Speech Team

Club Description: The speech team competes in a total of ten tournaments from November through February. The thirteen competitive events range from public speaking to acting. Students who like to write their own material may compete in original comedy, original oratory, or special occasion speaking. Dramatic and humorous duet acting as well as dramatic and humorous interpretation is designed for those who like acting. Other events include radio speaking, extemporaneous speaking, impromptu speaking, oratorical declamation, prose and poetry reading.

Sponsors/Contact Information: Head Coach:  Nora McNaughton-Nerius (815-) 588-8562,   Chelsey Martinez (815) 588-8609, and Megan Leibforth (815) 588-8539                                                                            

Meeting Location: East Campus, Room 233

Meeting Time:  Team Meeting:  Monday, 3:00 PM Room 233 East Campus
Individual Meeting/Practices:  Tuesday-Thursday, 3:00 PM, Room 233 East Campus 
Tournaments:   Tentatively
October 29: H-F Novice Tournament
November 5: Eisenhower Novice Tournament
November 12: Marian Catholic
November 19: Thornton
November 22: SWSC Novice
December 3:  TBA
December 10:  Sandburg/Oak Lawn
December 17: SWSC Varsity
January 14:  TBA
January 21:  TBA
February 4:  IHSA Regional Competition
February 11: IHSA Sectional Competition
February 18: IHSA State Competition