South Winneshiek High School students participated in District Large Group Speech Contest hosted by Waukon High School over the weekend.

All of the groups receiving division one ratings will be participating in the Northeast District Large Group Speech State Contest hosted by Waterloo West High School Saturday, Feb. 6.

Division 1 ratings:

Ensemble acting (coached by Jessica Tekippe): Morgan Martin, Sawyer Breitsprecher, Madisen Ondrashek and Ben Meyer.
Ensemble acting (coached by RaeAnn Klimesh): Riley Ott, Kaelen Boe, and Alec Quandahl.
Ensemble acting (coached by Jessica Tekippe) RaeAnn Klimesh, Riley Ott, Kaelen Boe and Alec Quandahl
Readers Theater (coached by Jessica Tekippe): RaeAnn Klimesh, Riley Ott, Libby Manning, Hattie Frana, Sawyer Breitsprecher, Eric Franzen, Josie Kriener, Tiana Bullerman, Kelley Schroeder, Alyssa Timp, Angelia Hakim, Ashley Budde, Cassidy Frana, Kerrigan Upton and Skyler Luzum.
Improv (coached by Kurt Straube): Ben Meyer, Alec Quandahl and Braxton Smith.
Division 2 ratings: 
One Act Play (coached by Jessica Tekippe): Kerrigan Upton, Madisen Ondrashek, Kaelen Boe, Hattie Frana, Eric Franzen, Kelley Schroeder, Alyssa Timp, Ashley Budde, Cassidy Frana, Cristal Foltz, Danae Taylor and Christina Nesvik.
Ensemble Acting (coached by Jessica Tekippe): Josie Kriener, Tiana Bullerman, Libby Manning, Danae Taylor, Skyler Luzum and Angelia Hakim.

Freshman Speech team
Division 1 rating
Readers Theater (coached by RaeAnn Klimesh and Riley Ott): 
Sierra Breitsprecher, Ashley Davis, Ashley Kriener, Jacob Michels, Paul Hageman, Helen Neuzil, Sarah Cullen, Vanessa Hageman, Dahlyn Ott, Josie Lennon, Mary Conway, Mariah Durham and Mia French.