The Foothills Middle School Speech and Debate Team dominated at last week’s Northwest Championship Middle School Speech and Debate Tournament held in Wenatchee.
The team walked away with nine first-place trophies from the April 26 contest. Teams traveled from as far away as British Columbia and Portland to compete. The inaugural tournament was run in part with assistance from the award-winning Wenatchee High School Speech and Debate Team. Four Foothills Middle School students and one Sunnyslope Elementary School student proudly represented their team at the tournament. Here is how they placed: