State Migrant Ed Speech & Debate 2017
The State Migrant Speech & Debate Tournament was held on May 5th, 6th, and 7th. The state tournament featured Migrant students from all over the State of California in grades 6-12. Here are the results for Region 2 Contestants 1st place
Windsor Middle School - Daisy Guzman, Dafne Cruz, Daniela Orosco, 8th grade
Cali Calmeca - Bryan Santiago 7th grade
2nd English speech, 6th grade, Harneet Kaur, Live Oak
and 2nd extemporaneous, Harneet Kaur, Live Oak
3rd place English speech, 7th grade, Arshpreet Kaur, River Valley High
2nd place Spanish Speech, Jose Hernandez, 9th Dixon High School, and 2nd place Spanish extemporaneous
11th, 2nd English, Manraj Singh, River Valley High, and 1st place extemporaneous
2nd English Speech Jasmine Kaur, River Valley High, English 12th and 1st English
Extemporaneous (this was her fourth consecutive year winning extemporaneous!)
1st place Spanish prepared speech, 10th grade and
1st place Spanish extemporaneous speech, Allyson Martínez, Napa Unified
3rd place English High School Debate
Itzel Gallardo, Mariana Ortiz, Lesly Torres-Bustillos and Jennifer Huerta, Vacaville High
Awesome Coaches attending State Finals:
Luz Cardona, Juliana Corr, Omar Cortez, Lucero Guerrero, José Gomar, Inaki Gomez, Conchita Guerrero Lopez, Carmen Matus, Sandra Rodriguez, Mandip and Paul Virk.
Mil Gracias to all coaches and ALL MEP staff! Special abrazos to Delia, Hector and el mero-mero de Speech & Debate, Jose Gomar.
It was a fantastic year for all the migrant students that participated!