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Forensics team has a way with words

During regional competition in February 2018, the Petersburg High forensics team placed third and seven of nine Petersburg students placed high enough to move on to super regionals:

  • Chris Jones won first place in prose.
  • Anialya Brown won second place in poetry.
  • Da’Mori Barker won second place in humorous interpretation.
  • Ethan Hagans and Destiny Richardson won third place in humorous duo.
  • Tayauna Hargrove won third place in poetry.
  • Breanna Bell won third place in storytelling.
  • Salim Mwaruwa won fifth place in prose.

During super regionals Feb. 24, these Petersburg students qualified to compete at statewide competition:

  • Anialya Brown won second place in poetry.
  • Breanna Bell won third place in storytelling.
  • Ethan Hagans and& Destiny Richardson won third place in humorous duo.

Finishing fourth during super regionals were Da’Mori Barker in humorous interpretation, Chris Jones in prose and Tayauna Hargrove in poetry.