck, acting; Max Meyers, musical theater; and Kenna Soppe, spontaneous speaking.
The students receive awards; however, due to COVID-19, the annual festival showcasing all-state performers was canceled.